Failsworth School in Oldham: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameFailsworth School
StreetBrierley Avenue
PostCodeM35 9HA
Telephone Number0161 6883900
DenominationDoes not apply
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?No
School TypeMaintained School Foundation School

GCSE Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 4

Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 8.52

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
Science (Core)3592.796.834.5450.9755.37 49.58
Additional Science3395.3110.685.6153.3960.86 53.52
Social Science: Citizenship13717.5214.820.7497.8164.57 67.41
English Language11017.2717.4914.1188.1873.18 69.38
English Literature880.020.9713.942.2771.57 63.98
History8812.527.7718.0251.1466.53 57.05
Geography819.8825.7614.0750.6266.73 53.26
Art & Design (Fine Art)748.1126.7413.6487.8478.03 75.76
Catering Studies6814.7111.384.2377.9458.79 36.62
Spanish575.2628.4521.1456.1471.2 74.86
Media/Film/Tv Studies550.016.7711.9741.8267.33 58.69
Physical Education/Sports Studies5211.5418.1511.9580.7768.55 63.6
Information & Communications Technology4818.7520.1916.181.2567.39 64.12
D&T Resistant Materials460.014.457.5934.7857.14 46.84
French382.6325.1410.6744.7470.48 62.4
Health & Social Care3716.2210.9710.2856.7654.15 48.94
Religious Studies329.3829.9122.5137.571.89 65.3
D&T Textiles Technology319.6827.2531.3170.9772.67 77.78
Drama & Theatre Studies2810.7122.521.1192.8673.02 58.89
Music2250.030.8915.15100.074.42 64.85
Performing Arts2222.7319.74100.067.15
Dance219.5221.7118.5280.9568.36 48.15
Psychology2010.020.8663.6465.064.12 90.91
Mathematics190.020.5313.680.070.32 66.68
Art & Design110.022.010.1954.5575.16 63.54
Law616.6710.2738.133.3343.87 76.19