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Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust will be in school on Friday, 16th September 2016 and will be available to answer/discuss and health concerns students may have, during break and lunchtime. Open to all year groups.
Forms and payment need to be completed by Friday 16th September.
Once this date has passed any spaces left will be opened up to all new applicants and reserves. These places will then be allocated on a first come, first serve basis.
Once again Nether Stowe report a very successful set of results for their sixth form students with everyone achieving passes at A level or vocational qualification. Every student who wishes to go to university has gained a place. Ruth Poppleton Head Teacher said "I am really pleased with these results, which in many subjects are up on last year, despite changes to the qualifications designed to make them harder. I am really pleased for the students, who worked so hard to achieve these results. We are very proud of them and wish them every success for the future . There were some fantastic individual achievements with Tara Best gaining 3 A grades in Chemistry, Geography and Maths, Natalie Bialasinska gaining an A in Polish , Distinction* in Health and Social care and high grades in Psychology and Economics. Other high achieving students at A level were Rebecca Hutchings, Matthew Lovell and Leika Nell.
Nether Stowe tries to ensure that students are placed on appropriate courses post 16 and values vocational qualification, which count as A Level equivalents. Every one of their pupils who studied Btec Business Studies and Health and Social Care achieved a distinction* and a number of students came away with this top grade in both subjects including; Georga Steerment, Eleanor Wickham, Emily Allen, Katie Bayliss, Jodie Marie Butler, Georgia Dixon and Nathan Harding.
Sian Smith Head of Sixth Form said "they were a great year group, always willing to get involved in school activities and a great support to each other. I know they were really grateful for the care and support of all their teachers. Most of the students are now going on to university or high quality apprenticeships that will lead to long lasting careers"
Tara Best who is now going to Manchester to read Chemistry was overjoyed with her results, achieving 3 A grades said “I am very pleased with these results. My hard work has paid off. I’ve done hours and hours of revision and worked hard all year and it has paid off”. Natalie Bialasinka said “these results reflect my determination and hard work and the fantastic support of my teachers”.
Emily Allen who took a year out after her GCSEs to go to college was delighted with her results saying “I’m so happy I returned to Nether Stowe to complete my A levels. A big thank you to all my teachers who guided and supported me throughout my time at the school.”