Midhurst Rother College given top ranking

Pupils celebrate another success story
Pupils celebrate another success story
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MIDHURST Rother College (MRC) has been nationally recognised as one of the best schools in the country for student progress.

The Schools Network Ltd (SSAT) announced it is in the top 20 per cent of schools in England for the progress made by pupils between their Key Stage 2 results at primary school and their GCSE results.

Every school in the country has been ranked according to the advancement students made between national test results at ages 11 and 16.

Chief executive at SSAT, Sue Williamson, said: “Midhurst Rother College should be congratulated for their stunning performance in adding value to their students’ achievements.

“MRC is one of the best schools in the country in outperforming expectations for their pupils and improving their future prospects.

“There is plenty that other schools could learn from their success.

“These results are testament to the commitment and hard work of the students, teachers and leadership team at the college.”

Principal at MRC, Joe Vitagliano, is delighted with the announcement. He said: “Following our outstanding Ofsted inspection, this adds another layer to our continuing success.

“Our school is moving forward to be more unique.

“We desire to be exceptional. The aim for us now is to be in the top five per cent of schools in the country.”