Schools and colleges across Stockton are celebrating as at least 57 per cent of students have achieved A* to C grades including English and maths; this is in-line with the best-ever results for Stockton.
The highest results in Stockton Borough are at All Saints Academy who have each achieved 87% A*-C including English and maths.
Councillor Ann McCoy, Stockton Council's Cabinet Member for Children and Young People, said: "I am delighted so many young people have done so well and I would like to congratulate them all on their fantastic achievements.
“These results are a testament to the hard work of students, parents, carers and teachers. Well done on your success.
“Building on this success, our young people can now look to secure their next steps towards employment and education; we wish them all well whichever path they choose.”
Northshore Academy has achieved results which are 31% higher than last year. Our Lady and St Bede RC School, St Michael’s RC School and Thornaby Academy have also made a significant increase on last year’s results.
Outstanding individual pupil achievements are plentiful and include Andrew Capsill, Conyers Academy, who achieved 15 A* grades.