The number of students achieving the C grade or above in the English Baccalaureate subjects has improved for the third year running and now stands at 27 per cent, which is above the national average. Head teacher, Andy Christoforou said: This has been another very strong performance by our students and the overall figures included some highly impressive individual achievements. My congratulations go to our students and teachers. It is particular pleasing that we have had improving performance in geography (84%), history (74%) and religious education (74%). High flyers at Abbey College included: Harry Murray 6 A*s and 6 As; Rory Austin 6A*s and 5 As; Jack Schiavo 5A*s and 6 As; Samuel Mercer 5A*s and 3 As; Bryony Smith 4A*s and 8 As; Jed MacDonald 4A*s and 6 As; Alison Jones 4A*s and 5 As; Holly Brooker 3A*s and 8 As; Matthew Howes 3A*s and 7 As; Harvey Northfield 1A* and 8As.