Alder Community High School in Tameside: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameAlder Community High School
StreetMottram Old Road
LocalityGee Cross
PostCodeSK14 5NJ
Telephone Number0161 3685132
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 18.43

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
Mathematics14025.020.5313.6883.5770.32 66.68
English Language13911.5117.4914.1171.2273.18 69.38
English Literature13915.1120.9713.9469.0671.57 63.98
Social Science: Citizenship11521.7414.820.7479.1364.57 67.41
Science (Core)10410.586.834.5457.6955.37 49.58
Additional Science9412.7710.685.6160.6460.86 53.52
French643.1325.1410.6739.0670.48 62.4
History5728.0727.7718.0250.8866.53 57.05
Psychology5316.9820.8663.6469.8164.12 90.91
Religious Studies4422.7329.9122.5172.7371.89 65.3
Office Technology4334.8816.3819.5188.3762.08 59.58
Sociology439.318.6913.4662.7965.3 63.46
Catering Studies3923.0811.384.2376.9258.79 36.62
Art & Design352.8622.010.1945.7175.16 63.54
Biology3438.2444.4827.3482.3591.47 83.6
Chemistry3441.1844.4726.4297.0690.65 84.93
Physics3435.2944.3226.2491.1891.29 83.16
Computer Studies/Computing3225.020.6911.9775.060.18 60.92
Art & Design (Photography)2347.8320.5311.1195.6577.5 65.66
D&T Resistant Materials224.5514.457.5959.0957.14 46.84
Drama & Theatre Studies1816.6722.521.1166.6773.02 58.89
Geography175.8825.7614.0717.6566.73 53.26
Physical Education/Sports Studies160.018.1511.9556.2568.55 63.6
Statistics130.019.129.4292.3172.12 78.99
Spanish128.3328.4521.1450.071.2 74.86
Art & Design (Fine Art)812.526.7413.64100.078.03 75.76
Music650.030.8915.1583.3374.42 64.85