Examination Results

"Pupils attain outstanding results in their GCSEs, building on the excellent start they made in primary schools."                Ofsted, June 2016

GCSE

  2014 2015 2016 3 year
average

% A*/A

59 67 70 65

% A*-B Grades

89 91 92 91

% 5 A*-C Grades

99 99 99 99

% Ebacc (optional at DGGS)

73 74 86 78

% making expected levels of progress in English

96 94 100 97

% making expected levels of progress in Maths

96 93 98 9

GCSE 2016

Progress 8 Score = 0.43   Attainment 8 Score = 70.9
Percentage of pupils achieving a grade C or better in English and maths = 99%
Percentage of pupils achieving the English Baccalaureat = 86% (NB this is optional at DGGS)

A Level

Students achieve excellent results at A Level, placing DGGS as one of the leading A Level providers in Kent.  Students consistently achieve over 70% A*-B grades, with a very high number of grades at A* and A.   Students take up places at many prestigious universities, including the Russell Group and Oxbridge, with an impressive number beginning the most competitive courses such as medicine, dentistry, medical engineering and law.