Results & University Destinations

Academic Excellence

At Hastings School we are fully committed to excellence and academic success. As well as developing a sense of responsibility and curiosity in our pupils, at Hastings we aim for high academic performance and excellent results in external examinations.

Every year the students of Hastings School achieve outstanding levels of performance in their external examinations, well above the average found in the United Kingdom. 


Achieved A*- A in the last two years


Achieved A*- C in the last two years

2020 Results

Congratulations to all students who took A levels and IGCSEs this year in achieving a really strong set of results. 

Hastings’s 2020 results has seen students obtaining the highest grades in a range of different subjects and gaining places on some of the most competitive courses.

A Levels 

  • 20% of grades were awarded at A*
  • 80% of grades were awarded A*-B
  • 62% of students obtained two or more A* and A grades
  • 11 students obtained four or more A* and A grade


  • 43% of grades were awarded at A*.
  • 77% of grades were awarded A* or A.
  • 100% of grades were awarded A*-C.
  • 64% of students obtained five or more A* and A grades
  • 44% of students obtained eight or more A* and A grades
  • Six students (out of a cohort of 53) obtained eight or more A* grades

University Destinations

At the end of their studies, our pupils can apply to British and Spanish universities, as well as other outstanding institutions around the world. Typically 100% of our students decide to continue their education at university and graduate with the academic qualifications and interpersonal skills to do so with confidence.

63% of our leavers over the last two years are now studying at university abroad.

Students at Hastings are offered individual guidance on the type and number of courses they should study, and the consequent career and university options which exist for each student. All students are assisted with their university applications.

We have a dedicated Universities Counsellor who provides individual guidance and support with respect to university applications

University Entrance and Leavers' Destinations 2020


going to the UK and the Nederlands


offers from Russell Group universities

offers from UK top ten universities

As in previous years, our Pre-University students (now  Hastings Alumni) have secured places at a range of prestigious universities including University of St Andrews, Imperial College, London, King’s College, London, University of Durham, University College, London.


These are some Universities attended by graduates in Hastings School from 2010 to 2019.
Normally 100% of our graduates go on to attend university mainly in the UK or in Spain.