Performance Tables Information
The school is incredibly proud of our academic success. In the new GCSEs, 82% of all students achieved a ‘good pass’ (Grade 4+) in English and 75% of students achieved a good pass in Mathematics. Both of these measures are significantly above the national averages for these subject areas, as was the percentage of students achieving a ‘strong pass (Grade 5+). There were also a number of outstanding results in other GCSE subjects that were also significantly above the national average (these subjects are not ‘new’ GCSEs and still use letters for grades). Physics, Biology, Chemistry, History, Geography, Spanish, German, Physical Education, Business Studies, Computer Science, Statistics, Dance, Music, Media Studies and Religious Education all achieved A*-C grades well above the national average. It is also extremely pleasing to note that 28% of all grades in these GCSEs were awarded at A*/A grade and 79% at A*-C grade.
Our A Level results were outstanding and equalled best the school has ever achieved. 55% of all grades awarded were at A*-B, 84% of all grades were at A*-C and 99% of all grades awarded were pass grades in the 30 A Level subjects that the school offers. Our BTEC Level 3 results were also outstanding with no student achieving less than a ‘Distinction’: 67% achieved a Distinction* and 33% achieved a Distinction.
Please see our 'GCSE and A Level Examinations Booklet' at the bottom of this page for a full breakdown of our exam results in 2017.
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