SLIDESHOW: St Mary’s Grammar in Magherafelt ‘excel’ at GCSE exams

Students at St Mary’s Grammar School, Magherafelt have again excelled in GCSE examinations. 

Following the publication of results, Mrs Gillespie, Principal, described the grades achieved by students as “truly remarkable” and reported that 99% of students achieved A*-C grades in at least 7 subjects, including English and Mathematics.  An impressive 65% of all grades were A*-A. 

Students from St Mary's Grammar School Magherafelt who obtained 8 grade A's or more at GCSE level.INMM3516-335

Students from St Mary's Grammar School Magherafelt who obtained 8 grade A's or more at GCSE level.INMM3516-335

Expressing her pride in students, Mrs Gillespie commented: “It is always gratifying to see our young people achieve the success they so richly deserve. 

“The hard work and commitment of students, the expertise and guidance of staff, and the support and encouragement of parents and guardians have all contributed to such excellent examination outcomes. 

“I congratulate and commend everyone involved.  As they begin the next important stage in their lives, I would advise students to maintain their focus and motivation as they pursue future goals and ambitions.”