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.

Summary of SQA Results 2018

*SQA figures are percentages of presentations

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


Summary of SQA Examination Results 2016*

S4 National 5

Presentations: 1687
Grade A: 69.8 *
Grade B: 17.9
Grade C: 8.2

Grades A & B: 87.7
Grades A – C: 95.9

* A Band 1 = 23.1%

S5 Highers

Presentations: 993
Grade A: 56.0
Grade B: 23.8
Grade C: 13.8

Grades A & B: 79.8
Grades A – C: 93.6

S6 Highers

Presentations: 316
Grade A: 32.6
Grade B: 31.3
Grade C: 21.2

Grades A & B: 63.9
Grades A – C: 85.1

S6 Advanced Higher

Presentations: 298
Grade A: 50.3
Grade B: 25.8
Grade C: 17.8

Grades A & B: 76.2
Grades A – C: 94.0

International Baccalaureate Diploma

Pass rate = 89%
Average score: 34


Summary of SQA Examination Results 2015*

S4 National 5

Presentations: 1556
Grade A: 66.5 *
Grade B: 19.4
Grade C: 8.2

Grades A & B: 85.9
Grades A – C: 94.1

* 23.3% A Band 1

S4 Intermediate 2

Presentations: 171
Grade A: 56.7 **
Grade B: 28.7
Grade C: 12.3

Grades A & B: 85.4
Grades A – C: 97.7

** 16.5% A Band 1

S5 Highers (combined)

Presentations: 1013
Grade A: 48.7
Grade B: 24.9
Grade C: 17.0

Grades A & B: 73.5
Grades A – C: 90.5

 

S5 Highers (Unrevised)

Presentations: 959
Grade A: 48.0
Grade B: 25.1
Grade C: 17.1

Grades A & B: 73.1
Grades A – C: 90.2

 

S5 Highers (Revised)

Presentations: 54
Grade A: 61.1
Grade B: 20.4
Grade C: 14.8

Grades A & B: 81.5
Grades A – C: 96.3

S6 Highers (combined)

Presentations: 344
Grade A: 27.0
Grade B: 33.7
Grade C: 26.2

Grades A & B: 60.7
Grades A – C: 86.9

S6 Highers (Unrevised)

Presentations: 332
Grade A: 27.1
Grade B: 34.0
Grade C: 26.5

Grades A & B: 61.1
Grades A – C: 87.7

S6 Highers (Revised)

Presentations: 12
Grade A: 25.0
Grade B: 25.0
Grade C: 16.7

Grades A & B: 50.0
Grades A – C: 66.7

S6 Advanced Higher

Presentations: 306
Grade A: 58.8
Grade B: 20.9
Grade C: 16.3

Grades A & B: 79.7
Grades A – C: 96.1

 
International Baccalaureate Diploma

Pass rate = 100%
Average score: 36


Summary of SQA Examination Results 2014*

S4 Intermediate 1

Grade A: 52.8
Grade B: 27.8
Grade C: 16.7

Grades A & B: 80.6
Grades A – C: 97.2

 

S4 Intermediate 1

Grade A: 52.8
Grade B: 27.8
Grade C: 16.7

Grades A & B: 80.6
Grades A – C: 97.2

 

S4 National 5

Grade A: 59.4
Grade B: 19.2
Grade C: 9.9

Grades A & B: 78.3
Grades A – C: 88.2

 

S4 Intermediate 2

Grade A: 63.4
Grade B: 21.4
Grade C: 10.4

Grades A & B: 84.8
Grades A – C: 95.2

 

S5 Highers

Grade A: 54.2
Grade B: 24.9
Grade C: 12.9

Grades A & B: 79.1
Grades A – C: 92.1

S6 Highers

Grade A: 32.3
Grade B: 30.8
Grade C: 20.8

Grades A & B: 63.1
Grades A – C: 84.0

S6 Advanced Higher

Grade A: 54.8
Grade B: 23.5
Grade C: 14.6

Grades A & B: 78.3
Grades A – C: 92.9

 
 
 
A Level Art & Design

Presentations = 19
Grade A*: 0
Grade A: 5
Grade B: 8
Grade C: 6

AS Level Art & Design

Presentations = 19
Grade A: 2
Grade B: 8
Grade C: 6
Grade D: 3

GCSE Art & Design

Presentations = 80
Grade A*: 3
Grade A: 22
Grade B: 44
Grade C: 10
Grade D: 1

A Level Music

Presentations = 2
Grade B: 2

AS Level Music

Presentations = 2
Grade B: 1
Grade C: 1

International Baccalaureate Diploma

Pass rate = 100%
Average score: 36


Summary of SQA Examination Results 2013 (post-appeal)*

S4 Standard Grade

Grade 1: 62.3
Grade 2: 20.8
Grade 3: 12.4

Grades 1 & 2: 83.1
Grades 1 – 3: 95.5

 

S4 Intermediate 2

Grade A: 78.6
Grade B: 14.9
Grade C: 4.9

Grades A & B: 93.5
Grades A – C: 98.5

 

S5 Highers

Grade A: 54.6
Grade B: 24.1
Grade C: 14.4

Grades A & B: 78.7
Grades A – C: 93.1

 

S6 Highers

Grade A: 31.0
Grade B: 26.4
Grade C: 23.8

Grades A & B: 57.4
Grades A – C: 81.2

 

S6 Advanced Higher

Grade A: 58.1
Grade B: 25.1
Grade C: 11.9

Grades A & B: 83.2
Grades A – C: 95.1

A Level Art

Presentations = 5
Grade A*: 2
Grade A: 3
Grade B: 0
Grade C: 0

AS Level Art

Presentations = 23
Grade A: 6
Grade B: 10
Grade C: 7

GCSE Art

Presentations = 60
Grade A*: 9
Grade A: 15
Grade B: 26
Grade C: 9
Grade D: 1

A Level Music

Presentations = 2
Grade A*: 1

AS Level Music

Presentations = 6
Grade A: 4
Grade B: 2
Grade C: 

International Baccalaureate Diploma

Pass rate = 100%
Average score: 35.6


Summary of SQA Examination Results 2012 (post-appeal)*

S4 Standard Grade

Grade 1: 52.8
Grade 2: 31.1
Grade 3: 12.9

Grades 1 & 2: 83.9
Grades 1 - 3: 96.8

 

S4 Intermediate 2

Grade A: 75.2
Grade B: 16.1
Grade C: 6.9

Grades A & B: 91.3
Grades A – C: 98.2

 

S5 Highers

Grade A: 58.6
Grade B: 23.3
Grade C: 12.0

Grades A & B: 81.9
Grades A – C: 93.9

 

S6 Highers

Grade A: 34.7
Grade B: 25.9
Grade C: 23.2

Grades A & B: 60.6
Grades A – C: 83.8

S6 Advanced Higher

Grade A: 60.1
Grade B: 25.9
Grade C: 11.3

Grades A & B: 86.0
Grades A – C: 97.3

 

A Level Art

Presentations = 19
Grade A*: 6
Grade A: 6
Grade B: 6
Grade C: 1

AS Level Art

Presentations = 20
Grade A: 9
Grade B:  6
Grade C: 5

GCSE Art

Presentations = 66
Grade A*: 9
Grade A: 18
Grade B: 30
Grade C: 9

A Level Music

Presentations = 3
Grade A: 3

AS Level Music

Presentations = 4
Grade A: 3
Grade B: 0
Grade C: 1


Summary of SQA Examination Results 2011 (post-appeal)*

S4 Standard Grade

Grade 1: 63
Grade 2: 21.6
Grade 3: 13.4

Grades 1 & 2: 84.6
Grades 1 - 3: 98

 

S4 Intermediate 2

Grade A: 74.3
Grade B: 16.2
Grade C: 6.4

Grades A & B: 90.5
Grades A – C: 96.9

 

S5 Highers

Grade A: 55.1
Grade B: 24.9
Grade C: 13.6

Grades A & B: 80
Grades A – C: 93.6

 

S6 Highers

Grade A: 23.4
Grade B: 33.8
Grade C: 27.0

Grades A & B: 57.2
Grades A – C: 84.2

S6 Advanced Higher

Grade A: 54.4
Grade B: 26.8
Grade C: 13.2

Grades A & B: 81.2
Grades A – C: 94.4

 

A Level Art

Presentations = 11
Grade A*: 4
Grade A: 4
Grades B: 2
Grades C: 1

AS Level Art

Presentations = 44
Grade A: 19
Grade B:  18
Grades C: 5
Grades D: 2

GCSE Art

Presentations = 57
Grade A*: 7
Grade A: 19
Grades B: 23
Grades C: 7
Grade D: 0          Grade E: 1

A Level Music

Presentations = 5
Grade A: 3
Grades B: 1
Grade C: 1

AS Level Music

Presentations = 3
Grade A: 3


Summary of SQA Examination Results 2010 (post-appeal)*

S4 Standard Grade

Grade 1: 56.1
Grade 2: 25.9
Grade 3: 12.4

Grades 1 & 2: 82.0
Grades 1 - 3: 94.4

 

S4 Intermediate 2

Grade A: 70.7
Grade B: 18.9
Grade C: 8.1

Grades A & B: 89.6
Grades A – C: 97.

 

S5 Highers

Grade A: 55.2
Grade B: 22.5
Grade C: 15.6

Grades A & B: 77.7
Grades A – C: 93.3

 

S6 Highers

Grade A: 17.4
Grade B: 25.9
Grade C: 26.8

Grades A & B: 43.3
Grades A – C: 70.1

S6 Advanced Higher

Grade A: 52.6
Grade B: 19.9
Grade C: 16.0

Grades A & B: 72.5
Grades A – C: 88.5

 

A Level Art

Presentations = 17
Grade A*: 3
Grade A: 5
Grades B: 5
Grades C: 4

AS Level Art

Presentations = 28
Grade A: 15
Grade B:  7
Grades C: 4
Grades D: 2

GCSE Art

Presentations = 88
Grade A*: 7
Grade A: 31
Grades B: 32
Grades C: 16
Grade D: 2

A Level Music

Presentations = 4
Grade A: 1
Grades B: 3

AS Level Music

Presentations = 6
Grade A: 4
Grades B: 1