The Featherstone Academy in Wakefield: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameThe Featherstone Academy
StreetPontefract Road
PostCodeWF7 5AJ
Telephone Number01977 722805
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 2.64

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
English Language583.4517.4914.1193.173.18 69.38
Science (Core)551.826.834.5474.5555.37 49.58
Geography520.025.7614.0736.5466.73 53.26
Mathematics496.1220.5313.6889.870.32 66.68
Additional Science450.010.685.6173.3360.86 53.52
English Literature370.020.9713.9435.1471.57 63.98
History293.4527.7718.0224.1466.53 57.05
Religious Studies229.0929.9122.5181.8271.89 65.3
Art & Design200.022.010.1930.075.16 63.54
Art & Design (Photography)156.6720.5311.1173.3377.5 65.66
D&T Food Technology130.017.9413.5138.4661.46 50.58
Physical Education/Sports Studies120.018.1511.9558.3368.55 63.6
French1010.025.1410.6760.070.48 62.4