Boldon School in South Tyneside: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameBoldon School
StreetNew Road
TownBoldon Colliery
PostCodeNE35 9DZ
Telephone Number0191 5362176
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 11.88

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 Language13214.3917.4914.1184.8573.18 69.38
Mathematics13212.8820.5313.6864.3970.32 66.68
English Literature12918.620.9713.9465.1271.57 63.98
Information & Communications Technology12516.020.1916.172.867.39 64.12
Science (Core)1200.836.834.5438.3355.37 49.58
Additional Science861.1610.685.6148.8460.86 53.52
Religious Studies8510.5929.9122.5165.8871.89 65.3
History6714.9327.7718.0261.1966.53 57.05
French530.025.1410.6724.5370.48 62.4
Media/Film/Tv Studies486.2516.7711.9731.2567.33 58.69
Physical Education/Sports Studies365.5618.1511.9575.068.55 63.6
Art & Design (Photography)2733.3320.5311.11100.077.5 65.66
Geography258.025.7614.0748.066.73 53.26
Health & Social Care250.010.9710.2832.054.15 48.94
D&T Resistant Materials2326.0914.457.5986.9657.14 46.84
Business Studies:Single220.017.718.9422.7364.66 49.16
Home Economics: Child Development185.5611.285.9850.053.22 53.85
Biology1435.7144.4827.34100.091.47 83.6
Chemistry1457.1444.4726.42100.090.65 84.93
Physics1435.7144.3226.24100.091.29 83.16