Preston School Academy in Somerset: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NamePreston School Academy
StreetMonks Dale
PostCodeBA21 3JD
Telephone Number01935 471131
DenominationDoes not apply
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?No
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 19.15

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 Language18721.9317.4914.1177.0173.18 69.38
English Literature18713.920.9713.9460.9671.57 63.98
Mathematics18728.3420.5313.6877.0170.32 66.68
Biology10021.044.4827.3480.091.47 83.6
Science (Core)953.166.834.5430.5355.37 49.58
Additional Science922.1710.685.6138.0460.86 53.52
Chemistry9225.044.4726.4280.4390.65 84.93
Physics9223.9144.3226.2479.3591.29 83.16
Geography7421.6225.7614.0774.3266.73 53.26
Business Studies:Single4621.7417.718.9480.4364.66 49.16
Art & Design (Fine Art)4318.626.7413.6476.7478.03 75.76
Catering Studies3713.5111.384.2356.7658.79 36.62
Physical Education/Sports Studies300.018.1511.9530.068.55 63.6
Drama & Theatre Studies2733.3322.521.1177.7873.02 58.89
D&T Product Design2420.8315.0417.8179.1757.7 49.66
History2416.6727.7718.0275.066.53 57.05
Home Economics: Child Development2441.6711.285.9875.053.22 53.85
D&T Electronic Products230.023.6411.3213.0465.46 58.49
Music166.2530.8915.1537.574.42 64.85
French1127.2725.1410.67100.070.48 62.4
D&T Textiles Technology1040.027.2531.3170.072.67 77.78
Religious Studies1030.029.9122.5160.071.89 65.3
Spanish1030.028.4521.1480.071.2 74.86
Dance70.021.7118.5228.5768.36 48.15