24/08/17 – Another Excellent Set of GCSE Results for Newtown
Once again, Newtownhamilton High School has produced another excellent set of GCSE results following the publication of the 2017 statistics. An early start to the day proved to be worthwhile for the students as overall they performed exceptionally well. Individual success was also evident with Ruth Ferris achieving the accolade of the top student with an outstanding 3 A* grades and 8 A grades.
Other students of particular note who all achieved A*, A grades or equivalents in at least one subject area were Adam Armstrong, Jordan Burke, Alana Burns, Hannah Calvin, Jamie Dawson, Harry Dougan, Joel Ewart, Hannah Gibson, Lauren Haffey, Pamela Hamilton, Rachel Harrison, Neil Henry, Alice Herron, Hannah Hughes, Ashlea Kennedy, Adam McCullough, Alex McNiece, Stephen Murphy, Calvin Park, Tamara Pollock, Kerry Warnock, Emma Watt, Aaron Whyte and Ethan Whyte.
Principal Neil Megaw congratulated everyone involved by stating, “I congratulate all the pupils, parents and staff that have been involved in this latest set of successful GCSE results. Results like these don’t just happen, it involves a lot of hard work and so I pay tribute to everyone involved. It is very pleasing that our small country school continues to perform at a very high level”.