Results & Destinations

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A Level Results

Students take three or four qualifications.

The achievement of students at Key Stage 5 is outstanding. The headlines from 2018 are below:

97% of A levels were passed
55% of A level results were at A*, A or B grade standard

These represent very high standards and give access to the top universities.

Public Examination Results 2017

Public Examination Results 2018

Public Examination Results 2019 (unvalidated and subject to remarks)

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Department for Education school and college performance tables


Each year around 85% of our leavers go straight on to university to study their chosen course. Our highly experienced team of tutors and Heads of Year provide guidance to our Year 12 students to assist them in preparing their applications to UCAS.

DHSB has an excellent record of sending students to Oxbridge and medical schools. We continue to support our Gap year students in their applications the year after they leave us.

All students receive guidance on future careers from the school’s careers team – our aim is to ensure all boys and girls are fully prepared for their chosen path after they leave DHSB.

Examples of Sixth Form Destinations

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