GCSE results show record decline

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GCSE results show record decline

GCSE results have fallen to their lowest level since 2008.

The proportion of A* to C grades fell by just over 2% from 2015, the biggest ever year-on-year decline.

It's being blamed on an increase in students retaking maths and english.

The gender gap has also widened with girls continuing to do better than boys.


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