Examinations

Results 2016

We are delighted to post once again some outstanding examination results at both GCSE and Post 16.

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.

Percentage of students entering for the English Baccalaureate: 63%.

Percentage of students who acheived the English Baccalaureate: 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.

Accountability Measure HEHS 2016

National 2016

Progress Progress 8 Overall 0.42 0.00
English 0.36 0.00
Maths 0.47 0.00
EBacc 0.59 0.00
Open 0.27 0.00
Value added Science 0.30 0.00
Languages 0.04 0.00
Humanities 0.46 0.00
Attainment Attainment 8 Overall 53.33 49.50
English 11.13 10.44
Maths 10.58 9.74
EBacc 15.21 13.64
Open 16.17 15.69

Basics 

(Grade C or better in English and Maths)

70% 62%
Pupils entering the English Baccalaureate 63%  
Pupils achieving the English Baccalaureate 34% 24%
Destination* Pupils staying in education or going into employment 94% 94%

 

Source of data is the 2016 Validated Inspection Dashboard

*Destinations are based on the most recent published information (for academic year 2013-2014)

 

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.

Accountability Measure

HEHS 2016*

Source

National 2016

Progress

A Level

+0.19

Data Dashboard

0

Academic

+0.12

Data Dashboard

0

Applied General

+0.27

Data Dashboard

0

Tech Levels

+2.18

Performance Tables

0

Attainment

Average grade / A Level entry

C-

Performance Tables

C+

Average grade / Academic entry

C-

Performance Tables

C+

Average grade / Applied General entry

Distinction +

Performance Tables

Distinction

Average grade / Tech Level entry

Distinction *

Performance Tables

Distinction -

English and Maths progress

English GCSE

-1 (1 entry)

Data Dashboard

-0.10

Maths GCSE

+0.5 (10 entries)

Data Dashboard

-0.13

Retention

A Level / Academic

98.4%

Performance Tables

96.1%

Applied General

80%

Performance Tables

87.9%

Tech Levels

100%

Performance Tables

89.4%

Destinations**

Students staying in education / employment for 2+ terms after 16-18 study

88%

Performance Tables

88%

UK Higher Education for at least 2 terms after 18-18 study

69%

Performance Tables

48%

Top third Higher Education institutions

27%

Performance Tables

17%

Russell Group Higher Education Institutions

16%

Performance Tables

11%

** Destinations are based on the most recent published information (for academic year 2013-2014)

 

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

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