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Secondary School League Tables Top State Schools At A-Level

A-level or vocational exam equivalent point score

34.6 Colchester Royal Grammar School (Colchester, Essex)

33.6 King Edward VI Camp Hill School (Boys) (Birmingham)

33.5 Chelmsford County High School for Girls (Essex)

33.2 King Edward VI Grammar School (Chelmsford, Essex)

33.0 Lancaster Royal Grammar School (Lancashire)

32.0 Colyton Grammar School (Colyton, Devon)

31.0 Colchester County High School for Girls (Essex)

30.9 King Edward VI Handsworth School (Birmingham)

30.7 Pate's Grammar School (Cheltenham, Gloucestershire)

30.6 King Edward VI Camp Hill Girls' School (Birmingham)

30.0 King Edward VI Aston School (Birmingham)

30.0 King Edward VI School (Stratford-on-Avon, Warwicks)

29.8 Wolverhampton Girls' High School (West Midlands)

29.7 Sutton Coldfield Girls' Grammar (West Midlands)

29.0 Newport Girls' High School (Newport)

28.7 Altrincham Grammar School for Girls (Cheshire)

28.5 Tonbridge Grammar School for Girls (Kent)

28.4 Reading School (Reading, Berkshire)

28.1 Bourne Grammar School (Bourne, Lincolnshire)

28.1 Crossley Heath School (Halifax, West Yorkshire)

28.1 Welbeck College (Worksop, Nottinghamshire)

28.0 Queen Mary's Grammar School (Walsall, W. Midlands)

27.9 Skipton Girls' High School (Skipton, North Yorkshire)

27.8 Queen Mary's High School (Walsall, West Midlands)

27.5 Ripon Grammar School (Ripon, North Yorkshire)

27.4 Stratford-upon-Avon Girls' Grammar (Warwickshire)

27.3 Ermysted's Grammar School (Skipton, North Yorkshire)

27.3 Lancaster Girls' Grammar School (Lancashire)

27.3 Torquay Boys' Grammar School ((, Devon)

27.2 Queen Elizabeth's High School (Lincolnshire)

26.9 Altrincham Grammar School for Boys (Trafford)

26.9 Wallington County Grammar School (Sutton, Surrey)

26.8 Westcliff High School for Boys (Southend-on-Sea)

26.6 Aylesbury Grammar School (Buckinghamshire)

26.6 Caistor Grammar School (Market Rasen, Lincolnshire)

26.6 The Liverpool Blue Coat School (Liverpool)

26.3 Parkstone Grammar School (Girls) (Poole, Dorset)

26.3 Southend High School for Boys (Southend-on-Sea)

26.3 Wilson's School (Wallington, Sutton, Surrey)

26.2 Dane Court Grammar School (Broadstairs, Kent)

26.2 King Edward VI Five Ways School (Birmingham)

26.2 Skegness Grammar School (Skegness, Lincolnshire)

26.2 Tunbridge Wells Girls' Grammar School (Kent)

26.1 Bishop Vesey's Grammar School (Sutton Coldfield)

26.1 Newstead Wood School for Girls (Orpington, Bromley)

26.0 Clitheroe Royal Grammar School (Lancashire)

25.8 Devonport High School for Boys (City of Plymouth)

25.7 Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School (Horncastle, Lincs)

25.5 Torquay Grammar School for Girls (Torbay, Devon)

25.4 Dr Challoner's Grammar School (Amersham, Bucks)

25.4 Wirral Grammar School for Boys (Wirral, Merseyside)

25.3 Carre's Grammar School (Sleaford, Lincolnshire)

25.2 Devonport High School for Girls (City of Plymouth)

25.0 Marling School (Stroud, Gloucestershire)

25.0 Sale Grammar School (Sale, Trafford)

25.0 Southend High School for Girls (Southend-on-Sea)

25.0 St Ambrose College (Altrincham, Trafford)

24.9 Helsby High School (Warrington, Cheshire)

24.9 Poole Grammar School (Poole, Dorset)

24.8 Dover Grammar School for Girls (Dover, Kent)

24.8 The Henrietta Barnett School (Barnet, London)

24.8 The Latymer School (Enfield, London)

24.7 Churston Grammar School (Brixham, Torbay, Devon)

24.7 Nonsuch High School for Girls (Sutton, Surrey)

24.7 St Olave's & St Saviour's Grammar (Orpington, Kent)

24.7 Stroud High School (Stroud, Gloucestershire)

24.6 The Tiffin Girls' School (Kingston upon Thames)

24.5 Old Swinford Hospital (Stourbridge, Dudley)

24.4 St Edward's College (Liverpool)

24.4 Westcliff High School for Girls (Southend-on-Sea)

24.3 Loreto Grammar School (Altrincham, Trafford)

24.2 Calday Grange Grammar School (Wirral)

24.1 Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School (Lincolnshire)

24.1 Queen Elizabeth's School (Barnet, London)

24.1 St Martin's School (Brentwood, Essex)

24.1 The Coopers' Company & Coborn School (Havering)

24.1 The King's School (Peterborough, Cambridgeshire)

24.0 Roundwood Park School (Harpenden, Hertfordshire)

24.0 Wirral Grammar School For Girls (Wirral, Merseyside)

23.9 Alsager School (Stoke-on-Trent, Cheshire)

23.9 Queen Elizabeth Grammar School (Penrith, Cumbria)

23.9 Sutton Grammar School for Boys (Sutton, Surrey)

23.9 Tadcaster Grammar School (North Yorkshire)

23.9 The Wensleydale School (Leyburn, North Yorkshire)

23.9 West Bridgford Comprehensive (Nottinghamshire)

23.9 West Kirby Grammar School for Girls (Wirral)

23.8 Bishop Wordsworth's Grammar School (Salisbury)

23.8 Dartford Grammar School (Dartford, Kent)

23.8 Woodford County High School (Redbridge, London)

23.7 Bournemouth School (Bournemouth)

23.7 Durham Johnston Comprehensive School (Durham)

23.7 Royal Grammar School (High Wycombe, Bucks)

23.7 Sir Roger Manwood's School (Sandwich, Kent)

23.6 Highworth Grammar School for Girls (Ashford, Kent)

23.6 Kendrick Girls' Grammar School (Reading, Berks)

23.6 The Cotswold School (Cheltenham, Gloucestershire)

23.5 Fulford School (York, City of York)

23.5 The King's School (Grantham, Lincolnshire)

23.4 Beverley Girls' High School (East Riding of Yorkshire)

23.4 Ecclesbourne School (Belper, Derbyshire)

23.4 Lady Manners School (Bakewell, Derbyshire)

23.3 Sir Thomas Rich's School (Gloucester, Gloucestershire)

23.3 St Mary's RC High School (Chesterfield, Derbyshire)

23.3 The Sandon School (Chelmsford, Essex)

23.3 Watford Grammar School for Girls (Hertfordshire)

23.2 Adams' Grammar School (Newport, Telford & Wrekin)

23.2 Rainham Mark Grammar School (Gillingham)

23.2 Wymondham High School (Wymondham, Norfolk)

23.1 Katharine Lady Berkeley's School (Gloucestershire)

23.1 Marlwood School (Bristol, South Gloucestershire)

23.1 The Chase (Malvern, Worcestershire)

23.0 Sir Henry Floyd Grammar School (Buckinghamshire)

23.0 St Nicholas Catholic High School (Northwich, Cheshire)

22.9 King Edward VI School Lichfield (Lichfield, Staffs)

22.9 Lady Lumley's School (Pickering, North Yorkshire)

22.9 The Judd School (Tonbridge, Kent)

22.8 High School for Girls (Gloucester, Gloucestershire)

22.7 Chosen Hill School (Gloucester, Gloucestershire)

22.7 Droitwich Spa High School (Worcestershire)

22.7 William Farr CofE Comprehensive (Lincolnshire)