The Taunton Academy in Somerset: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameThe Taunton Academy
StreetCheddon Road
PostCodeTA2 7QP
Telephone Number01823 348200
DenominationChurch of England
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?Yes
School TypeAcademy Academy Sponsor Led Mainstream

GCSE Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 4

Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 5.21

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
Additional Science1194.210.685.6143.760.86 53.52
English Language1174.2717.4914.1158.9773.18 69.38
English Literature1173.4220.9713.9431.6271.57 63.98
Science (Core)1173.426.834.5447.8655.37 49.58
Religious Studies1163.4529.9122.5122.4171.89 65.3
Mathematics884.5520.5313.6853.4170.32 66.68
History5411.1127.7718.0225.9366.53 57.05
Geography3218.7525.7614.0756.2566.73 53.26
French290.025.1410.6734.4870.48 62.4
D&T Product Design190.015.0417.8126.3257.7 49.66
Physical Education/Sports Studies180.018.1511.9522.2268.55 63.6
Art & Design (Photography)1526.6720.5311.11100.077.5 65.66
Catering Studies130.011.384.2346.1558.79 36.62
Art & Design1145.4522.010.19100.075.16 63.54
D&T Food Technology110.017.9413.5118.1861.46 50.58
Drama & Theatre Studies110.022.521.1145.4573.02 58.89
D&T Graphic Products80.017.630.050.058.48 27.37
Music70.030.8915.1585.7174.42 64.85

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

Overall Cohort5
Russell GroupNA