Hammersmith Academy celebrates outstanding Oxbridge and Russell Group success of founding student cohort.
The Academy celebrates the results of its founding student cohort who started when the Academy opened in 2011.
This year Hammersmith Academy has seen excellent results with 45% A*/B, 75% A*-C and with 100% A*-E for all subjects at A-Level. There have been notable successes within English Literature, Mathematics, History, Sociology and Media in particular.
Amari Drysdale attained A*AA in Economics, Mathematics and Geography. He will go on to read Economics & Management at Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford. Amari said, “I am so happy that all that hard work has paid off, what you put in is truly what you get out. Thank you to Hammersmith Academy for supporting me throughout.”
Umut Halil accomplished A*A*A in Mathematics, Further Mathematics and Physics. He will study Mathematics at University College London. Umut commented, “I’ve had so much support from the Academy. They have always been there for me.”
Nadim Choudhury gained AAA in Psychology, Sociology and Economics and will study Social Sciences at University College London. Nadim said “I remember in Year 7 I wasn’t doing well and I struggled. Now I am going to one of the top universities in the country! That is all thanks to Hammersmith Academy.”
Walid Hasanzadah scored AAA in Economics, Geography and Mathematics. He will head to London School of Economics to study Geography with Economics. Walid said “Words can’t describe how I feel right now. All those hours spent revising after school have paid off.”
Nasir Uddin achieved AAB in Geography, Sociology and Design Technology and a Distinction* in BTEC Information Technology. Nasir will read Geography at University College London. Nasir commented, “I feel so relieved, I am so excited to start the next chapter in my life.”
Lauren Daly attained BBB in English, Geography Sociology and heads to University of Durham to read Archaeology. Lauren said “I cried when I saw my results. Thank you to all those teachers who encouraged me and gave me confidence to apply for my course at a great university.”
Tyler Morgan achieved BBB in English, History and Psychology. She heads to University of Southampton to read History.
Sarviny Santhiramohan achieved BBB in English, Economics and Geography and she goes on to Queen Mary University to read English. Sarviny declared “I am really, really, happy. Thank you to Hammersmith Academy in realising my future goal.”
Headteacher Gary Kynaston said “We are all over the moon with the outstanding results our students have achieved this year. This cohort of A-Level students were our founding Year 7 students when the Academy opened. For our first Oxbridge place to be attained by this cohort, along with the large number of secured Russell Group university places, is a real testament to the Academy’s approach to a well-rounded education. From day one we have instilled the belief that any student can succeed with hard work and a professional approach to their studies. I thank our staff for their unwavering dedication and to the parents who have supported their children and the Academy.”
AS Level Successes
Calvin Hartley gained AAAC in Economics, History, Government & politics and English Literature.
Bushra Elmoussati secured AAA in English Literature, Geography and Government & politics.
Lika Chachibaia earned AAB in English Literature, Sociology and Psychology.
Sufyaan Amjad achieved AAC in Government & politics, Sociology and History.