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    Well of the things listed there, my postcode probably isn't in a flagged area but the postcode of the school probably will be as I need to travel about 20 mins to get there each day and it's quite a poor area. The average grade obtained at GCSE was a C lol with only about 60-something percent getting 5 at A*-C, whereas I achieved 5A* 4A 1B (which I think was the 5th or 6th highest in a year group of just over 200). Similarly at AS the average grade was somewhere around a C, with quite a few people getting U's for some subjects (only 5 people, including me, managed to get AAAA). I'm unsure what the average grade was at A2 this year but I do know that only about 6-7 people got one or more A* (and one of these was A*BB), and as far as I know I got the 4th highest set of results overall, and the highest in Politics. Only one person got an A* in physics this year and I think it was the school's first (it definitely was my teacher's first and we only have two physics teachers), I got the 3rd highest score here anyway and I think the 4th highest in Maths by UMS. We sent two people to Oxford this year and one to Oxford last year, but before this the last time we sent anyone to Oxbridge was in 2005 iirc to Cambridge, so that will definitely get a flag. Oh and I also got an A* in the EPQ too, and was the only one to even finish it, for what little this counts for. So yeah, my school is pretty bad
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