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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
Argyle House Sch 24 83 88 50 -  
Ind - - mixed 2-17
Biddick Sch Sports Coll 238 46 66 9 1002.6  
CY Sp comp mixed 11-16
Castle View Sch A Specialist Business and Enterprise Coll 188 24 48 5 1005.4  
CY B&E comp mixed 11-16
Farringdon Community Sports Coll 209 32 74 9 1009.3  
CY Sp comp mixed 11-16
Grindon Hall Christian Sch 57 68 74 49 - -
Ind - - mixed 2-18
Hetton Sch 178 47 65 21 997.4  
CY T comp mixed 11-16
Houghton Kepier Sports Coll:A Foundation Sch 285 37 50 15 1002.3  
FD Sp comp mixed 11-16
Hylton Red House Sch 131 9 54 1 1010.2  
CY - comp mixed 11-16
Monkwearmouth Sch 301 48 67 21 998.2  
CY A comp mixed 11-16
Oxclose Community Sch 200 62 77 7 1014.9  
CY A comp mixed 11-16
Pennywell Sch 213 19 41 8 975.3  
CY - comp mixed 11-16
Sandhill View Sch 210 46 87 14 1051.6  
CY A comp mixed 11-16
Southmoor Community Sch, Mathematics and Computing Coll 260 45 63 4 1018.7  
CY M&C comp mixed 11-16
St Aidan's Catholic Sch 181 49 66 33 1003.9 713.2
VA L comp boys 11-18
St Anthony's Catholic Girls' Sch 218 71 79 64 1004.3 830
VA T comp girls 11-18
St Robert of Newminster Roman Catholic Sch 232 67 83 30 1006.3 879.4
VA H comp mixed 11-18
Sunderland High Sch 41 78 93 56 - 754.5
Ind - - mixed 2-19
Thornhill Sch 254 41 69 30 1027.2  
CY B&E comp mixed 11-16
Venerable Bede Church of England [Aided] Secondary Sch 183 48 65 25 984  
VA - comp mixed 11-16
Washington Sch 215 40 48 9 977.1  
CY T comp mixed 11-16

 

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