Students collect GCSE results today
Students across Barking and Dagenham will collect their GCSE results this morning.
Nationally, early reports suggest 2011 is another record-breaking year with more pupils achieving the top grades.
Overall almost 70 per cent will receive grades A*-C, 23 per cent an A* or A, and close to eight per cent an A*.
The proportion of success among boys and girls is closing, it has also been reported.
* Read the results for Barking and Dagenham schools as they come in this morning on this website.
You may also want to watch:
Do you have a story about GCSEs? Are you, or do you know someone who is, a high achiever? Leave a comment below, email email@example.com or call 020 8477 3900.
- 1 Thames Barrier closing for 200th time amid potential east London flooding
- 2 How Dagenham are you? Take our quiz to find out.
- 3 Residents and traders react to proposed A13 tunnel in Dagenham
- 4 Barking woman praises job programme that has helped more than 3,000 people
- 5 Hundreds arrested after police crackdown on county lines
- 6 Stephen Port inquests: Senior cop wishes he 'pushed further' for murder investigation
- 7 'Cheating surge': Dating site reveals how many people are having affairs in your area
- 8 Men reportedly 'impersonated officers' to get access to Barking home
- 9 Murder of 'local hero' policeman in Dagenham to be marked after 175 years
- 10 What's on across East London this weekend?