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Seven pupils offered provisional Oxbridge places

Congratulations to the seven Haileybury pupils, including all four Heads of School, who have been offered provisional Oxbridge places for next year.

The seven are:
Alistair Hamilton (Th) – History at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge
Greg Carton (K) – Chemistry at St Edmunds, Oxford
Harry Sheehan (B) – Philosophy at Selwyn, Cambridge
Oliver Phillpott (K) – Archaeology and Anthropology at Homerton, Cambridge
Rene Kuusvek (E) – Economics at Robinson, Cambridge
Rhiannon Ludlow (H) – Mathematics at Murray Edwards, Cambridge
Sonali MacKenna (Aby) – Archaeology and Anthropology at Fitzwilliam, Cambridge

Three of the successful candidates are IB pupils, while four are following the A Level route. This demonstrates the ability of both academic programmes through the Haileybury Sixth Form to allow the boys and girls to gain access to the best universities.

The Master, Joe Davies, says: "We are vey proud indeed of the success our pupils have gained in their applications to these two world-class universities. Competition is formidable both nationally and internationally and it is a real tribute to their outstanding academic abilities and to the inspirational teaching that has helped them secure these offers."