Over half of our pupils achieved Grade As at Higher level

Academic Success

Polished performances, year after year


The achievement of Kilgraston girls continues to be outstanding, year after year, and the performance of our 2023 graduates was no exception.

In 2023, Kilgraston pupils continue to smash gender stereotypes and excel across a diverse group of subjects with pupils achieving well above the national average .

Our Pupils’ Achievements – post appeals process

ADVANCED HIGHER (Equivalent to A Level)

Our pupils achieving Grade A 50%
Our pupils achieving Grade A-B 67%
Our pupils achieving Grade A-C 96%
National average A-C 79.8%

HIGHER (Equivalent to A Level)

Our pupils achieving Grade A 52%
Our pupils achieving Grade A-B 79%
Our pupils achieving Grade A-C 93%
National average A-C 77%

NATIONAL 5 (Equivalent to GCSE)

Our pupils achieving Grade A 66%
Our pupils achieving Grade A-B 85%
Our pupils achieving Grade A-C 94%
National average A-C 78.8%

In recent years, pupils 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.

You can find out more about our Leavers’ Destinations here.

Advantages of an all-girls education

Latest HMIE report (February 2019)