Outstanding success has been achieved by the pupils at the Preparatory School of Lincoln Minster.
The new tests for attainment at the end of Key Stage 2 comprise three subjects including maths, reading, and spelling, punctuation and grammar. Marked externally by the Department for Education, it has been widely recognised that the new curriculum and tests have been tougher this year.
Lincoln Minster School achieved the following percentage of pupils meeting the new expected standard:
- Reading: 93% (national average 66%)
- Mathematics: 86% (national average 70%)
- Grammar, punctuation and spelling: 89% (national average 72%)
Mark Burton, Deputy Head at the Preparatory School, comments:
“We are incredibly proud of the achievements of all of our pupils. These fantastic results are an indication of the hard work and dedication of the students and staff at all stages of the Prep and Pre Prep, placing us, for another year, at the forefront of academic achievement in Lincolnshire. Children at LMS are eager to learn and do well. This, along with our skilled staff and the unique opportunities we are able to provide, ensures that they gain a first rate education.”