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What the Covid year taught us: Year 12 stronger than ever | Hawkesbury Gazette



The Covid year of 2020 caught everyone off guard, but two local high schools said they could attribute their Year 12 Class of 2020’s top HSC achievements with resilience and determination – not only on the part of the students, but also from the teachers.

Bede Polding College achieved extraordinarily high marks from its Year 12 students, with 75 per cent of all Bands achieved by students being in the top three bands (with Band 6 indicating a mark between 90 and 100).

There was a 71 per cent increase in the school’s achievements in Band 6 compared with 2019, and a 177 per cent increase in Band 6 since 2018 – showing an upward trend had begun before the pandemic started.

Bede Polding principal Mark Compton said the top results were due to a…

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