Fantastic GCSE Results Details Thursday, 25 August 2016 The Energy Coast UTC is delighted to announce its first set of fantastic GCSE Results: English A*-C 67% Maths A*-C 63% Physics A*-C 100% Chemistry A*-C 95% Biology A*-C 100% BTEC Engineering and Civil Engineering 100% Pass BTEC Engineering 92% Level 2 Pass – Distinction* (A* - C GCSE equivalent). These results confirm that staff and students at the Energy Coast UTC are committed to the highest levels of both academic and vocational achievement. Interim Principal John Ferguson said "I am once again delighted at the outstanding achievement of our students. I would like to thank all the staff and parents for their hard work in supporting students to achieve these amazing results." Mike Smith, OBE, CEO at Gen2 and Chair of Governors at the UTC said "I am really pleased – but not surprised - that the hard work of staff and students and the great partnership with Gen2 and Lakes College has paid off and resulted in these fantastic results which will give students a passport to take their next steps towards good apprenticeships, further study oremployment." Students and staff are celebrating their progress and success not only in the traditional core subjects such as Maths, English and Science, but also in the vocational qualifications of Civil Engineering and Engineering. Cherry Tingle, Principal Designate said " These results really are superb and a great base for students to start the next phase of their education journey. I look forward to working with these students and others who may wish to join us next year. This is the culmination of an enormous effort by staff and students to make West Cumbria's newest educational establishment also one of its most successful and visionary. " Only the Energy Coast UTC offers such a unique opportunity for students in West Cumbria to succeed in academic and vocational subjects. Year 11 leavers now have a singular head start in securing apprenticeships, jobs, training or further academic qualifications. " The Energy Coast UTC is very proud of these results.