The class of 2014 gathered nervously in the college's eLearning Centre this morning (Thursday) to collect their long awaited grades. There were hugs, cheers and a few tears as the students realised all their hard work had paid off.
Head teacher Neil Wilkinson-McKie said: "We are all celebrating after achieving another excellent set of exam results. Huge congratulations to all the Year 11 students of 2014 for their hard work and dedication. "Thank you to all the staff and the parents for their support in helping our students achieve their full potential."
The Roseland students have performed exceptionally well once again - early indications show 82% of students achieving five A to C grades with another increase on last years A*/A results with 30% of students achieving at least 3A*/A grades at GCSE and 21% of students achieving an incredible 5A*A grades at GCSE. These results may change even further over the coming weeks.
Special congratulations go to Harry Robinson who achieved 12 A*/A, Milly Lytham who achieved 11 A*/A, Lucy Barkhuysen, Trystan Calverley, Milly Coxhead, Sean Freer, Josie McMonagle and Isabel Semple who all achieved 10 A*/A and to Olivia Brown, Ellie Frampton and Milo Semonin who all achieved an amazing nine A*/A grades.
Harry Robinson said: "I am delighted with my results. I know my head teacher is really proud too. "I would quite like have a career in medicine in the future so I am going to college to study maths, chemistry, biology and history."
Millie Coxhead said: "Really happy with my results and now going to study A Level geography, maths, chemistry and biology."I really loved my time at The Roseland and I am really sad to be leaving."
Megan Whatty said: "I am really happy with my grades. I got six As ,three B's and a A*. I will hopefully be going into a career in ecology or environment science."I am looking forward to going to college and then going on to university. My friends and I will all be celebrating with a party later."
Mr Wilkinson-McKie added: "I am very proud of all our students. They have all performed extremely well - whatever their talents or abilities, our students' results reflect their potential and all the hard work they and the staff put in to their learning."The students of 2014 have been a real pleasure to teach and work alongside and we wish them all the very best for the future."
The Roseland Community College is holding its Open Evening on Tuesday 23rd September from 6pm to 8pm for anyone who would like to find out more about the college.