Thornton College is one of the top performing non-selective schools in the UK with an enviable reputation for academic success. Results are consistently excellent. At GCSE this year students achieved a 100% pass rate with 75% of grades at A* – B (equivalent 9 - 6) of which several students achieved A*9/A across all subjects including the aspirational ‘9’ in English and Mathematics.
You can view our league table rankings (for 2016 (2017 not yet published)) here.
Thornton has a strong work ethic and your daughter will be encouraged, and expected, to achieve her personal best in all that she does. We believe that teaching and learning should be both challenging and enjoyable for students of all abilities and we aim for the highest possible standards.
Teaching at Thornton is of an exceptional standard across all disciplines and teachers engender both a love for their subject and a love of learning.