High Grades Success

High grades are becoming increasingly important in the competitive world we live today.

High grades will increase the number of options available to you after leaving college. They will improve your career prospects and chances of getting a place at the university of your choice.

High Grade Results 2018/19

At Level 3 BTEC high grades are classed as three distinction stars to three distinctions.

The Level 3 courses where 100% of our students on vocational courses achieved high grades were:

100% high grades on vocational courses

  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship (Peter Jones Enterprise Programme)
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport (Outdoor Adventure)
  • OCR Level 3 Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma in Performing Arts
  • AAT Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting
  • VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy
  • C&G Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Floristry

East Durham Sixth Form

Between 2016 and 2020 every student, who was taking 3 A-levels or more, passed with ED6.

2020 was another great year for high grades results at ED6 too.

  • 38.46% Gained A*- A
  • 88.46% Gained A*- B
  • 100% Gained A*- C

As parents/guardians of potential students of East Durham College, we would like to make you aware of the latest 16-18 performance data that has been published about East Durham College by the Department for Education (DfE) on their schools and colleges compare performance website.

These results are published in January each year to allow school leavers and their parents/guardian(s) the opportunity to compare local providers. This allows you to make a more informed decision, based upon the latest performance data for the relevant colleges.