Students at sixth forms and colleges in Luton were celebrating another year of bumper success as A Level results were issued this morning.
Teens at Cardinal Newman RC School sixth form and Luton Sixth Form College whooped and cried with joy as they nervously opened their results envelopes. Click here to see our A level results photo gallery
For the first time students at Barnfield West and South Academies also celebrated a successful bunch of AS Level grades.
Many of the students at Cardinal Newman and Luton Sixth Form College are now looking forward to going off to pastures new to study a variety of courses at university.
Luton Sixth Form College principal Chris Nichools said: “It has been another outstanding year and we are delighted with the fantastic achievements of our students.
“We are particularly pleased with the improvement in our pass rates enabling our students to take up their places at some of the best universities.”
Top performer at Cardinal Newman was Ciaran Cassidy, who scored an impressive three A* grades in chemistry, maths and further maths.
He will now go on to study maths at Oxford.
He told the Luton News: “I’m really pleased, all the hard work has paid off. It was really intense leading up to the exams and it’s been a long summer waiting for the results.
“I’m really looking forward to going to university.”