Saturday, 24 August 2013

Results Day & College Update!


Originally I wasn't gonna do one of these posts, I was just going to include a bit about results day in my 'Week In Photos' next Monday. However, I know a lot of you on Twitter were in to the whole 'results' chat in earlier days so I figured I'd do one for those who don't chat to me on Twitter (@aisforaylablog). 
If you're a foreign reader, or your from the UK but have been hiding under a rock recently, 'Results Day' for GCSE students (age 16) was on the 22nd June. The grades determine what you go on to do at college or whatever. I came out with 2A* 8A  2B. As weird as it sounds, I was happiest about getting an E in my Physics module 3. You're probably thinking "whaaaat?!" but I feel as though its a sort of "you cant go through school without getting a detention" kinda thing, "you cant go through high school without having an epic fail result". We had a good laugh about it, I'll probably still laugh in a few years. I have a feeling my results aren't accurate though. In fact I'm 99% sure they've undermarked my French by around 3-5 raw marks, and I'm only 4 UMS away from an A*. I'm getting a few remarks. It's not ideal but It can't be helped.
I'm off to a sixth form now. Again for those who aren't familiar with the British school system, a Sixth Form is like an extension of school, but you sit your A Levels there, rather than at a college. I'm in the process of collecting all my uniform and stationary, I may do a post if I can find the time and natural light. I'm pretty happy to be moving away from those I went to high school with - time for a change! Although I'm not looking forward to spending 4 hours a day on a bus! Oh and switching to an ugly tie, I want my year 11 one back!:(
Well done to all those who got their GCSE results, and A Levels too! I'm sure you all did wonderfully!
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12 comments :

  1. Congrats on the results! x x

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  2. Congratulations on your results! I didn't do as well as you, but I'm really happy with what I got! :)xo

    http://901lovely.blogspot.co.uk/

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  3. Well done, Ayla! Seriously amazing results:) I just did a post like this on my blog and I, too wasn't going to do a post but...

    What are you going to study at sixth form?

    http://georgialouisee.blogspot.co.uk/

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  4. Well done thats amazing!-
    Lottie x-http://coralmecloser.blogspot.co.uk/

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  5. Congrats on your IGCSE results! I do the IB diploma instead of A-levels and this is my final year!
    Good luck! (:

    Yuen from The Craziest Paradigm - a 'lil bit of rust & stardust

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  6. Those results are incredible!! You do not need them remarked honestly, once your in college they're not even relevant. Well done missy you've done amazing!!!!xx

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  7. wow you got amazing gcse grades congratulations!

    ~ VISUALCANDY INC

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  8. Wow! Excellent job. Very proud of and happy for you :)

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  9. Well done on you're results... I'm doing my GCSE's this year and I am so stressed already...
    How hard are they?
    Becky xoxo
    mybeautyedit.blogspot.co.uk

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  10. congratulations on your results (so much better than mine were haha!) i know what you mean about getting a bad result, i got an E in one of my general studies modules and it was so unexpected but it wasn't the end of the world! good luck starting sixth form, i wish i could go back and do it all over again! x

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