A proud day for Helsby High School parents and staff saw pupils achieve an ‘excellent’ set of GCSE results.
In the highest performance in recent years, 80% of the class of 2016 have achieved at least 5 A* to C grades.
Headteacher John Dowler said: “We are delighted that the hard work of our students has been reflected in the results that they have achieved. There have been many outstanding performances in both achievement and progress.
“A fantastic number of students achieved at the very highest level.”
The school added 45 students have impressively achieved at least 5 A* or A grades, and 22 students opened their all-important envelopes to see 8 or more A* or A grades.
Mr Dowler said: “Equally pleasing is the number of students who have made excellent progress since joining Helsby High School and have achieved a set of GCSE results beyond expectation.
“I would like to thank our staff for their commitment and dedication, and the students’ families for their support.
“We would like to wish the class of 2016 well for the future.”