Cansfield High School in Wigan: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameCansfield High School
StreetOld Road
PostCodeWN4 9TP
Telephone Number01942 727391
DenominationDoes not apply
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?No
School TypeMaintained School Community School

GCSE Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 4

Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 14.2

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
Mathematics19710.6620.5313.6862.9470.32 66.68
English Language18713.917.4914.1173.2673.18 69.38
English Literature1876.9520.9713.9457.2271.57 63.98
Additional Science1434.910.685.6155.9460.86 53.52
Science (Core)1436.296.834.5460.8455.37 49.58
History7926.5827.7718.0273.4266.53 57.05
Art & Design537.5522.010.1992.4575.16 63.54
Physical Education/Sports Studies4825.018.1511.9581.2568.55 63.6
Geography4710.6425.7614.0765.9666.73 53.26
German442.2724.7114.1470.4574.99 80.0
Chemistry4337.2144.4726.4286.0590.65 84.93
Physics4327.9144.3226.2483.7291.29 83.16
Biology4226.1944.4827.3488.191.47 83.6
Sociology4211.918.6913.4652.3865.3 63.46
French4136.5925.1410.6782.9370.48 62.4
D&T Food Technology330.017.9413.5157.5861.46 50.58
D&T Graphic Products2343.4817.630.082.6158.48 27.37
Art & Design (Photography)1776.4720.5311.11100.077.5 65.66
D&T Resistant Materials147.1414.457.5964.2957.14 46.84
Music1435.7130.8915.1571.4374.42 64.85
Computer Studies/Computing90.020.6911.9711.1160.18 60.92
Drama & Theatre Studies90.022.521.1144.4473.02 58.89