Year 11 students at Padworth College are to be congratulated on their excellent (I)GCSE results which secured 100% pass rate. For the second year running there has been an improvement in attainment, with 73% of entries graded A*–C and well over half the grades awarded at A*–B. There were some very strong individual performances from… Read More


We are delighted to see, yet again, a rise in the overall A Level pass rate this year to 93%, with 29% of all entries awarded A*/A grades. Amongst our highest achievers were Bohan Liu (A*, A*, A, A in addition to A, B already gained last summer), Lezhi Wang (A*, A*, A, A in addition… Read More


Photoshoot April 2016 (784)

Dear Parents, Guardians, Students and Friends, It does not seem that long ago that the Summer Term started, and yet today I find myself saying goodbye to our students as they travel home for their summer break. Indeed this term has gone by incredibly quickly because it has been so busy. For many, there is… Read More


Studland Biology Trip (7)

Year 12 Biology students visited Studland in Dorset for a day of practical Ecology work related to their syllabus.   On arrival at Studland, there was an  initial short lecture by the National Trust Officer in the purpose built Education Centre, regarding the local site and sustainable management and conservation. The students then undertook an ecological survey… Read More


St Luke's Trust Visit (26)

Padworth’s Student Fundraising Club welcomed Stuart and Brian who live at the St Luke’s Trust Residence in Aldermaston Wharf for afternoon tea.  They were treated to performances by students, Jerry (Jiahao) and Nguyen, who played piano and mouth organ,  and then took part in a fundraising raffle organised by the students.  This term the Club… Read More