Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre in Reading: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results


School Information


URN136307
School NameHighdown School and Sixth Form Centre
StreetSurley Row
LocalityEmmer Green
Address
TownReading
PostCodeRG4 8LR
Telephone Number0118 9015800
GenderMixed
DenominationNone
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?Yes
School TypeAcademy Academy - Converter Mainstream

GCSE Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 4





Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 26.78


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 Language27830.2217.4914.1173.3873.18 69.38
English Literature21127.4920.9713.9477.7371.57 63.98
Religious Studies20825.029.9122.5172.671.89 65.3
Applications of Mathematics2032.4627.6852.7172.03
Science (Core)1557.746.834.5470.3255.37 49.58
Methods in Mathematics1455.5228.3968.9772.0
Additional Science1407.1410.685.6168.5760.86 53.52
Geography12828.1325.7614.0757.0366.73 53.26
History10742.9927.7718.0274.7766.53 57.05
Mathematics6680.320.5313.6898.4870.32 66.68
Physical Education/Sports Studies5719.318.1511.9578.9568.55 63.6
Biology5572.7344.4827.34100.091.47 83.6
Chemistry5585.4544.4726.42100.090.65 84.93
Physics5576.3644.3226.24100.091.29 83.16
Business Studies:Single5111.7617.718.9464.7164.66 49.16
Drama & Theatre Studies5127.4522.521.1194.1273.02 58.89
Music4619.5730.8915.1589.1374.42 64.85
Computer Studies/Computing4434.0920.6911.9777.2760.18 60.92
Art & Design4230.9522.010.1992.8675.16 63.54
French3836.8425.1410.6786.8470.48 62.4
Spanish3625.028.4521.1480.5671.2 74.86
Art & Design (Photography)3534.2920.5311.1171.4377.5 65.66
Information & Communications Technology3023.3320.1916.166.6767.39 64.12
Chinese2365.2271.6495.6593.83
Art & Design (Graphics)210.019.3222.7342.8675.15 90.91
Home Economics: Food190.016.230.052.6360.76 29.41
D&T Product Design137.6915.0417.8138.4657.7 49.66
German728.5724.7114.1485.7174.99 80.0

GCE A-level Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 5





Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 15.29


Academic performance in GCE A-level standard examinations. Percentage of students scoring A and A* grades in major subjects




School performance in GCE A-level standard examinations. Percentage of students scoring (A and A*) and range (A*-C)
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SubjectEntries% achieving A and A*% achieving A*-C
SchoolWithin TownNationwideSchoolWithin TownNationwide
English Language & Literature190.012.813.8468.4276.66 79.87
History185.5624.6130.3772.2283.76 87.93
Mathematics1833.3344.5549.0583.3381.74 85.41
Biology1711.7629.5135.5294.1273.83 80.43
Sociology1520.019.7522.4473.3375.63 77.11
Physics1315.3832.6637.7753.8573.5 77.77
Art & Design (Fine Art)1118.1835.9146.44100.086.82 94.12
Psychology1127.2719.1126.1490.9173.05 78.11
Religious Studies80.024.6840.0862.580.59 86.58
Chemistry714.2934.5542.171.4378.6 84.19
Computer Studies/Computing742.8617.4414.085.7163.46 67.0
Drama & Theatre Studies714.2916.4826.0571.4378.21 83.13
Media/Film/Tv Studies60.09.8917.69100.078.62 81.5

Cohort Size and Students heading to Oxford, Cambridge and Russell Group Institutions


Overall Cohort95
OsbridgeNA
Russell Group10


 
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