North Bridge House GCSE Results
North Bridge House Senior School pupils continue to achieve impressive grades at GCSE level year after year.
Our pupils are welcomed into a range of successful Sixth Forms, including our own North Bridge House Senior School & Sixth Form Canonbury, as well as the Sixth Forms of some of the major London Day Schools, including: Camden School for Girls, Highgate, UCS and City of London School.
Maintaining high standards for a mixed ability school
Top Grade 9
Compared to 6.6% nationally
Grade 9 in Biology
On top of 47% in Physics & 40% in Chemistry
GCSE Results 2021
North Bridge House Senior Hampstead celebrated an impressive 69% grades 7 or above (the equivalent of an ‘A’ or higher) – compared to 28.9% nationally – and 25% top 9 grades.
The school upheld its high performance across a broad range of academic and creative subjects for another year running, with remarkable success in the sciences: 53% of students achieved the top grade 9 in Biology followed by 47% in Physics and 40% in Chemistry.
The school’s impressive number of high grades continued across the technology and languages departments, with 40% of students achieving grade 9 in Food and Nutrition and 38% in French.
Top performing student Lara Wall particularly excelled, achieving straight grade 9s in all nine of her subjects. Fellow North Bridge House Senior Hampstead students Shahnoor Babar, Aran Paskaralingam and Daisy Ellis-Thompson were also ‘on cloud nine’, securing eight, seven and six grade 9s respectively.
GCSE Results 2020
Students from North Bridge House Senior Hampstead celebrated highly impressive GCSE results this year, with an overall 68% achieving Grade 7 or above (the equivalent of an ‘A’ or higher), and 27% making the top Grade 9 – compared to 6.3% nationally.
Regardless of this year’s lockdown, the school upheld its outstanding performance in the sciences for another year running, achieving a remarkable number of Grade 9s: 46% in Biology and 43% in both Chemistry and Physics.
Also known for its strong visual arts department, North Bridge House Senior Hampstead scored 91% and 82% Grade 7+ in Art and Photography respectively.
Overall, 44% of all grades awarded were 8+ – the previous A* equivalent – which is particularly high for an academically non-selective school.
Top performing student Lucas Chow particularly excelled, achieving nine Grade 9s and an 8 in addition to the A* he had already gained in French. Having secured the top Grade 9 across English, Maths, Further Maths, Music, Computer Science, 3D Design and the sciences, Lucas is the school’s highest ever achieving student.
Fellow high achiever and Head Girl, Soha Adour secured an exceptional eight Grade 9s and an 8, as did Edward Wright. The pair, like Lucas, both celebrated success in French, highlighting the school’s strength in languages and contributing to the 85% of 7+ grades in this subject.
GCSE Results 2019
North Bridge House Senior Hampstead celebrated excellent GCSE results this year, with over 97% achieving a “good pass” at the new Grade 4+ and, most impressively, 55% achieving a Grade 7 or above (the equivalent of an ‘A’ or higher). Overall, 31% of all grades achieved were an 8 or 9, the latter being the equivalent of an A** to show exceptional performance.
While a significant 16% of all grades achieved were a 9 – compared to 4.5% nationally – a remarkable number of grades were awarded at 7+ in the sciences, totalling 95% in Biology, 90% in Chemistry and 90% in Physics. An impressive 50% of students achieved the top Grade 9 in Physics, continuing to build on the school’s outstanding performance in this field.
The school’s impressive number of high grades continued in Maths, with 40% of students awarded an 8 or 9. 88.3% of students achieved a “strong pass” at Grade 5+ in maths and 91% achieved a “strong pass” in English.
Star student Anders Erlandson particularly excelled, gaining a complete set of nine Grade 9s. Lily Knight and Matt Wall also achieved exceptional results, with Matt boasting eight Grade 9s and a Grade 8 and Lily gaining seven Grade 9s and two Grade 8s. High performers also included Head Girl, Francesca Peluso, who achieved an entire set of Grades 7 to 9 in addition to the A* she was awarded in Italian last year.
Parent of NBH GCSE Graduate
Everything John gained at North Bridge is with him, as he goes about, it’s clear to see, but his GCSE achievement award is a great honour and beyond everyone’s expectations.