Castleford Academy in Wakefield: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameCastleford Academy
StreetFerrybridge Road
PostCodeWF10 4JQ
Telephone Number01977 605060
DenominationDoes not apply
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?Yes
School TypeAcademy Academy - Converter Mainstream

GCSE Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 4

Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 14.34

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 Language27512.017.4914.1173.4573.18 69.38
Additional Science24822.5810.685.6179.4460.86 53.52
English Literature2355.5320.9713.9452.7771.57 63.98
General Studies2293.499.5337.5540.56
Science (Core)22222.526.834.5480.1855.37 49.58
Mathematics1050.020.5313.6825.7170.32 66.68
History8521.1827.7718.0264.7166.53 57.05
Physical Education/Sports Studies7712.9918.1511.9584.4268.55 63.6
Geography7323.2925.7614.0768.4966.73 53.26
Computer Studies/Computing468.720.6911.9758.760.18 60.92
Religious Studies4226.1929.9122.5190.4871.89 65.3
French3417.6525.1410.6776.4770.48 62.4
Spanish2817.8628.4521.1475.071.2 74.86
Drama & Theatre Studies254.022.521.1156.073.02 58.89
D&T Textiles Technology2035.027.2531.3180.072.67 77.78
D&T Electronic Products1723.5323.6411.3282.3565.46 58.49
Information & Communications Technology1729.4120.1916.194.1267.39 64.12
D&T Food Technology1526.6717.9413.51100.061.46 50.58
D&T Graphic Products1225.017.630.075.058.48 27.37
Music922.2230.8915.1577.7874.42 64.85