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Top A-level results

This page shows the top institutions ranked on the basis of their pupils' A/AS-level and equivalent results in 2007.

All had average points per student of more than 1000. Smaller schools, with fewer than 30 exam entrants, are not ranked.

We have included information on admissions policy and any specialism.

Click the name of an institution for a page detailing its performance.

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Colchester Royal Grammar School, Essex FD Sc M SEL 1323.5
Colyton Grammar School, Devon FD Sc M SEL 1271.9
King Edward VI High School for Girls, Birmingham IND G NA 1228
King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford, Essex FD Sc M SEL 1220.9
St Swithun's School, Hampshire IND G NA 1208.3
Withington Girls' School, Manchester IND G NA 1205.4
Sevenoaks School, Kent IND M NA 1196.5
Hampton School, Richmond-upon-Thames IND B NA 1195.8
King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Boys, Birmingham VA Sc, H B SEL 1179.9
Perse School for Girls, Cambridgeshire IND G NA 1166.6
Pate's Grammar School, Gloucestershire VA L, Sc M SEL 1165.1
Warwick School, Warwickshire IND B NA 1159.2
Wycombe Abbey School, Buckinghamshire IND G NA 1153.6
St Catherine's School, Surrey IND G NA 1151.5
Norwich High School for Girls GDST, Norfolk IND G NA 1148.4
Chelmsford County High School for Girls, Essex FD T, Mu G SEL 1147.8
James Allen's Girls' School, Southwark IND G NA 1143.8
King Edward's School, Birmingham IND B NA 1142.9
The Lady Eleanor Holles School, Richmond-upon-Thames IND G NA 1140.8
Lancaster Girls' Grammar School, Lancashire FD T, L, LePP G SEL 1137.5
Merchant Taylors' School, Hertfordshire IND B NA 1136.1
City of London Freemen's School, Surrey IND M NA 1132.3
Colchester County High School for Girls, Essex FD Sc, L, LePP G SEL 1130.5
Wilson's School, Sutton VA A B SEL 1126.4
Nottingham High School, Nottingham, City of IND B NA 1126
King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls, Birmingham VA M&C G SEL 1124.9
King Edward VI Handsworth School, Birmingham VA A G SEL 1124.6
Westminster School, Westminster IND B NA 1119.9
Nottingham Girls' High School GDST, Nottingham, City of IND G NA 1115.4
Lancaster Royal Grammar School, Lancashire VA T, L B SEL 1113.7
Alleyn's School, Southwark IND M NA 1111.6
Tormead School, Surrey IND G NA 1111.3
King Edward VI School, Warwickshire VA H B SEL 1109.9
Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls, Birmingham CY Sc G SEL 1108.8
Wallington County Grammar School, Sutton FD Sc M SEL 1108
Lycee Francais Charles de Gaulle, Kensington and Chelsea IND M NA 1107.6
Wolverhampton Girls' High School, Wolverhampton FD L G SEL 1104.9
Queen Elizabeth's School, Barnet, Barnet FD Mu B SEL 1103.5
Altrincham Grammar School for Girls, Trafford FD L, Ts G SEL 1101.2
Downe House School, West Berkshire IND G NA 1101.1
Loughborough High School, Leicestershire IND G NA 1096.3
King Edward VI Five Ways School, Birmingham VA H M SEL 1096.2
The Grange School, Cheshire IND M NA 1094.5
St Mary's School Ascot, Windsor and Maidenhead IND G NA 1093.8
St Michael's Catholic Grammar School, Barnet VA L G SEL 1093.4
Bootham School, York, City of IND M NA 1092.9
Fort Pitt Grammar School, Medway Towns CY Sc G SEL 1092.5
Nonsuch High School for Girls, Sutton FD Sc G SEL 1088.7
Ermysted's Grammar School, North Yorkshire VA Sc B SEL 1088.6
The Blue Coat School, Liverpool VA Sc M SEL 1087.4
Eton College, Windsor and Maidenhead IND B NA 1085.8
Altrincham Grammar School for Boys, Trafford FD L B SEL 1080.4
North London Collegiate School, Harrow IND G NA 1080.1
Winchester College, Hampshire IND B NA 1078.6
King's College School, Merton IND B NA 1075.2
The Tiffin Girls' School, Kingston-upon-Thames CY M&C, L G SEL 1074.3
Dr Challoner's Grammar School, Buckinghamshire VC Sc, L B SEL 1074.1
Southend High School for Boys, Southend-on-Sea FD L, LePP M SEL 1073.7
Loughborough Grammar School, Leicestershire IND B NA 1071.8
Poole Grammar School, Poole FD M&C B SEL 1071.4
Wakefield Girls' High School, Wakefield IND G NA 1069.4
Dover Grammar School for Girls, Kent CY H G SEL 1069.4
Greenhead College, Kirklees Sixth Form College M NA 1067.4
Wirral Grammar School for Girls, Wirral CY L, H G SEL 1066.2
Cheadle Hulme School, Stockport IND M NA 1066.1
Queen Mary's Grammar School, Walsall VA L B SEL 1066
Stratford-upon-Avon Grammar School for Girls, a Specialist College for Language and Science, Warwickshire CY L, Sc G SEL 1064.2
Birkdale School, Sheffield IND M NA 1064.2
Oxford High School GDST, Oxfordshire IND G NA 1058.4
Southend High School for Girls, Southend-on-Sea FD L, RATL M SEL 1057.7
Caistor Grammar School, Lincolnshire FD Sp M SEL 1055.1
Bolton School Girls' Division, Bolton IND G NA 1054.8
St Albans School, Hertfordshire IND M NA 1054.3
Birkenhead High School, Wirral IND G NA 1050.8
Hockerill Anglo-European College, Hertfordshire FD L, Mu, LePP, Ts M COMP 1050.4
Torquay Boys' Grammar School, Torbay FD L, B&E B SEL 1049.8
Leicester Grammar School, Leicester, City of IND M NA 1048.2
Kendrick Girls' Grammar School, Reading FD Sc G SEL 1046.5
The Cheltenham Ladies' College, Gloucestershire IND G NA 1045.2
Hymers College, Kingston-upon-Hull, City of IND M NA 1044.6
Bishop Vesey's Grammar School, Birmingham VA L, Ts M SEL 1043.8
Manchester High School for Girls, Manchester IND G NA 1043.8
Roedean School, Brighton and Hove IND G NA 1043.4
St Paul's Girls' School, Hammersmith and Fulham IND G NA 1039.3
Magdalen College School, Oxfordshire IND B NA 1039.2
Derby High School, Derby, City of IND G NA 1037.9
King Edward VI College Stourbridge, Dudley Sixth Form College M NA 1037.1
St Paul's School, Richmond-upon-Thames IND B NA 1037.1
Whitgift School, Croydon IND B NA 1037
Sixth Form College Farnborough, Hampshire Sixth Form College M NA 1036.4
Yarm School, Stockton-on-Tees IND M NA 1036.3
Adams' Grammar School, Telford and Wrekin VA T, L, Ts M SEL 1036.2
Northampton High School, Northamptonshire IND G NA 1035.8
Lancing College, West Sussex IND M NA 1033.6
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield IND B NA 1033.6
Hills Road Sixth Form College, Cambridgeshire Sixth Form College M NA 1031.9
Badminton School, Bristol, City of IND G NA 1029.5
Winstanley College, Wigan Sixth Form College M NA 1025.7
Channing School, Haringey IND G NA 1025.2
Bourne Grammar School, Lincolnshire VC A M SEL 1024.1
Concord College, Shropshire IND M NA 1022.1
Clitheroe Royal Grammar School, Lancashire FD L M SEL 1022
Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School, Lancashire FD T M SEL 1019.7
Parkstone Grammar School, Poole FD Sc G SEL 1017.9
Merchant Taylors' Boys' School, Sefton IND B NA 1017.6
King Edward VI Aston School, Birmingham VA Sp B SEL 1016.8
The Queen Elizabeth's High School, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire CY M SEL 1016.7
The Judd School, Kent VA Mu M SEL 1016.3
Peter Symonds College, Hampshire Sixth Form College M NA 1016.1
Sir William Borlase's Grammar School, Buckinghamshire VC A M SEL 1015.2
Hulme Grammar School for Girls, Oldham IND G NA 1015.2
Northampton School for Boys, Northamptonshire FD T M COMP 1014.5
Radley College, Oxfordshire IND B NA 1014.4
Sutton Grammar School for Boys, Sutton FD Sc B SEL 1014.3
High School for Girls, Gloucestershire CY L M SEL 1014.3
Merchant Taylors' Girls' School, Sefton IND G NA 1013.4
Westcliff High School for Boys, Southend-on-Sea FD H B SEL 1012.2
Sir Thomas Rich's School, Gloucestershire CY L, Sc M SEL 1010.5
Leicester High School for Girls, Leicester, City of IND G NA 1008.3
Sir Joseph Williamson's Mathematical School, Medway Towns VC M&C, H M SEL 1008
Highsted Grammar School, Kent CY Sc M SEL 1007.4
St Olave's and St Saviour's Grammar School, Bromley VA M&C M SEL 1005.9
Guildford High School, Surrey IND G NA 1005.7
Bablake School, Coventry IND M NA 1005.4
Sale Grammar School, Trafford CY A M SEL 1004.3
Dulwich College, Southwark IND B NA 1003.7
Harrow School, Harrow IND B NA 1003.1
Devonport High School for Boys, Plymouth, City of FD E, L M SEL 1002.9
Woldingham School, Surrey IND G NA 1001.5
Aylesbury Grammar School, Buckinghamshire VC T, L B SEL 1001.2
City of London School, London, City of IND B NA 1001.2
Townley Grammar School for Girls, Bexley CY A M SEL 1000.5
Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Derbyshire VC T M COMP 1000


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