A leading independent day school for boys & girls age 3-18

Choir School to Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral

A member of The Society of Heads: accredited by the Independent Schools Council (ISC)

Examination Results


A LEVEL RESULTS

The Best A Level Record in Wales over 17 Years

2016

A*/A            81.9%

A*/A/B         96.6%

Pass rate    100%

Top School in Wales in The Sunday Times 'Parent Power' 2016

Warmest congratulations again to our wonderful students, to their parents, and to our superbly dedicated teaching staff.

Most of our students, including a significant number with 4 A*/A grades, are proceeding to Oxbridge and top Russell Group Universities, including Medical and Dental schools.

No. 7  in The Times Coeducational A Level Results Table for the whole of the UK – Saturday 27 August 2016

No. 9 in The Times A Level Results Table for the whole of the UK – Friday 19 August 2016


2015

TOP SCHOOL IN WALES IN THE SUNDAY TIMES 'PARENT POWER' 

A*/A            78%

A*/A/B         96.8%

Pass rate    100%

Dr David Neville: 'Warmest congratulations again to our wonderful students, to their parents, and to our superbly dedicated teaching staff at both A Level and GCSE.'

Our A Level students, including a significant number with 4 A*/A grades, are proceeding to top Russell Group Universities, including Oxbridge and Medical and Dental schools.

No. 11 in The Times 2015 A Level Results Table for the whole of the UK:

The Times A Level Results 14 Aug 2015


2014

A*/A            81%

A*/A/B         94.4%

Pass rate    100%

TOP SCHOOL IN WALES IN THE SUNDAY TIMES 'PARENT POWER': 

‘Parent Power’ 2014

The Sunday Times lists St John's College as Wales' No. 1 - Sun 3 August 2014.

The Sunday Times - 3 Aug 2014

No. 7 in The Daily Telegraph ISC A Level Results Table for the whole of the UK
Source: The Daily Telegraph Saturday 23 August 2014.

No. 16 in The Times A Level Results Table for the whole of the UK
Source: The Times Friday 15 August 2014 edition.

The Times A Level Results 2014

Of our 100% successful applicants, 90% are proceeding to top Russell Group Universities. Highest achieving Morgan Foley gained 5 A* grades and will read Natural Sciences [Physics] at Trinity College Cambridge.  He is also a diploma standard oboist in our Concert Orchestra.

Dr David Neville: “Warm congratulations again to our wonderful students and their parents, and to our utterly dedicated staff.”


GCSE RESULTS

Top School in Wales in The Sunday Times 'Parent Power'

2016

Mrs Rosemary Hart: ‘Our GCSE candidates have achieved an outstanding foundation on which to continue to study A Levels and to be guided by our expert advice towards top ranking universities in highly competitive subjects. A significant number of students achieved 10 straight A* / A grades, with overall A*/A grades at 70.1%.

Top School in Wales in The Sunday Times 'Parent Power'


2015

Dr David Neville: ‘Our GCSE candidates have achieved an outstanding foundation on which to continue to study A Levels and to be guided by our expert advice towards top ranking universities in highly competitive subjects. A number of students achieved 10 straight A* grades, with overall A*/A grades at 64%.'

Top School in Wales in The Sunday Times 'Parent Power'


2014

A*/A             63.8%

Pass rate    100%

These excellent results include students with both 10 A* grades and 10 A*/A grades.

Dr Neville (Head & Principal of St John's College) commented: "Students, staff and parents are absolutely thrilled with these outstanding results, combined with top Welsh A level results published in The Times last week.  Our students, their parents and teachers are all once more to be warmly congratulated."

St John's College has an acclaimed academic record, having again been ranked the top performing school in Wales for combined GCSE and A level results in The Sunday Times Parent Power.

National Rankings

2016

  • No. 7  in The Times Coeducational A Level Results Table for the whole of the UK – Saturday 27 August 2016
  • No. 9 in The Times A Level Results Table for the whole of the UK – Friday 19 August 2016

2015

2014

  • The Sunday Times lists St John’s College as Wales’ No. 1: The Sunday Times - 3 Aug 2014
  • No. 7 in The Daily Telegraph ISC A Level Results Table for the whole of the UK
    Source: The Daily Telegraph Saturday 23 August 2014.
  • No. 16 in The Times A Level Results Table for the whole of the UK: The Times A Level Results 2014
    Source: The Times Friday 15 August 2014 edition.