Students in Waterlooville celebrate GCSE results

Ben whitty, Felicity Barrows and Vicky Bray all passing grades Credit: ITV Meridian

Students at Oaklands Catholic School in Waterlooville are celebrating after the number of A* - C passes at GCSE went up from 64% to 71%, including English and Maths.

23 students achieved 9 A or A* grades 3 students achieved 12 A* grades

Head teacher Matthew Quinn said he is 'delighted' with the rise in passing grades, and puts it down to the year being particularly competitive.