# What grade is 60 percent in GCSE?

## What grade is 60 percent in GCSE?

If a paper is allocated 120 uniform marks, the range of marks allocated to grade B is 84 to 95 (70% to 79% of 120); for grade C, 72 to 83 (60% to 69% of 120).

## What percentage is a Grade 9 UK?

Setting grade standards for GCSEs The approach to awarding the top grades will be the same for all GCSE subjects. A formula is used which means that around 20% of all grades at 7 or above will be a grade 9.

## What are the percentages for GCSE grades?

Centre assessed grades in 2020 and 2021

Maths A*-C or 9-4 Total A*-C or 9-4
2021 69.2% 76.9%
2020 66.4% 75.9%
2019 59.6% 67%
2018 59.4% 66.9%

## What percentage of UK is Grade 7?

30.0%
30.0% achieved grade 7 or A and above compared to 27.5% in 2020. 79.1% achieved grade 4 or C and above compared to 78.8% in 2020.

## What grade is 80 percent UK?

80% and above First-Class Honours (First or 1st) A+
70 – 79% First-Class Honours (First or 1st) A
65 – 69% Upper Second-Class Honours (2:1) A-
60 – 64% Upper Second-Class Honours (2:1) B+

## Is an 8 a good GCSE grade?

As per the guide below, issued by the exams regulator Ofqual, the numerical system essentially boils down to the following: 9 = High A* grade. 8 = Lower A* or high A. 7 = Lower A grade.

## How many students got straight 9s 2020?

3,606 pupils
This year, 3,606 pupils received straight 9s in seven or more subjects, compared to 2,645 in 2020 and 837 in 2019, a 330 per cent rise in two years.