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Connell Sixth Form Celebrates A Level Successes
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17th August 2017

Connell Sixth Form College students have been celebrating excellent A-level and BTEC results this morning.

The College, on Alan Turing Way in Manchester, is proud to have achieved an A-level pass rate of 97%, with 75% of students achieving Grades A* – C. The College also celebrated BTEC pass rates of 100%, with 90% achieving high grades.

Rates of student progress continue to improve and now rank within the top 10% in the country.

Chloe Garratt was delighted to achieve A-level Law Grade A*, A-level Sociology Grade A* and A-level Chemistry Grade A. She is going to The University of Birmingham to study Chemistry.

Yomi Olajid was equally pleased to achieve Three Distinction* on his BTEC Sport & Exercise Science. He will also attend The University of Birmingham to study Sport & Exercise Science.

Jane Hopcroft, Principal said: “These results are tremendous and the students are a real credit to themselves and their families.  Results like these do not come without a great deal of hard work and are a real testament to what can be achieved through continued effort and commitment. “

Connell Sixth Form is part of Bright Futures Educational Trust. CEO Dr John Stephens added: “We are delighted and proud to see these excellent outcomes for our Connell students. Such results are the product of real dedication and hard work from students who are aiming high. I would add my thanks to the staff at Connell for their inspiring teaching – and to the students’ families who have supported them.”


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