GCSEs: Lodge Park celebrates students' achievements

Year 11 students at Corby’s Lodge Park Academy, part of the David Ross Education Trust, have been celebrating after receiving their long-awaited GCSE results today. 


Meena Wood, Principal at Lodge Park Academy, said: “We are delighted to see our students celebrating their GCSE results. They have risen to the challenge and shown great resilience in the transition into the new GCSE curriculum.


“There have been some fantastic achievements amongst our Year 11’s this year, for example, Paige Jones, who achieved seven Grade 9s, two Grade 8s and one A*, and Sharon Shajan with four Grade 9s, three Grade 8s and two As.


“We wish our students the very best for the future and look forward to welcoming many of them back to our Sixth Form in September.” 


Top performer, Paige Jones, said: “It doesn’t feel real, I worked really hard and I can’t believe it. You make a choice to work hard or not and I chose to work hard.”


Amongst others celebrating was Sarah Gunenc, who achieved two Grade 9s in English Literature and Religious Studies, six Grade 8s in English Language, French, Geography, Biology, Chemistry and Physics and one Grade 7 in Maths.


Graham Long was celebrating after receiving his results. Graham,who achieved a Grade 9 in Mathstwo Grade 8s in English Literature and Religious Studies, two Grade 7s in English Language and Physics, and an A in ICT,commented:“I am really happy. I am so over the moon that I got a Grade 9 in Maths!”


Twins Viktorija and Daniela, were also sharing their successes, with two Grade 9s, two Grade 9s, three A*s and one Grade 7 between them. 


Rowena Hackwood, Chief Executive Officer at the David Ross Education Trust, said: “At the David Ross Education Trust, we are proud to offer our students a rich and exciting learning environment that inspires them to become their confident, academic best. 


“We are delighted to see our students receive their GCSE results today. From here, they can progress into the world of further education, employment and work towards their successful futures with confidence.”


If you would like to study at Lodge Park Academy, please contact 01536 203817 or email LPA-Enquiries@lodgeparkacademy.co.uk