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The King's School Founded 1545

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YEAR 11 PUBLIC EXAMINATION RESULTS 2018

In 2017, students sat new GCSEs in English language, literature and mathematics. These were graded 9-1 (with 9 the highest grade). All others GCSE exams were graded A*-G. From 2018, almost all GCSEs will be graded 9-1. Grade 4 is equivalent to the old ‘C’ grade whilst grade 5 is seen by the government as a “good” pass.

Attainment 8

Attainment 8 is a school score based on how well students have performed in up to 8 qualifications, which include English, maths, 3 English baccalaureate qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications.

Progress 8

Progress 8 shows how much progress pupils at this school made between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4, compared to pupils across England who got similar results at the end of key stage 2. This is based on results in up to 98 qualifications, which include English, maths, 3 English baccalaureate qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications.

A score above zero

means pupils made more progress, on average, than pupils across England who got similar results at the end of key stage 2.

A score below zero

means pupils made less progress, on average, than pupils across England who got similar results at the end of key stage 2.

GCSE Headline figures

Attainment 8

50.81*

Progress 8

-0.04*

*These are provisional results. We will gain confirmation of our outcomes by the end of October 2018.

Performance

 

%

% 5 9-5

58

% 5 9-4

76

% 5 9-5 inc English & Maths

47

% 5 9-4 inc English & Maths 74
% 5 9-1 97

 

Subject

Entries

9

8

7

6

5

4

3

2

1

U

9-4

9-1

Art & Design

30

3

3

7

30

23

20

10

3

0

0

87

100

Biology

113

10

10

13

19

22

15

9

1

0

0

89

100

Chemistry

113

6

6

12

19

22

15

12

3

0

0

85

100

Computer Science 18 6 0 11 11 17 28 22 6 0 0 72 100
Dance 11 0 9 0 18 45 9 9 9 0 0 82 100
Drama 32 6 9 13 19 28 9 9 6 0 0 84 100
English Language 183 2 5 13 24 17 22 13 4 0 0 83 100
English Literature 179 2 10 10 22 18 20 10 7 1 1 81 99
Food Technology 19 16 11 11 5 21 21 11 5 0 0 84 100
French 32 6 0 13 25 25 13 16 3 0 0 81 100
Geography 118 5 11 19 15 17 9 13 9 0 1 77 99
History 61 3 7 15 20 13 10 15 13 5 0 67 100
Maths 182 6 6 15 13 21 24 8 7 1 0 84 100
Music 14 0 0 0 14 7 21 43 7 7 0 43 100
P.E Studies 45 9 2 16 22 20 18 7 7 0 0 87 100
Physics 113 4 6 13 20 23 16 13 3 0 0 83 100
Religious Studies 74 3 4 8 31 22 10 14 7 3 0 77 100
Science (Double) 67 0 2 2

3

39 19 25 9 2 0 64 100
Spanish 24 8 4 25 4 33 8 17 0 0 0 83 100

 

Subject

Entries

A*

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

U

A*-C

A*-G

Business Studies

66 3 11 24 24 20 12 3 2 2 62 98

D&T Textiles

13 8 15 31 38 0 8 0 0 0 92 100

D&T Electronics

16 6 31 25 13 0 19 0 6 0 75 100

D&T Resistant Materials

30 0 13 17 23 23 10 7 7 0 53 100

Further Maths

44 18 27 9 27 0 0 0 0 16 82 84
Media Studies 20 15 35 30 5 10 0 5 0 0 80 100
Statistics 14 0 7 7 29 36 21 0 0 0 43 100

 

Subject

Entries

D*

D2

M2

P2

D1

M1

P1

ICT Cambridge Nationals Level 2/1

36

1

2

7

14

5

5

2

 

Subject

Entries

A*

A

B

C

Level 2 Higher Project

27

15

11

56

19

Level 1 Higher Project

1

0

100

0

0