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  • Gunnersbury's South Korea Exchange Programme

    Published 22/11/23
    Gunnersbury Catholic School students were excited to welcome our South Korean exchange students last week. Students from Cheonan City Ssangyong Middle School and Boreong City Dacheon Middle School arrived in London last week to take part in a cult
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  • DfE confirms Gunnersbury’s Leading Examination Position

    Published 04/11/23
    Gunnersbury has once again been recognised by the Department for Education (DfE) for the outstanding performances of our students.  In fact, in the DfE’s recently published secondary school performance data, Gunnersbury leads the way for s
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  • Outstanding 2023 GCSE Results!

    Published 24/08/23

    Today we have celebrated absolutely sensational results from our 2023 Year 11 students.

    • Indicative Progress 8 of +1.1 - (placing Gunnersbury in the top 3% of schools nationally)
    • Fantastic results in both English & Maths with 94% achieving grades 9-4
    • 7+ grades - 46%

    Gunnersbury boys have yet again surpassed national expectations and achieved phenomenal results.  An impressive 46% of students achieved grades 9-7 totally bucking the national trend this year of declining grades.  In addition, 94% of our students achieved 5 or more GCSEs including English and Maths

    We are incredibly proud of all our Year 11 students who yet again have shown that hard work, teacher support and of course the love and care of their families are a winning combination.  Our students are now able to embark onto their next stage of education and to the fantastic opportunities these grades have provided.  Many congratulations to our Year 11 students!

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  • Superb A-Level and BTEC results!

    Published 17/08/23

    Huge congratulations to our A-Level and BTEC students who received their fabulous results today!

    As we opened the school gates this morning, we were exceptionally excited to greet our Year 13 students and eagerly awaited them opening their envelopes.  It was a joy and a privilege to be able to celebrate their successes and share their achievements with family and friends. 

    Our 2023 cohort have continued our rich vein of excellence at A-Level and BTEC.  Their success included: 100% pass rate; 23% A*/A grades at A’Level; 95% Distinction*/Distinction within BTEC.  These Year 13s will be joining alumni at universities that are amongst the very best in the world including: Imperial College London, Kings’ College London, Warwick, UCL, Bristol, Exeter and Nottingham to name a mere few. We proudly observe that these young women and men have deservedly attained the very highest.  Ad Altiora!

    Our Headteacher, Mr Kevin Burke, commented; ‘We are absolutely delighted by the incredible and greatly deserved success of our Year 13s.  Throughout the year they have displayed great endeavour and incredible application towards their studies.   Further to this I thank our students’ families for continually providing such excellent support and our fantastic teachers for the truly brilliant education that they enable.  We wish each and every one of our Year 13s good luck in the next exciting stage of their lives and look forward to hearing of their future success.’

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  • Year 10s Tour of New York City

    Published 20/06/23

    Our Year 10 students enjoyed a tour of New York...

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  • Basketball Success

    Published 20/06/23

    Year 8 Basketball success...

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  • Ofsted Inspection January 2023 - Gunnersbury Catholic School is Outstanding!

    Published 20/06/23
    It is with exceptional delight and immense pride that we share the outcome of our recent Ofsted inspection.  Through their visit on 17-18 January 2023, Ofsted have determined that Gunnersbury Catholic School is ‘Outstanding’.  I
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  • Merry Christmas!

    Published 16/12/22
    Our final day of term was a cold one with a sharp frost across the school.  The shimmering sun on the frosty paths certainly put us all in the Christmas mood!  Students enjoyed a day of celebration in year groups with assemblies and cl
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  • Christmas at Gunnersbury

    Published 16/12/22
    December has been full of Christmas activities at Gunnersbury!  We enjoyed our annual Carol Concert with all of our Year 7 joining in a huge choir!  The following day several of our students sung their Christmas Carol hearts out at Northfie
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  • Headteacher's Celebration

    Published 16/12/22
    Throughout the term our Headteacher Mr Burke has received a multitude of students to his office to collect their Headteacher's Awards, they range from the boys pictured above from 8 Pole who created outstanding design projects, to amazi
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  • Imperial War Museum Trip

    Published 16/12/22
    Our Year 9 boys enjoyed a reflective visit to the Imperial War Museum. They visited exhibitions looking at the tragedies of WW1, WW2 and the Holocaust. It was the perfect interactive experience to accompany their classroom studies.  They were ab
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