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Academic Success

Polished performances, year after year


The achievement of Kilgraston girls continues to be outstanding, year after year, and the performance of our 2018 graduates was no exception.

Kilgraston exam results were outstanding in 2018, seeing girls achieve above the national average, at all examination levels.

Our Girls’ Achievements

ADVANCED HIGHER (Equivalent to A Level)

Percentage with: National Results 2018 Kilgraston Results 2018
Grade A 32.3% 38.5%
Grade A-B 58.2% 66.7%
Grade A-C 80.5% 92.3%

 

HIGHER (Equivalent to A Level)

 

Percentage with: National Results 2018 Kilgraston Results 2018
Grade A 28.4% 37.7%
Grade A-B 53.8% 66%
Grade A-C 76.8% 87.7%

 

NATIONAL 5 (Equivalent to GCSE)

Percentage with: National Results 2018 Kilgraston Results 2018
Grade A 35.1% 60.6%
Grade A-B 58.2% 79%
Grade A-C 77.4% 92.4%

Undergraduate Study

In 2017, 100% of our girls were accepted onto their university course with a high proportion studying STEM related subjects. 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.

Our 2016 Upper Sixth leavers went on to study a range of courses at a variety of leading academic institutions. Click here to view our recent leavers’ destinations.

Advantages of an all-girls education