Lowton Church of England High School in Wigan: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameLowton Church of England High School
StreetNewton Road
PostCodeWA3 1DU
Telephone Number01942 767040
DenominationChurch of England
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?No
School TypeMaintained School Foundation School

GCSE Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 4

Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 18.16

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
Mathematics12514.420.5313.6869.670.32 66.68
English Language11915.1317.4914.1177.3173.18 69.38
English Literature11915.9720.9713.9475.6371.57 63.98
Additional Science746.7610.685.6152.760.86 53.52
Science (Core)746.766.834.5455.4155.37 49.58
Physical Education/Sports Studies6729.8518.1511.9586.5768.55 63.6
Geography6426.5625.7614.0778.1366.73 53.26
Biology4829.1744.4827.3491.6791.47 83.6
Chemistry4833.3344.4726.4287.590.65 84.93
Physics4820.8344.3226.2485.4291.29 83.16
Art & Design (Photography)3735.1420.5311.1191.8977.5 65.66
Catering Studies3716.2211.384.2354.0558.79 36.62
Information & Communications Technology336.0620.1916.157.5867.39 64.12
D&T Resistant Materials316.4514.457.5929.0357.14 46.84
Drama & Theatre Studies3119.3522.521.1190.3273.02 58.89
Art & Design2814.2922.010.1960.7175.16 63.54
Religious Studies2751.8529.9122.5174.0771.89 65.3
Humanities: Single190.09.847.5647.3749.89 40.44
Computer Studies/Computing185.5620.6911.9761.1160.18 60.92
German1717.6524.7114.1488.2474.99 80.0
History1526.6727.7718.0273.3366.53 57.05
French1020.025.1410.6740.070.48 62.4
English Language & Literature90. 31.38
Music922.2230.8915.1588.8974.42 64.85