Academic Success


Devonport High School for Boys is proud to be an academic school dedicated to supporting students in securing places at leading universities and in fulfilling careers.

Students typically leave DHSB with three or four A levels and ten GCSEs. Many students enjoy further success, for example in Oxbridge and medical entrance examinations or through a wealth of subject competitions where we compete from regional to international level.

Our teachers are passionate subject experts who challenge and inspire students to expand their horizons for future learning.

GCSE Headlines 2018

Progress 8: +0.07

Attainment 8: 68.3

Percentage grade 5 and above in English and Maths: 93%

EBacc average points score: 6.04

Key links

Public Examination Results 2017 (unvalidated)

Public Examination Results 2018 (unvalidated)

Public Examination Results 2019 (unvalidated)

Department for Education school and college performance tablesĀ (unvalidated data)