Upper Wharfedale School in North Yorkshire: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameUpper Wharfedale School
StreetWharfeside Avenue
PostCodeBD23 5BS
Telephone Number01756 752215
DenominationDoes not apply
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?No
School TypeMaintained School Community School

GCSE Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 4

Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 12.85

Academic performance in GCSE Key Stage 4 examinations. Percentage of students scoring A and A* grades in major subjects

School performance in GCSE Key Stage 4 standard examinations. Percentage of students scoring (A and A*) and range (A*-C)

SubjectEntries% achieving A and A*% achieving A*-C
SchoolWithin TownNationwideSchoolWithin TownNationwide
English Language5910.1717.4914.1167.873.18 69.38
English Literature5911.8620.9713.9477.9771.57 63.98
Mathematics5820.6920.5313.6889.6670.32 66.68
Geography3112.925.7614.0783.8766.73 53.26
Art & Design (Fine Art)287.1426.7413.6482.1478.03 75.76
Biology2615.3844.4827.3488.4691.47 83.6
Chemistry267.6944.4726.4284.6290.65 84.93
Physics2615.3844.3226.2480.7791.29 83.16
Additional Science254.010.685.6188.060.86 53.52
Science (Core)250.06.834.5468.055.37 49.58
Physical Education/Sports Studies2412.518.1511.9579.1768.55 63.6
Catering Studies2119.0511.384.2376.1958.79 36.62
Drama & Theatre Studies160.022.521.1131.2573.02 58.89
Religious Studies1553.3329.9122.5193.3371.89 65.3
Ancient History1241.6731.9983.3371.47
D&T Systems & Control1225.024.1875.068.21
History120.027.7718.0241.6766.53 57.05
D&T Resistant Materials110.014.457.5945.4557.14 46.84
French80.025.1410.6775.070.48 62.4
Computer Studies/Computing60.020.6911.9750.060.18 60.92
Music60.030.8915.1550.074.42 64.85