Oxford High School is the only school in Oxfordshire to receive the ISI’s coveted rating of ‘Exceptional’ for the quality of students’ learning and academic achievement. As you would imagine, therefore, our students consistently perform to the highest standards at both GCSE and A Level.


2017-18 Overview GCSE

  • 91A*/A or 9-7 across all subjects 
  • Twice as many A*s or 9-grades as pupils nationwide  
  • 1/3 more A* or 9/8s than other independent schools 


GCSE Subject Breakdown 2018

  • 100% A*/A or 9-7 in Music  
  • 92.6% A*/A or 9-7 in History 
  • 90.8% A*/A or 9-7 in Biology 

 GCSE Subject Breakdown 2017

  • 100% A*/A or 9-7 in Computer Science  
  • 98.8% A*/A or 9-7 in English Language  
  • 91.9% A*/A or 9-7 in Maths 

2018 GCSE Results

2017 GCSE Results

A Level

2017-18 A Level Overview

  • 71% A*/A at A Level (the highest within the GDST)
  • 30% more A*/A than similar pupils nationwide
  • 22% more A*/A than similar pupils in other independent schools

A Level Subject Breakdown 2018

  • 26% of our grades were A*
  • 62% of our grades were A*/A
  • 24% of those heading to university gained a place at Oxford or Cambridge
  • Of those heading to Oxbridge, 4 have offers to study Natural Sciences
  • 14% of those heading to university this year are studying languages

Subject Spotlight

  • 100% A*/A in Russian
  • 80% A*/A in Maths
  • 80% A*/A in French
  • 77% A*/A in English Literature

2018 A Level Results

2017 A Level Results

Come and see for yourself

We are always happy to welcome you for a visit to our school, so that you can see for yourself how our girls learn, flourish and excel. Check for the next open morning or get in touch.

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