A Level Results 2017

We are absolutely delighted with our students’ A Level results, and offer them our warmest congratulations. We spent the morning with our students as they opened their envelopes, and to watch them bask in each other’s excitement and joy was a total delight.

A Level Results Analysis

  • 84% of grades A* to C (81% in 2016)
  • 58% of grades A* to B
  • 99.1% pass rate
  • 4% increase (compared to 2016) in grades ABB or higher
  • University offers accepted by 140 students, for courses including Veterinary Science, Medicine, Astrophysics and Mathematics


School is now closed for the summer. We would like to wish our staff, students, parents, governors and all members of our school community a wonderful holiday. We are extremely proud to have reached the end of our first year as a fully comprehensive 11-18 secondary school, and you can see for yourself some of the outstanding achievements of our fabulous students in the latest edition of ‘Celebrate!’ our school magazine, which is available to view online by clicking here.

As ever, you can also keep up-to-date with our students’ adventures and successes via our Facebook page and Twitter feed (links at top of page).


GCSE Results Day

Thursday 24 August – GCSE results day.  Students can collect their results between 9am-1pm.


Come for a tour…

Since 1550, we have been known as ‘schola buriensis’ – the school of Bury St Edmunds. With the best GCSE results in a decade, our largest, most thriving Sixth Form, all the benefits of older students working with younger students, top academic staff teaching the full age range, and excellent, purpose-built facilities, we have a lot to share with you.

We are hugely proud of our school, and we would love you to come on a tour to find out why.

To arrange a tour please telephone Debbie Dunning on 01284 761393 (Ext 252), or email admissions@king-ed.suffolk.sch.uk 

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Sixth Form

Sixth Form Prospectus

Find out more about our outstanding Sixth Form.

Sixth Form


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Daily Bulletin

Daily Bulletin

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