Droylsden Academy in Tameside: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameDroylsden Academy
StreetManor Road
PostCodeM43 6QD
Telephone Number0161 3017600
DenominationDoes not apply
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?No
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 15.55

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
Mathematics14222.5420.5313.6873.9470.32 66.68
Science (Core)1426.346.834.5466.955.37 49.58
Additional Science1405.7110.685.6157.1460.86 53.52
English Language12717.3217.4914.1182.6873.18 69.38
English Literature12620.6320.9713.9469.8471.57 63.98
History6023.3327.7718.0251.6766.53 57.05
Computer Studies/Computing575.2620.6911.9747.3760.18 60.92
English Language & Literature500. 31.38
French5016.025.1410.6788.070.48 62.4
Geography4721.2825.7614.0751.0666.73 53.26
D&T Product Design320.015.0417.8131.2557.7 49.66
Biology3050.044.4827.3496.6791.47 83.6
Catering Studies3013.3311.384.2360.058.79 36.62
Chemistry3050.044.4726.42100.090.65 84.93
Physics3050.044.3226.2496.6791.29 83.16
Physical Education/Sports Studies2814.2918.1511.9550.068.55 63.6
Art & Design (Photography)2512.020.5311.1160.077.5 65.66
Health & Social Care2520.010.9710.2856.054.15 48.94
Music210.030.8915.150.074.42 64.85
Applied Business205.013.4121.0525.057.73 73.68
Art & Design (Fine Art)180.026.7413.6455.5678.03 75.76
Spanish1414.2928.4521.1421.4371.2 74.86
Dance128.3321.7118.5291.6768.36 48.15
Performing Arts100.019.7430.067.15
D&T Textiles Technology70.027.2531.3157.1472.67 77.78
Drama & Theatre Studies728.5722.521.1185.7173.02 58.89