Birches Head Academy in Stoke-on-Trent: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameBirches Head Academy
StreetBirches Head Road
PostCodeST2 8DD
Telephone Number01782 233595
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 5.64

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
Mathematics14410.4220.5313.6847.2270.32 66.68
English Literature1436.9920.9713.9456.6471.57 63.98
Science (Core)1386.526.834.5436.2355.37 49.58
Additional Science1355.1910.685.6124.4460.86 53.52
English Language1170.8517.4914.1147.8673.18 69.38
Religious Studies991.0129.9122.5114.1471.89 65.3
Geography685.8825.7614.0733.8266.73 53.26
Physical Education/Sports Studies450.018.1511.9553.3368.55 63.6
History355.7127.7718.0248.5766.53 57.05
Art & Design2917.2422.010.1993.175.16 63.54
Art & Design (Photography)270.020.5311.1181.4877.5 65.66
D&T Resistant Materials210.014.457.5928.5757.14 46.84
Computer Studies/Computing195.2620.6911.9736.8460.18 60.92
Film Studies1822.2215.4536.3661.1161.78 45.45
Home Economics: Child Development166.2511.285.9837.553.22 53.85
French130.025.1410.6730.7770.48 62.4
Music1315.3830.8915.1538.4674.42 64.85
Art & Design (Graphics)120.019.3222.7383.3375.15 90.91
Environmental Science70.03.850.034.32