School celebrates first GCSE results

The first cohort of pupils to complete their GCSEs at Eden Boys’ School, Preston have opened their results and are celebrating achieving outstanding results.

  • 69% of students achieve a ‘strong pass’ in GCSE English and Maths.
  • 81% of students achieve a ‘standard pass’ in GCSE English and Maths.
  • 39% of students achieve the English Baccalaureate.


69% of students achieved GCSEs with grades 9-5 in English and Maths, compared to 43% nationally in 2018, and 39% achieved the English Baccalaureate. These results are expected to place the school in the top 5% of schools nationally.

Miss Middlemass, Principal of Eden Boys’ School, Preston, said: “This set of results is testament to the hard work, commitment, dedication and sacrifice made by teachers, students and parents. I would like to thank the teachers and students for believing great things can happen when we work together.”

Pupil Muhammad Chotia achieved the top grade of 9 in Combined Sciences, Maths and Religious Studies.  He also achieved Grade 7s in English Language and Geography. “I want to thank all my teachers for the support they provided me during my years at Eden. I will really miss you all.” Muhammad will go on study Sciences at Cardinal Newman College in Preston.

Muhammad celebrating his results.

Pupils Salman Mamsa and Muaaz Kaba also achieved brilliant sets of results. They both achieved the top grade of 9 in Combined Sciences and Maths. Muaaz also achieved Grade 8s in English Language, English Literature and Geography.

(Mufti) Hamid Patel, Chief Executive of Star Academies, reflected on the achievements and underlined the wider mission of the school: “These really are life-changing outcomes for our amazing students. Our parents, staff and students really make us proud. As well as securing fantastic grades, we want our young men to have excellent character, be responsible citizens and serve their communities passionately.”

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