GCSE Results: Iqra Academy, Peterborough

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Iqra Academy are celebrating the success of their much-anticipated GCSE results. The academy achieved impressive results as 56 per cent of students accomplished a Level 4-9 in both English and Maths.

Iqra Academy saw particular success in Arabic, in which 100 per cent of students achieved A*-C. Among the top performing students were two Syrian refugees who, with the support of the school, both achieved A* grades in Arabic.

Zahra Tabarak, Iqra Academy

Zahra Tabarak, Iqra Academy

Significant achievements were also seen in Religious Education and URDU, with 100 per cent of students achieving a good pass grade (4-9) in both, and English, with 89 per cent of students achieving a grade 4 or above in English Language and 78 per cent in English Literature.

Michael Wright, Principal at Iqra Academy, said: “I am delighted with the academy’s GCSE results. Our students have worked exceptionally hard and have been incredibly dedicated to their studies.

“We are a close-knit community at Iqra Academy and I would like to thank everyone who has been part of this success, including students, parents and staff. I look forward to seeing what our students go on to do next!”