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BACA 6th Form students celebrate exam success

BACA 6th Form students celebrate exam success

Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA) sixth form students and staff are
celebrating A Level and BTEC exam results today as they maintain 100% success rate for A
Level passes at A*-E or equivalent. Other results include:

  • 68% of qualifications resulted in a grade of A*-C or equivalent (up from 42% last year)
  • 42% secured A Levels at A*-B or equivalent (a significant increase from 4.2% last year)
  • 24% secured A Levels at A*-A or equivalent (also up from 4% last year).

Over 64% of students secured 3 A Levels at A*-E or equivalent grades, while 42% of all
BTEC grades achieved were the top Distinction* or Distinction. Additionally, all students
were successful in securing their apprenticeships, university places and careers for the

Each sixth form student achieved exam success with excellent individual performances

Robbie Vaughan completed BTEC ICT, PE and Leadership and Management courses and is
planning to study criminology at Brighton University.

Rebecca Hardy completed BTEC Health and Social Care and Science courses. She plans to
work in the social care industry for a year before starting a midwifery course at university.

Kieran Older completed BTEC ICT, Sport and Cricket and is starting an apprenticeship with
a local nursery.

Matthew Knifton completed A Level Art and BTEC ICT and is looking forward to starting
an art foundation degree at City College.

Head of 6th Form, James Collett said, “Students and staff worked extremely hard and deserve their successes. These are fantastic results and we are proud that more students are achieving the highest grades. We wish our students all the best as they continue to achieve their career aspirations.

We are also thrilled at the continual increase in the number of students who are choosing to study at BACA 6th Form. Offers such as our sports academies and the Brighton Digital Media Academy provide unique opportunities for students to follow their passions alongside academic qualifications, and are proving very popular. It’s an exciting place to be and to achieve!”