Thousands of school pupils will get their GCSE resultstoday.
At the Carlisle Richard Rose Central Academy around 40% of students achieving 5 GCSEs A*–C including English and Maths.
This is an unprecedented performance in the Academy’s four year history and that of its predecessor schools.
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