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

School Information

School NameThe Freeston Academy
StreetFavell Avenue
PostCodeWF6 1HZ
Telephone Number01924 302560
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?No
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 12.89

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 Language1718.1917.4914.1161.473.18 69.38
English Literature17014.7120.9713.9462.3571.57 63.98
Mathematics17011.1820.5313.6864.1270.32 66.68
Science (Core)1573.186.834.5451.5955.37 49.58
Additional Science1397.1910.685.6151.860.86 53.52
Geography8310.8425.7614.0745.7866.73 53.26
History814.9427.7718.0234.5766.53 57.05
Art & Design6549.2322.010.1990.7775.16 63.54
Business Studies:Single5111.7617.718.9466.6764.66 49.16
Spanish439.328.4521.1448.8471.2 74.86
Drama & Theatre Studies358.5722.521.1137.1473.02 58.89
French287.1425.1410.6760.7170.48 62.4
Physical Education/Sports Studies2317.3918.1511.9573.9168.55 63.6
D&T Food Technology175.8817.9413.5182.3561.46 50.58
D&T Graphic Products1625.017.630.043.7558.48 27.37
D&T Textiles Technology1442.8627.2531.3171.4372.67 77.78
Computer Studies/Computing128.3320.6911.9725.060.18 60.92
D&T Systems & Control120.024.1833.3368.21
Biology875.044.4827.34100.091.47 83.6
Chemistry887.544.4726.42100.090.65 84.93
D&T Resistant Materials80.014.457.5975.057.14 46.84
Music825.030.8915.1562.574.42 64.85
Physics887.544.3226.24100.091.29 83.16