An exceptional 4 Year trend of outstanding progress

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Outstanding GCSE Results

An exceptional 4 year trend. Progress 8 figure for 4th year in a row at +0.4, putting us amongst the top non-selective schools in Essex. Percentage of students achieving grades 9-5 in both English & Mathematics has increased by 5% over last year. Vast increase in the numbers of students achieving top grades, with over 50 grade 9’s and 61 Distinction* or A* grades. 99%+ pass rate overall. Read more here.

Stellar A Level Results


Very strong results overall at Key Stage 5. 96% pass rate with 60% of students achieving grades A*-C and 30% achieving grades A*-B The number of applicants for Year 12 has remained significantly high, and the sixth form is currently over-subscribed for 2019/20... For the full size video, more pics and all the details click here

The Rivers Blog: Our Latest News & Events

A warm welcome...

Principal: Mrs Emma Baker

Excellence as standard

I am delighted to have been appointed as Principal at Ormiston Rivers. In my short time in the academy I have been impressed with the positive attitude of students and their courteous and polite manner. They have made me feel very welcome. This is an exciting time for Ormiston Rivers and the children and families we serve within the Dengie community. Together with all the staff at the academy I am looking forward to helping our students achieve great things.. Read More


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