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Rosie is flying high after four A*s at A Level
Thu 15th August

Rosie is flying high after four A*s at A Level

Rosie Hurcombe will be taking up her place at Sheffield University to study Aerospace Engineering – with year in North America at Sheffield University after gaining an incredible four A*s in Maths, Further Maths, Chemistry and Physics at Newcastle High School for Girls. Talking about her achievement Rosie said: “I had already checked on UCAS...

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Three A*s for Amrita
Thu 15th August

Three A*s for Amrita

Amrita Badanahatti had a shaky night’s sleep as she prepared to pick up her A Level results at Newcastle High School for Girls today. She had been offered a place for Medicine at Newcastle University and needed to gain two As and a B (a reduced offer after performing extremely well in her interview), and...

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Bristol beckons for Miranda and Maddie
Thu 15th August

Bristol beckons for Miranda and Maddie

Miranda Debski and Maddie Brown are both heading to Bristol University to read English and History after receiving news of their excellent grades today. Both girls confessed that it has been a bit stressful in the lead up to results day.  “I have been distracting myself over the last few days with the thought of...

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There’s a doctor in the House
Thu 15th August

There’s a doctor in the House

Fours A*s for Alice. After picking up four top A* grades in Maths, Further Maths, Biology and Psychology, Newcastle High Head Girl Alice Larsen will be taking up her place at Queen Mary’s London to study Medicine. Alice  from Newcastle said: “I actually slept well – I think my Mum was more nervous than me...

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Olivia means business with top grades
Thu 15th August

Olivia means business with top grades

Olivia Dungait was overjoyed to learn that she had achieved three A*s in History Geography and Economics in her A Levels at Newcastle High School for Girls. She has more than met the admissions criteria for her degree choice in International Business with Marketing at Leeds University. Olivia said: ”Although I was predicted two of...

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It’s all about language for Charlotte Swinyard, from Newcastle, who has had her place at UCL confirmed today
Thu 15th August

It’s all about language for Charlotte Swinyard, from Newcastle, who has had her place at UCL confirmed today

Her excellent grades in Dance, English and French mean that she will be studying Linguistics at the highly ranked London university. “It was a massive shock to see my results this morning,  “I have had no sleep overnight and I had convinced myself that I wouldn’t do well.  I am so happy, especially in Dance...

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Georgia is planning on racing ahead
Thu 15th August

Georgia is planning on racing ahead

Georgia Richardson is planning on racing ahead following her outstanding results at A level, an A* and two As. The Newcastle High pupil from Stamfordham will be taking up her place on the five year course in Marine Technology, within small craft technology, at Newcastle University. The course which covers naval architecture design, will see...

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A change of heart sees Amal win a place at Oxford
Thu 15th August

A change of heart sees Amal win a place at Oxford

Amal Hashmi has switched her long term goal from being a Dentist to becoming a Barrister after winning a place at Corpus Christi College, Oxford. Amal, who is from Newcastle, achieved an impressive two A*s and an A in Biology, Chemistry and Philosophy and will be studying Classics at the Oxford college. She said: “My...

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