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LOCAL RESULTS ROUND-UP: http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/education/sheffield-schools-show-improvement-in-gcse-results-1-8086326

Nationally there was a small increase in the proportion of A* grades in English up 0.2 percentage.

The gender gap in exam results increased slightly, by 0.5%, with 71.3% of girls’ entries awarded at least C grade compared with 62.4% of boys’.

Female students also outperformed male classmates in achieving very top grades with 7.9% getting an A* compared with 5%.