St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Ashton-in-Makerfield in Wigan: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameSt Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Ashton-in-Makerfield
StreetRookery Avenue
PostCodeWN4 9PF
Telephone Number01942 728651
DenominationRoman Catholic
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?No
School TypeMaintained School Voluntary Aided School

GCSE Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 4

Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 32.26

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 Language24032.0817.4914.1187.0873.18 69.38
English Literature24018.7520.9713.9482.571.57 63.98
Mathematics24032.9220.5313.6880.070.32 66.68
Religious Studies23940.1729.9122.5183.2671.89 65.3
Additional Science16921.310.685.6171.660.86 53.52
Science (Core)16916.576.834.5481.6655.37 49.58
Geography13043.8525.7614.0777.6966.73 53.26
French12630.1625.1410.6795.2470.48 62.4
History9040.027.7718.0284.4466.53 57.05
Physical Education/Sports Studies8134.5718.1511.9585.1968.55 63.6
D&T Product Design7421.6215.0417.8172.9757.7 49.66
Biology7145.0744.4827.3495.7791.47 83.6
Chemistry7143.6644.4726.4294.3790.65 84.93
Physics7143.6644.3226.2494.3791.29 83.16
Art & Design6540.022.010.19100.075.16 63.54
Information & Communications Technology6036.6720.1916.191.6767.39 64.12
Music4351.1630.8915.1583.7274.42 64.85
Performing Arts3167.7419.7493.5567.15
Computer Studies/Computing2356.5220.6911.9791.360.18 60.92
D&T Resistant Materials234.3514.457.5969.5757.14 46.84
Drama & Theatre Studies224.5522.521.1177.2773.02 58.89
Home Economics: Food1216.6716.230.058.3360.76 29.41
Spanish1040.028.4521.1470.071.2 74.86