Bar charts showing the distribution of GCSE results obtained by pupils nationally from different prior attainment starting points can be found HERE
Huge congratulations to our wonderful Year 13 pupils who received some fantastic A Level results.
The percentage of A*-B grades achieved jumped up by 5% this year to 56% with nine pupils receiving all A*A grades in their chosen subjects.
Please click here to read a summary of this year's results.
Head Boy Owen Sweeney and Deputy Head Boy Michael Clark are both off to Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford this autumn, with Owen reading Medicine and Michael completing a foundation year in Maths. Emma Gossage received a perfect set of four A* grades and will be reading History at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge. Matthew Davies also achieved four A*s and will be reading Biomedical Science at York.
Well done to all of our Year 11 pupils on achieving an excellent set of GCSE results. There were a lot of smiling faces in the Dining Hall among the year group as they received their grades on 25 August.
The percentage of A*/A grades achieved increased by almost 6% this year and 78% of pupils gained at least 5 good GCSEs (A* - C) including both English and Maths. Congratulations in particular go to the 14 pupils who achieved all A*A grades:
Special mention must go to Matthew (pictured below) who achieved a perfect set of 9 A* grades.
Click here to read a summary of this year's GCSE results.
|% Grade (all subjects)||Total (including full and short course)|
|% A* A||37.9|
|% A* C||84.7|
|% Candidates Achieving|
|5 A*-C (inc Maths and English)||77.8|
|Headline Measure||SEC 2016||National|
|Progress 8 Score (official KS2)||0.06*||0|
|Progress 8 Score (all pupils)||0.14*||0|
|Attainment 8 Score||59.1||49.3|
|% A*-C in Eng&Maths||81.9||62|
|% Eng Baccalaureate||53.6||24|
*It should be noted that official Key Stage 2 prior attainment data for pupils at the end of Key Stage 4 is only available for 143 of 166 pupils in the cohort (those who attended state-funded primary schools) - this will be the data used by DfE/RAISEonline to measure progress. Unofficial Key Stage 2 data has been obtained from independent primary schools and is also shown here to judge achievement of the full cohort.
|A Level value added score||0.13||0|
|Average A Level grade||C+||C|