Exam Results

Our focus on subject passion and academic excellence, underpinned by outstanding pastoral care and support, means that NLCS is consistently in the top five schools nationally for all qualifications. Uniquely for a London school, we offer a diverse curriculum which means that girls can study the International Baccalaureate or take a combination of 3 or 4 A Level or Pre-U subjects. 

GCSE Results 2019

This year we celebrated our best ever GCSE results. 

In the first year that the majority of GCSEs were graded using the new 9-1 scale, an outstanding 66 per cent of NLCS entries were awarded grade 9 and 89 per cent received grades 9/8.

An amazing 29 North Londoners achieved a clean sweep of 10 or more top grade 9s.

Some 76 students are celebrating a mixture of 10 or more GCSE grades 9/8 and IGCSE A* grades.

NLCS girls achieved top GCSE results across arts, humanities, modern foreign languages and STEM.  In a number of subject areas, 100 per cent of students were awarded 9/8 grades.

A Level  and Pre-U Results 2019

We are proudly celebrating another year of excellent A Level and Pre-U results, with over 30% results awarded A* and over 70% A*-A. 

IB Results 2019

We had another superb set of IB results in July with an average point score of 41, and three of our students gaining the maximum score of 45 points, something usually only achieved by around 150 students out of 160,000 candidates across the globe, placing us once more among the best IB schools in the world.

 

2018 Exam results

GCSE

Over 87% of entries were graded A*, and over 97% of entries were graded A* or A.

A LEVEL AND PRE U RESULTS

45% of entries were awarded A* (or the equivalent at Pre-U or IB).

86% of entries were awarded A* to A (or equivalent).

IB DIPLOMA RESULTS

Our students gained an average point score of 37.7 points, typically placing our students in the top 4% of students worldwide. 

2017 Exam Results

GCSE

Over 86% of entries were graded A*, and over 98% of entries were graded A* or A.

A LEVEL AND PRE U RESULTS

43% of entries were awarded A* (or the equivalent at Pre-U or IB).

80% of entries were awarded A* to A (or equivalent).

IB DIPLOMA RESULTS

Our students gained an average point score of 42.4 points, typically placing our students in the top 4% of students worldwide. This is the twelfth year in a row that the average point score attained by our students has exceeded 40 points.

4 girls gained the maximum score of 45 points, something achieved by only around 150 students out of 60,000 internationally.

2016 Exam Results

GCSE

Over 85% of entries were graded A*, and over 98% of entries were graded A* or A.

55 students (over half the year group) gained straight top grades, and 75 girls gained 9 or more top grades.

A Level and Pre U Results

46% of entries were awarded A* (or the equivalent at Pre-U or IB).

87% of entries were awarded A* to A (or equivalent).

96% of entries were awarded A* to B (or equivalent).

IB Diploma Results

Our students gained an average point score of 41.7 points, typically placing our students in the top 4% of students worldwide. This is the eleventh year in a row that the average point score attained by our students has exceeded 40 points.

 The IB Higher level scores were particularly impressive:

  • 57% of all Higher Level entries were graded 7 (equivalent to A* at A-level)
  • 91% of all Higher Level entries were graded either 7 or 6 (equivalent to A*/A at A-level)

5 girls gained the maximum score of 45 points, something achieved by only around 150 students out of 60,000 internationally.