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. 

2021 Results

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


  • 40% of grades awarded were A*
  • 96% of grades awarded were A*-C
  • 40% of students received 8 or more A* and A grades
  • 58% of students received 5 or more A* and A grades
  • 8 students achieved 8 or more A* grades


At A level:

  • 28% of grades awarded were A* and 63% A* and A (our highest ever percentages of top grades)
  • 45% of students achieved 3 or more A* and A grades
  • 72% of students achieved 3 or more A* to B grades
  • 10 students achieved 3 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.

74% of our leavers 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 2021


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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 2021.
Normally 100% of our graduates go on to attend university mainly in the UK or in Spain.