Grammar boy is top of the year

9th December 2005 at 00:00
A grammar-school boy who notched up A grades in all seven of his A-levels has been named student of the year by the AQA exam board. James Shepherd (right), who went to the Colchester Royal grammar in Essex, produced the best A-level physical sciences paper of the year, beating more than 17,000 entries in physics and chemistry. James is now studying for a natural-sciences degree at Cambridge university and attributes his exam success to good teaching.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now