We are delighted to post once again some outstanding examination results at both GCSE and Post 16.
Post 16: A Level and Level 3 BTEC combined
A*- A 30%; A* - B 53%; A*-C 82%; A*- E 99.3%
The national value added indicator called ALPS has placed us in the top quartile of all schools nationally for A Level, AS Level and BTEC Level 3.
GCSE: Key Stage 4
At GCSE 70% (71% Best of) students achieved A*-C in English and Maths – the new Basics Indicator. (against a national average in 2016 of 62%)
Over 75% achieved 5 A*-C GCSE higher grades. 20% of all grades achieved were at A*/A.
EBAC - 34%.
The most important new indicator (Progress 8) which schools will be judged by in 2016 is 0.42 (0.44 Best of) – significantly above the national average. Our provisional attaintment 8 is 53.3 - C+.
93% of students in English/English Literature made 3 Levels of Progress and 57% made 4 Levels, significantly above the national average.
82% of students in Maths made 3 Levels of Progress and 43% made 4 Levels significantly above the national average.
These OUTSTANDING outcomes are the result of the exceptional work of our staff and governors who go beyond the extra mile, the fantastic efforts and application of our students to whom we offer our warm congratulations and our brilliant, parent/carer body for their unstinting support over the years.
Sue Maguire, Headteacher