Petroc students have celebrated another good year of A-level results as they found out the results of their hard work today (Thursday).

Petroc pupils have been celebrating today (Thursday) as they open their A-level results.

The pass-rate for the college is over 99 per cent, with 21 subjects achieving a 100 per cent pass rate.

A-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Adam Gillard and Keira Brenna. Picture: Sarah HowellsA-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Adam Gillard and Keira Brenna. Picture: Sarah Howells

Among those celebrating success was Daniel Almond, 17 from Braunton, who achieved four A* grades and accepted a place at Bath University to study mechanical engineering.

Former Gazette work-experience student Ewan Somerville achieved A*, A, B, and has accepted a place at Sheffield University.

A-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Jai Curtis. Picture: Sarah HowellsA-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Jai Curtis. Picture: Sarah Howells

Eliza Daniel, 18, from Holsworthy, celebrated A*, A, A, landing her a place on her desired veterinary science course in Bristol.

Sophie Hawkins, 18, from Barnstaple, achieved her place at Plymouth University studying medicine.

A-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Ewan Somerville. Picture: Sarah HowellsA-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Ewan Somerville. Picture: Sarah Howells

She said: "I'm so excited; it's been my dream since I was nine or 10 so I cannot wait."

A-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Henry Webber. Picture: Sarah HowellsA-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Henry Webber. Picture: Sarah Howells

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A-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Eliza Daniel. Picture: Sarah HowellsA-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Eliza Daniel. Picture: Sarah Howells

Henry Webber, 18, from Barnstaple, managed to achieve three A* grades, despite rupturing his appendix right before his exams.

He said: "It just proves whatever happens, just keep going."

A-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Thomasina Smith. Picture: Sarah HowellsA-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Thomasina Smith. Picture: Sarah Howells

Petroc principal Diane Dimond said it had been another very good year for the college.

She said: "All of our students who were offered an Oxbridge place have achieved their grades and got in.

A-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Sophie Hawkins. Picture: Sarah HowellsA-Level students at Petroc celebrating their results. Pictured is Sophie Hawkins. Picture: Sarah Howells

"All of our students who were offered a medical or veterinary place at university have all also successfully got in.

"We're really very pleased with the results."

Check back for more photos from Petroc's A-level results later today.