The top performing independent school

for Advanced Highers 2016 - Best-Schools

7.1.33

Academic Success

Polished performances, year after year


The achievement of Kilgraston girls continues to be outstanding, year after year, and the performance of our 2019 graduates was no exception.

Kilgraston exam results were outstanding in 2019, seeing girls achieve above the national average, at all examination levels.

Our Girls’ Achievements

ADVANCED HIGHER (Equivalent to A Level)

Our Girls achieving Grade A 60%
Our Girls achieving Grade A-B 88%
Our Girls achieving Grade A-C 96%
National average A-C 79.4%

HIGHER (Equivalent to A Level)

Our Girls achieving Grade A 60%
Our Girls achieving Grade A-B 79%
Our Girls achieving Grade A-C 93%
National average A-C 74.8%

NATIONAL 5 (Equivalent to GCSE)

Our Girls achieving Grade A 66.4%
Our Girls achieving Grade A-B 84.3%
Our Girls achieving Grade A-C 96.4%
National average A-C 78.2%

In recent years, girls have secured places at some of the UK’s leading universities including Oxford, Durham, Imperial College London, Edinburgh, Glasgow and St Andrews as well as some prestigious institutions overseas such as the University of Waterloo in Canada.

Advantages of an all-girls education

Latest HMIE report (February 2019)