A girl from London has "passed" a GCSE at the age of 6. BBC News - GCSE results: Deborah Thorpe, aged six, passes maths Deborah Thorpe has passed her GCSE with an E this year. Only one slight problem: a pass is a C or above. So the BBC have avidly reported the failings of a 6 year old, wonderful! The article is a load of c**P.