The Polesworth School in Warwickshire: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results


School Information


URN136459
School NameThe Polesworth School
StreetDordon Road
LocalityDordon
Address
TownTamworth
PostCodeB78 1QT
Telephone Number01827 702205
GenderMixed
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 21.79


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
Religious Studies21630.0929.9122.5171.371.89 65.3
Mathematics19821.7220.5313.6872.7370.32 66.68
French1829.3425.1410.6750.5570.48 62.4
History17724.8627.7718.0258.7666.53 57.05
Science (Core)1631.846.834.5457.6755.37 49.58
Additional Science1624.3210.685.6158.6460.86 53.52
English Language16117.3917.4914.1186.9673.18 69.38
English Literature16124.8420.9713.9488.271.57 63.98
Geography7229.1725.7614.0768.0666.73 53.26
English Language & Literature560.02.00.028.5736.2 31.38
Biology5538.1844.4827.34100.091.47 83.6
Chemistry5549.0944.4726.42100.090.65 84.93
Physics5558.1844.3226.24100.091.29 83.16
Statistics5433.3319.129.42100.072.12 78.99
Art & Design (Fine Art)5246.1526.7413.6494.2378.03 75.76
Classical Civilisation4221.4339.3264.2982.46
Sociology4139.0218.6913.4682.9365.3 63.46
Business Studies:Single4015.017.718.9470.064.66 49.16
Drama & Theatre Studies3953.8522.521.1192.3173.02 58.89
Physical Education/Sports Studies3729.7318.1511.9583.7868.55 63.6
Home Economics: Child Development2814.2911.285.9857.1453.22 53.85
D&T Food Technology2512.017.9413.5160.061.46 50.58
Astronomy1711.7627.2152.9473.58
D&T Product Design175.8815.0417.8158.8257.7 49.66
Computer Studies/Computing1513.3320.6911.9753.3360.18 60.92
D&T Resistant Materials140.014.457.5928.5757.14 46.84

GCE A-level Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 5





Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 20.21


Academic performance in GCE A-level standard examinations. Percentage of students scoring A and A* grades in major subjects




School performance in GCE A-level standard examinations. Percentage of students scoring (A and A*) and range (A*-C)
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SubjectEntries% achieving A and A*% achieving A*-C
SchoolWithin TownNationwideSchoolWithin TownNationwide
History6113.1124.6130.3783.6183.76 87.93
Psychology5316.9819.1126.1479.2573.05 78.11
Mathematics3234.3844.5549.0584.3881.74 85.41
Sociology3253.1319.7522.4493.7575.63 77.11
English Literature2416.6726.3533.2487.584.01 88.51
Biology1822.2229.5135.5266.6773.83 80.43
Media/Film/Tv Studies175.889.8917.69100.078.62 81.5
Religious Studies1618.7524.6840.0868.7580.59 86.58
Chemistry1513.3334.5542.173.3378.6 84.19
Physics1513.3332.6637.7766.6773.5 77.77
Business Studies:Single147.1414.6121.2378.5773.19 75.69
Geography1233.3328.1331.6383.3382.83 86.74
Government & Politics119.0929.8237.3954.5581.4 88.87
Physical Education/Sports Studies1118.1817.3516.1281.8266.28 63.82
Economics100.032.6839.8860.083.39 88.77
World Development100.028.2931.8260.078.87 86.36
D&T Product Design911.1117.8422.8633.3368.69 70.71
Drama & Theatre Studies850.016.4826.05100.078.21 83.13
Mathematics (Further)728.5761.7666.9171.4390.79 90.58
French616.6744.7146.9383.3388.76 88.27

Cohort Size and Students heading to Oxford, Cambridge and Russell Group Institutions


Overall Cohort135
Osbridge0
Russell Group20


 
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