Weatherhead High School in Wirral: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results


School Information


URN137815
School NameWeatherhead High School
StreetBreck Rd
Locality
Address
TownWallasey
PostCodeCH44 3HS
Telephone Number0151 6314400
GenderGirls
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 14.89


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
Mathematics25115.5420.5313.6874.170.32 66.68
English Language20819.7117.4914.1192.3173.18 69.38
English Literature20814.4220.9713.9488.4671.57 63.98
Science (Core)1400.06.834.5443.5755.37 49.58
Additional Science1361.4710.685.6169.1260.86 53.52
Information & Communications Technology12611.1120.1916.188.167.39 64.12
Geography1095.525.7614.0763.366.73 53.26
Biology9727.8444.4827.3496.9191.47 83.6
Chemistry9727.8444.4726.4292.7890.65 84.93
Physics9717.5344.3226.2490.7291.29 83.16
Spanish9615.6328.4521.1471.8871.2 74.86
History9516.8427.7718.0268.4266.53 57.05
Sociology637.9418.6913.4673.0265.3 63.46
Computer Studies/Computing4623.9120.6911.9784.7860.18 60.92
English Language & Literature410.02.00.046.3436.2 31.38
Art & Design (Textiles)3831.5821.5518.75100.078.22 68.75
Health & Social Care3611.1110.9710.2872.2254.15 48.94
Physical Education/Sports Studies3622.2218.1511.9572.2268.55 63.6
Art & Design (Fine Art)3138.7126.7413.64100.078.03 75.76
Religious Studies2748.1529.9122.5192.5971.89 65.3
Office Technology2512.016.3819.5180.062.08 59.58
Music2412.530.8915.1562.574.42 64.85
D&T Product Design1717.6515.0417.8194.1257.7 49.66
Home Economics: Child Development175.8811.285.9882.3553.22 53.85
Home Economics: Food166.2516.230.062.560.76 29.41
Performing Arts1625.019.7487.567.15
Dance1513.3321.7118.5266.6768.36 48.15
Drama & Theatre Studies128.3322.521.1191.6773.02 58.89
French128.3325.1410.67100.070.48 62.4
German119.0924.7114.14100.074.99 80.0

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





Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 16.45


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
Sociology375.4119.7522.4467.5775.63 77.11
English Language306.6710.729.6180.079.34 81.88
History2516.024.6130.3788.083.76 87.93
Psychology2213.6419.1126.1468.1873.05 78.11
English Literature2123.8126.3533.2490.4884.01 88.51
Physical Education/Sports Studies1926.3217.3516.1273.6866.28 63.82
Mathematics1723.5344.5549.0570.5981.74 85.41
Art & Design (Fine Art)1631.2535.9146.4481.2586.82 94.12
Art & Design (Textiles)1631.2527.4240.3481.2585.8 91.6
Biology1612.529.5135.5250.073.83 80.43
Media/Film/Tv Studies156.679.8917.6973.3378.62 81.5
Geography1315.3828.1331.6392.3182.83 86.74
Art & Design (Photography)1216.6721.6435.0375.082.13 92.39
Chemistry110.034.5542.145.4578.6 84.19
Religious Studies1127.2724.6840.0881.8280.59 86.58
Dance812.524.2529.0387.589.51 93.55
Drama & Theatre Studies837.516.4826.0575.078.21 83.13
Film Studies714.2913.313.7785.7187.07 88.26
Physics616.6732.6637.7766.6773.5 77.77

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


Overall Cohort156
Osbridge0
Russell Group21


 
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