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Academic Results

High School pupils' performances in national examinations have been consistently amongst the very best in Scotland for many years and we are committed to maintaining these excellent academic standards

2017 Results

Fourth Year

National 5

  • 796 exams were taken by the 100 pupils in Fourth Year
  • Overall, 100 pupils gained five or more A-C passes
  • Grade A passes were gained in 690 exams (= 86.7%)
  • Grade B and C passes were gained in 96 exams (= 12.1%)
  • Grades A-C Awards in total – 786 (= 98.7%)
  • Grade D passes – 3 (= 0.5%)
  • No Award – 7 (= 0.8%)
  • 60 pupils gained 8 or 9 Grade A passes in all exams

Fifth Year

Highers

  • The 99 pupils in Fifth Year took 495 Higher exams and passed 480
  • Each pupil passed an average of 4.85 Highers
  • A passes were gained in 357 exams (= 72.1%)
  • B passes were gained in 92 exams (= 18.6%)
  • C passes were gained in 31 exams (= 6.3%)
  • A-C passes in total – 480 (= 97%)
  • 87 pupils (= 87.9%) gained five or more Higher passes
  • Grade D awards were gained in 10 exams (= 2%)
  • “No Awards” were recorded in 5 exams (= 1%)
  • 43 pupils gained 5 or 6 Grade A passes

Sixth Year

Advanced Highers

  • Number of exams taken – 191
  • Grade A passes – 121 (= 63.4%)
  • Grade B passes – 37 (= 19.4%)
  • Grade C passes – 23 (= 12%)
  • A-C Grades – 181 (= 94.8%)
  • Grade D awards – 4 (= 2.1%)
  • “No Awards” – 6 (= 3.1%)
  • 26 pupils gained 3 or 4 Grade A passes

 

Previous Results

Academic Results 2016

Academic Results 2015

Academic Results 2014

Departmental Statistics 2017

Subject Total %  pass   (A-C) % A
Art and Design 28 100 100
Biology 66 99 85
Chemistry 86 99 76
Computing Science 34 100 85
Drama 9 100 100
Economics 27 96 82
English 100 100 95
French 73 99 93
Geography 45 100 76
German 5 100 100
History 61 97 77
Hospitality 11 100 73
Latin 27 100 96
Mathematics 100 98 86
Modern Studies 18 100 83
Music 23 100 96
Physics 70 97 86
Spanish 13 100 92
TOTALS 796 99 86
Subject Total % pass    (A-C) % A
Art and Design 9 100 78
Biology 37 95 78
Business Management 6 100 67
Chemistry 52 100 79
Classical Studies 3 100 33
Computing Science 20 90 70
Drama 6 100 50
Economics 7 100 86
English 99 97 67
French 21 95 76
Geography 22 96 36
German 1 100 100
Health and Food Technology 4 50 0
History 30 100 63
Latin 11 100 73
Mathematics 79 96 71
Modern Studies 13 92 69
Music: Performing 19 100 95
Physics 45 100 69
Spanish 11 100 100
TOTALS 495 97 70
Subject Total %   pass   (A-C) % A
Art and Design: Design N/A N/A N/A
Art and Design: Expressive 5 100 100
Biology 18 94 72
Business Management N/A N/A N/A
Chemistry 29 93 55
Classical Studies 5 100 60
Computing Science 5 80 0
Drama N/A N/A N/A
Economics 2 100 50
English 4 100 100
French 4 100 100
Geography 7 86 43
German 3 100 100
Health and Food Technology 1 100 100
History 18 100 28
Latin 3 67 67
Mathematics 34 88 59
Modern Studies 9 100 22
Music: Performing 14 100 100
Physics 14 100 64
Spanish 2 100 50
Statistics 8 88 88
TOTALS 191 94 62