The results are in!

High school students across Stockport are celebrating after receiving their GCSE results yesterday (23 August 2018).

The results are in!

Provisional results from across the borough indicate that 68% of students achieved a grade 4 or above, and 46.8% achieved a grade 5 or above in English and mathematics combined. A national average is not yet available.

Councillor Dean Fitzpatrick, Stockport Council’s Cabinet Member for Education said: “I’d like to send my congratulations to everyone who has received their GCSE results. These reflect the years of hard work and dedication each of you have put in, and you should be extremely proud of your achievements. I wish you all the very best of luck as you move into the next stage of your learning or into your chosen career.”

For anyone wondering about what their next step will be the Education and Careers Advice Service will be open on Friday 24th August from 9:30am to 6:00pm and on Tuesday 28th August from 9:30am to 4:30pm at Central House, 48 – 52 Wellington Road South (next to Subway on the A6) where young people can come and speak to qualified careers advisers. No appointment is necessary

For those interested in finding out more about apprenticeships and the opportunities available you can visit our Apprenticeships Store at Stockport Exchange or call on 0161 474 4745.