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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
Belfairs High Sch 213 32 60 7 1000.7 523.2
FD A mod mixed 11-18
Cecil Jones Coll 281 33 48 18 959.9 529.2
FD B&E comp mixed 11-18
Chase High Sch 185 18 30 3 965.7 -
CY - comp mixed 11-18
Eastwood Sch (11-18) 164 59 84 18 1002.8 -
FD A,Sp mod mixed 11-19
Futures Coll 96 25 34 13 970.6  
FD - comp mixed 11-19
Shoeburyness High Sch 276 40 64 7 1014.8 588.8
CY T comp mixed 11-18
Southend High Sch for Boys 144 98 99 84 997.6 1051.9
FD L,LePP sel boys 11-18
Southend High Sch for Girls 148 99 100 97 1012 1037.4
FD L,RATL sel girls 11-18
St Bernard's High Sch and Arts Coll 144 68 85 56 1021.6 780.8
VA A,Sc comp girls 11-18
St Hilda's Sch 17 65 100 94 -  
Ind - - girls 2-17
St Thomas More High Sch for Boys 155 55 72 26 991.1 827.8
VA M&C comp boys 11-18
Thorpe Hall Sch 29 55 62 41 -  
Ind - - mixed 2-17
Westcliff High Sch for Boys 154 98 99 81 1012.3 1046.6
FD H sel boys 11-18
Westcliff High Sch for Girls 153 99 99 69 997.5 990.3
FD E,Sc sel girls 11-18

 

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