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Secondary School Tables 2009



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A school's value added score is arrived at by predicting what pupils should achieve when they arrive at school at age 11. If – on average – pupils improve on their predicted performance and do better than fellow pupils in similar circumstances, the school will be awarded a score of more than 1,000. If they do worse, it will get less than 1,000.

The average point score for A-level again takes account of all qualifications gained by pupils. An A grade in general or vocational A-level is worth 270 points, B, 240; C, 210; D, 180; and E, 150. The International Baccalaureate is also recognised with a maximum score of 45 being rewarded with 1,380 points.

SYMBOLS USED IN THE TABLE

= Feeder school for sixth-form centres/consortia.
! New institution. Results will be published as N/A (Not Applicable).
< Statistics based on 10 or fewer candidates are suppressed.
AC Academy.
CTC City Technology College.
CY Community school.
CYS Community school with special provision for children with special educational needs.
FD Foundation school.
FDS Foundation special school.
IND Independent school.
INDSS Independent special school.
MODFC College funded by Ministry of defence.
VA Voluntary aided school (usually faith schools which control their own admissions).
VC Voluntary controlled (faith school with admissions controlled by local authority).

ADMISSION POLICIES

COMP Admits all students.
MOD Secondary modern. Admits all students not selected by grammar schools.
SEL State-financed grammar school.
NON SEL Independent school.

Column 1: School or college name
Column 2: Number of 14 to 16-year olds
Column 3: % with five A* to C GCSEs including maths and English
Column 4: % with five A* to C GCSEs in all subjects
Column 5: % with five A* to C GCSEs in one modern foreign language
Column 6: Value Added Score
Column 7: A-level point score per pupil

1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Ashington Community High Sch 271 40 54 18 991.7 691.6
FD Sp,YST comp mixed 13-18
Astley Community High Sch 231 50 81 5 1023.3 684.2
CY - comp mixed 13-18
Bedlingtonshire Community High Sch 221 40 53 18 996 535.9
CY T comp mixed 13-18
Berwick Community High Sch 193 53 85 16 1025.5 682.5
CY B&E comp mixed 13-18
Blyth Community Coll 336 34 52 15 1009.6 518.3
CY - comp mixed 13-18
Coquet High Sch 158 41 59 8 1011 528.1
CY E comp mixed 13-18
Cramlington Learning Village 419 65 84 12 1022.8 732.5
CY Sc,AL,LePP comp mixed 11-18
Duchess's Community High Sch 293 52 68 18 1006.7 754.8
CY T,Mu comp mixed 13-18
Haydon Bridge Community High Sch and Sports Coll 192 40 69 25 1004 743.4
FD Sp comp mixed 13-18
Hirst High Sch 177 29 46 10 1007.2 565.9
CY T comp mixed 13-18
King Edward VI Sch 319 75 87 36 1014.9 830.3
VC T,A,LePP comp mixed 13-18
Longridge Towers Sch 35 89 89 80 - 767.9
Ind - - mixed 4-17
Ponteland Community High Sch 259 57 85 54 1013.4 755.3
CY L comp mixed 13-18
Prudhoe Community High Sch 234 54 74 33 1008.8 717.3
CY T comp mixed 13-18
Queen Elizabeth High Sch 303 69 84 42 1012.3 809.1
CY A,Sc comp mixed 13-18
St Benet Biscop Catholic Voluntary Aided High Sch 219 49 71 17 1009.7 728.4
VA B&E comp mixed 13-18

 

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