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Read more about the very impressive individual achievements of our A Level students.  Through sheer hard work and commitment to their studies over the past two years they have achieved excellent results.  They can now look forward to exciting destinations in the future - congratulations to them all!

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Jacob Hopper

Formerly of Sherburn High School

Maths A*
Chemistry A*
Biology A*
Further Maths A

Going on to study Medicine at the University of Exeter

“The more mature atmosphere and freedom to focus on your own particular interests is great – York College prepares you well for university.”

750 Jacob Hopper


Maya White

Formerly of Holy Family Catholic High School

Maths A*
Chemistry A*
Biology A
Dance A
German A

Going on to study Medicine at the University of Leicester

“I’m glad I came to York College, the tutors, support, subjects and atmosphere has helped me achieve my goal!”

750 Maya White


Clare Burgess

Formerly of The Mount School

Modern History A*
Spanish A
French A
Geography A
EPQ B

Going on to study European Social and Political Studies at University College London

“The languages department is fantastic. Tutors are always there for you.”

750 Claire Burgess 2 


Harry Wilkinson

Formerly of Tadcaster Grammar School

Early Modern History A*
Geography A*
Government and Politics A
Economics A

After a gap year working and volunteering, going on to study History and Politics at Durham University

“My tutors have really helped me, giving lots of clear advice and input so I could get what I need to get.”

750 Harry Wilkinson 


Jonathan Atkinson

Formerly of Manor CE Academy

Maths A*
Further Maths A*
Physics A
Music (AS Level) A

Going on to study Maths at the University of Sheffield

“The standard of teaching is astounding. The Maths department offers fantastic collaborative working opportunities which helped me reach my full potential.”

750 Jonathan Atkinsom 


Ben Lister

Formerly of Howden School and Technology College

Maths A*
Further Maths A*
Further Maths Additional (AS Level) A*
Economics A
Computing A

Going on to study Computer Science and Maths at the University of Manchester

“My tutors were incredibly helpful and were always there to offer their support, particularly the Maths Department.”

 750 Ben Lister


Steph Hyland

Formerly of Sherburn High School

Maths A*
Further Maths A
Chemistry A
Physics A

Going on to study Physics at Durham University

“I have really enjoyed my experience at the College as my tutors really helped me to achieve by putting on revision classes, and there was always a great learning atmosphere.”

750 Steph Hyland


Luca Wollny

Maths A*
English Literature A*
Film Studies A
EPQ A*

Going on to study Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Harris Manchester College, Oxford

“Tutors were given the freedom to tailor their courses which ensured teaching was personalised and not overbearing, which was great.”

750 Luca Wollny 


Rob Ives

Formerly of Howden School and Technology College

Chemistry A
Biology A
Maths A
EPQ A*

Going on to study Further Maths and Physics A Levels at York College with the aim of studying Chemistry at university next year

“The staff at York College have been fantastic as they always given lots of support and were kind and approachable.”

750 Rob Ives


Jack Dowell

Formerly of Millthorpe School

Maths A*
Further Maths A
Physics A
Chemistry A

Going on to study General Engineering at Durham University

“York College was a good step towards university, and it was great to meet new people.”

750 Jack Dowell


Robert Shipley

Formerly of Brayton High School

Maths A*
Computing A
Physics A
EPQ A

Going on to study Computer Science at Durham University

750 Robert Shipley


Xanthe Davison

Formerly of Ryedale School

English Literature A
Religious Studies A*
Geology B
Modern History A

Going on to study English Literature at Lancaster University (following a possible GAP year)

“York College gives you independence, and tutors really care about their subjects.”

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George Hill

Formerly of Manor CE Academy

Maths A*
Design Technology A
Business Studies A
Physics B

Going on to study Industrial Design and Technology at Loughborough University

“I’ve really enjoyed College! Lessons are fun and really interactive. It’s a great preparation for University.”

750 George Hill


Sam Attrill

Formerly of Archbishop Holgate’s School

Maths A*
Further Maths A
Physics A
Chemistry B
Further Maths Additional (AS Level) A

Hoping to go to the University of Warwick to study Maths.

“I’ve really enjoyed my time here. First name terms with tutors make it feel really friendly and I love the more adult environment.”

750 Sam Attrill


Rachael Hodgson

Formerly of Canon Lee Specialist Arts College

English Literature A*
Archaeology A*
Early Modern History A*
Government and Politics A

Going on to study English at Murray Edwards College, Cambridge

“I really love the range of subjects at College and the independence you get whilst still having great support from tutors.”

750 Rachael Hodgson


Emma Higgins

Formerly of Tadcaster Grammar  School

Biology A*
Geography A*
English Language A
Chemistry B

Going on to study Speech and Language Sciences at Newcastle University

“Staff are really supportive, and it’s been great making so many new friends.”

750 Emma Higgins


Beth Garner

Formerly of Boston Spa School

Geology A
Biology A
Geography A
EPQ A*

Going on to study Geology at Bristol University

“The tutors have all been amazing!”

750 Beth May Garner


Amy-May Dicks

Formerly of Barlby High School

Biology A*
Chemistry A*
Psychology A
Spanish A
Maths A
EPQ A*

Going on to study Medicine at University College, Oxford

“York College was always my first choice. Tutors are really supportive and I received great help with my Oxford application.”

750 Amy-May Dicks

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