Exam Results

Exam Results

Our open presentation policy for public examinations consistently provides our pupils with examination results  above the average performance in Scottish Independent Schools.

*SQA figures are percentages of presentations

Summary of SQA Results 2019

Summary of SQA Examination Results 2019*

S4 National 5

Presentations: 1853
Grade A: 72.9
Grade B: 15.3
Grade C: 6.8

Grades A & B: 88.1
Grades A – C: 94.9

S5 Highers

Presentations: 1072
Grade A: 66.9
Grade B: 17.9
Grade C: 10.3

Grades A & B: 84.8
Grades A – C: 95.1

S6 Highers

Presentations: 305
Grade A: 37.4
Grade B: 28.5
Grade C: 19.3

Grades A & B: 65.9
Grades A – C: 85.2

S6 Advanced Higher

Presentations: 300
Grade A: 56.0
Grade B: 23.7
Grade C: 14.3

Grades A & B: 79.7
Grades A – C: 94

International Baccalaureate Diploma

Pass rate = 100%
Average score: 38.8 out of 45***

***With one pupil achieving the maximum score of 45 points


Summary of SQA Results 2018

Summary of SQA Examination Results 2018*

S4 National 5

Presentations: 1785
Grade A: 70.0 *
Grade B: 17.5
Grade C: 7.5

Grades A & B: 87.6
Grades A – C: 95.1

S5 Highers

Presentations: 962
Grade A: 58.1
Grade B: 24.8
Grade C: 11.5

Grades A & B: 83.0
Grades A – C: 94.5

S6 Highers

Presentations: 284
Grade A: 39.4
Grade B: 30.6
Grade C: 18.3

Grades A & B: 70.1
Grades A – C: 88.4

S6 Advanced Higher

Presentations: 295
Grade A: 53.9
Grade B: 27.5
Grade C: 16.3

Grades A & B: 81.4
Grades A – C: 97.6

International Baccalaureate Diploma

Pass rate = 94.4% (100% for pupils sitting IB for the first time)
Average score: 36.8**

**This is those who sat the IB for the first time


Summary of SQA Examination Results 2017*

S4 National 5

Presentations: 1723
Grade A: 66.6 *
Grade B: 19.2
Grade C: 8.9

Grades A & B: 85.8
Grades A – C: 94.8

S5 Highers

Presentations: 925
Grade A: 53.8
Grade B: 25.0
Grade C: 13.4

Grades A & B: 78.8
Grades A – C: 92.2

S6 Highers

Presentations: 301
Grade A: 33.6
Grade B: 28.9
Grade C: 22.6

Grades A & B: 62.5
Grades A – C: 85.0

S6 Advanced Higher

Presentations: 330
Grade A: 57.6
Grade B: 24.8
Grade C: 12.1

Grades A & B: 82.4
Grades A – C: 94.5

International Baccalaureate Diploma

Pass rate = 100%
Average score: 35