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YEAR 11 PUBLIC EXAMINATION RESULTS 2017

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

51.44

Progress 8

0.20

Performance

 

Entries

%

% 5 A* - C

145

79.23

% 5 A*- C inc English & Maths + 4

138

75.41

% 5 A*- C inc English & Maths + 5

100

54.64

 

 

9-8

 including  A*

9-7

 including A*-A

9-5 including

A*-B

9-4 including

A*-C

 

 

Entries

174

450

1230

1333

Total

1713

%

10.16

26.27

71.8

77.82

Average

9.36

 

Subject

Entries

9

8

7

6

5

4

3

2

1

9-4

9-1

English Language

183

3

7

11

20

24

19

14

3

1

83

100

English Literature

183

3

7

15

19

24

19

9

4

1

86

100

Mathematics

183

4

8

11

12

26

19

8

6

5

81

100

 

Subject

Entries

A*

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

U

A*-C

A*-G

Additional Science

83

1

12

22

30

24

8

2

0

0

65

100

Art

54

7

13

22

30

17

6

4

2

0

72

100

Biology

92

12

23

25

34

7

0

0

0

0

94

100

Business Studies

29

7

10

24

24

24

7

0

3

0

66

100

Catering

17

6

29

29

18

6

12

0

0

0

82

100

Chemistry

92

16

12

25

29

17

0

0

0

0

83

100

Core Science

91

1

9

20

30

24

10

6

1

0

59

100

Dance

14

0

36

29

21

7

7

0

0

0

86

100

Drama

45

2

18

16

22

29

13

0

0

0

58

100

Electronics

18

28

22

11

17

6

6

11

0

0

78

100

Film Studies

8

0

0

13

63

13

13

0

0

0

75

100

French

42

14

17

24

31

10

2

2

0

0

86

100

Further Mathematics

30

3

20

30

16

10

0

0

0

20

79

79

Geography

105

26

30

13

20

5

4

3

0

0

89

100

History

86

11

20

17

24

16

6

4

0

2

72

98

Music

11

9

18

18

18

18

18

0

0

0

64

100

PE

43

2

12

16

23

28

19

0

0

0

54

100

Physics

92

19

14

23

22

22

1

0

0

0

77

100

Religious Studies

69

9

26

33

16

10

0

4

1

0

84

100

Religious Studies [Short Course]

115

4

14

17

30

13

11

5

2

4

64

96

Resistant Materials

38

0

8

26

37

26

3

0

0

0

71

100

Spanish

35

9

26

11

14

9

23

6

3

0

60

100

Statistics

15

0

0

27

47

20

0

0

0

7

73

93

 

Subject

Entries

D*

D2

M2

P2

D1

M1

P1

ICT Cambridge Nationals Level 2/1

106

0

13

31

40

7

9

0

 

Subject

Entries

P1

U

BTEC Animal Care

7

2

5

 

Subject

Entries

A*

A

B

C

Level 2 Higher Project

29

3

31

35

31

Level 1 Higher Project

1

0

100

0

0