The results for A Level and GCSE students in Dagenham, Rainham, South Hornchurch and Elm Park are now in. There has been a resounding success across the local area with young people acheiveing better results than last year.

Local MP Jon Cruddas was very pleased to hear the news and commented: “I would like to extend a massive congratulations to all of the students that received their A-Level and GCSE results over the last two weeks. From what I see the pass rates have been fantastic, showing a marked improvement on previous years.

“All the schools in Dagenham, Rainham, South Hornchurch and Elm Park have excelled, which is not only testament to the students but also to the hard work of the teaching staff. Well done, to all who passed and are looking toward their futures in work, apprenticeships, college and university. Best of luck for the future!”