National recognition for school’s excellent results

Some of the students from John F Kennedy Catholic School who sat their GCSEs in 2014.
Some of the students from John F Kennedy Catholic School who sat their GCSEs in 2014.

John F Kennedy Catholic School has received national recognition for the exceptional attainment of its students in the 2014 GCSE examinations.

SSAT, the Schools, Students and Teachers Network, recently undertook its annual in-depth analysis of official Department of Education data on all state funded schools in England and identified John F Kennedy Catholic School’s success.

The school has qualified for an SSAT Educational Outcomes Award by being in the top 20 per cent of non-selective schools nationally for high average grades achieved by students.

The school has been inv ited to receive an award at the regional celebration ceremoney hosted by SSAT at Holland Park School in London in May.

SSAT chief executive Sue Williamson said: “They have proved themselves to be leading the field in improving GCSE outcomes for their students. I am proud that this school is a member of the SSAT network.”