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Secondary School Tables 2009



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KEY TO THE LEAGUE TABLES

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
Abbey Sch Reading 105 100 100 97 - 971.6
Ind - - girls 3-18
Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic Sch 140 34 51 12 1006.9 630.4
VA A comp mixed 11-18
Elvian Sch 30 57 63 27 - -
Ind - - boys 2-18
Hemdean House Sch 11 91 91 91 -  
Ind - - mixed 2-16
Highdown Sch and Sixth Form Centre 183 51 54 22 1007 639.4
FD M&C comp mixed 11-18
John Madejski Academy 73 23 47 0 1019.2 -
AC - comp mixed 11-18
Kendrick Sch 97 100 100 100 1002.8 1042.9
FD Sc,L sel girls 11-18
Leighton Park Sch 94 93 98 84 - 774
Ind - - mixed 10-19
Prospect Sch 230 37 69 16 1029.5 728.6
FD Sp comp mixed 11-18
Queen Anne's Sch 51 0 100 96 - 836.1
Ind - - girls 10-18
Reading Girls' Sch 127 48 53 13 993.3 439.1
FD B&E comp girls 11-18
Reading Sch 123 100 100 100 1009.8 1026.3
FD H sel boys 11-18
St Joseph's Convent Sch 29 90 93 69 - 792.8
Ind - - girls 2-17

 

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