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Melbourn Village College (Academy)
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Cambridgeshire 45.3 27 Average -0.17 28.1
St Thomas à Becket Catholic Secondary School, A Voluntary Academy (Academy)
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Wakefield 42.7 42 Below average -0.28 28.2
St Bernard's Catholic High School (Maintained School)
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Cumbria 45 30 Average -0.18 28.2
William Brookes School (Academy) Open help text for Better performing and within 75 miles opens a popup
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Shropshire 47.2 17 Average 0.05 28.3
Linton Village College (Academy)
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Cambridgeshire 49.8 8 Above average 0.27 28.3
Acle Academy (Academy)
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Norfolk 46.4 23 Average -0.05 28.3
Unsworth Academy (Academy)
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Bury 41.8 46 Below average -0.48 28.4
Tupton Hall School (Maintained School)
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Derbyshire 37.7 54 Well below average -0.9 28.4
The Sir John Colfox Academy (Academy)
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Dorset 46 25 Average -0.08 28.4
The Hayling College (Maintained School)
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Hampshire 45 30 Average -0.2 28.4
Stepney Green Mathematics and Computing College (Maintained School)
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Tower Hamlets 50.3 6 Above average 0.33 28.4
St Bernadette Catholic Secondary School (Maintained School)
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Bristol City of 44.7 32 Average -0.19 28.4
Richmond School (Maintained School)
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North Yorkshire 49.2 9 Above average 0.24 28.4
Queensbury Academy (Academy)
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Bradford 36.6 55 Well below average -0.9 28.4
North Leamington School (Academy)
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Warwickshire 50.5 5 Above average 0.31 28.4
Longfield Academy of Sport (Academy)
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Darlington 41.2 48 Well below average -0.51 28.4
Darton College (Maintained School)
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Barnsley 42.1 45 Below average -0.46 28.4
Cottenham Village College (Academy)
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Cambridgeshire 52.9 3 Well above average 0.66 28.4
Challney High School for Boys (Academy)
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Luton 47.2 17 Average 0.09 28.4
Thomas Estley Community College (Academy)
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Leicestershire 44.1 35 Below average -0.24 28.5
The Whitby High School (Maintained School)
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Cheshire West and Chester 46.7 21 Average 0 28.5
The Stanway School (Academy)
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Essex 47.5 16 Average 0.07 28.5
The St Thomas the Apostle College (Maintained School)
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Southwark 53.8 2 Well above average 0.9 28.5
Small Heath School (Maintained School)
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Birmingham 42.4 44 Below average -0.39 28.5
Sir Harry Smith Community College (Academy)
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Cambridgeshire 46.9 20 Average 0.01 28.5
Samuel Ward Academy (Academy)
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Suffolk 45.4 26 Average -0.14 28.5
Rivington and Blackrod High School (Academy)
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Bolton 43.2 39 Below average -0.35 28.5
Kirk Hallam Community Academy (Academy)
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Derbyshire 38 52 Well below average -0.89 28.5
Kingswinford Academy (Academy) Open help text for Better performing and within 75 miles opens a popup
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Dudley 47.6 15 Average 0.13 28.5
Hornsey School for Girls (Maintained School)
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Haringey 48.4 12 Above average 0.37 28.5
Helena Romanes School and Sixth Form Centre (Academy)
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Essex 44.3 33 Below average -0.24 28.5
Harris Academy Greenwich (Academy)
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Greenwich 52 4 Above average 0.46 28.5
Farnham Heath End (Academy) Open help text for Similar percentage of disadvantaged pupils opens a popup
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Surrey 45.3 27 Average -0.09 28.5
Darwen Vale High School (Academy)
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Blackburn with Darwen 37.8 53 Well below average -0.91 28.5
Darwen Aldridge Community Academy (Academy)
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Blackburn with Darwen 41.4 47 Well below average -0.54 28.5
Chosen Hill School (Academy)
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Gloucestershire 47.1 19 Average 0.01 28.5
The King's CofE (VA) School (Maintained School)
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Staffordshire 40.9 49 Well below average -0.59 28.6
The Bolsover School (Academy)
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Derbyshire 40.5 50 Well below average -0.64 28.6
St Paul's Academy (Academy)
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Greenwich 45.2 29 Average -0.16 28.6
St John Fisher Catholic Voluntary Academy (Academy)
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Kirklees 42.8 41 Below average -0.38 28.6
St Ives School (Academy)
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Cornwall 48.1 14 Average 0.12 28.6
Sir Thomas Wharton Academy (Academy)
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Doncaster 39.3 51 Well below average -0.71 28.6
Kings International College (Maintained School)
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Surrey 44.2 34 Below average -0.27 28.6
King Edward VII School (Maintained School)
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Sheffield 46.4 23 Average -0.04 28.6
Kantor King Solomon High School (Maintained School)
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Redbridge 48.4 12 Above average 0.29 28.6
Gaynes School (Maintained School)
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Havering 46.5 22 Average -0.22 28.6
De Salis Studio College (Academy)
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Hillingdon 42.6 43 -0.59 28.6
Chislehurst School for Girls (Academy)
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Bromley 48.5 11 Average 0.17 28.6
Chesterton Community Sports College (Academy)
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Staffordshire 42.9 40 Below average -0.4 28.6
Burntwood School (Academy)
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Wandsworth 49 10 Above average 0.19 28.6
Al-Hijrah School (Maintained School)
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Birmingham 54.6 1 Well above average 0.9 28.6
Bishop Milner Catholic College (Academy) Open help text for Better performing and within 75 miles opens a popup
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Dudley 50.1 7 Above average 0.32 28.7
South Bank Engineering UTC (Academy)
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Lambeth 43.4 38 -0.32 28.8
Holy Family Catholic High School (Maintained School)
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Sefton 43.9 36 Below average -0.32 28.8
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Devon 43.9 36 -0.28 28.9
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Attainment 8 score

Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications, which include English, maths, 3 English Baccalaureate opens in a new window qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications opens in a new window .

Position within the group

This is a ranking with the group of schools in the list, based on the Attainment 8 score.

Progress 8 score

This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4, compared to pupils across England who got similar results at the end of key stage 2. This is based on results in up to 8 qualifications, which include English, maths, 3 English Baccalaureate opens in a new window qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications opens in a new window .

A score above zero means pupils made more progress, on average, than pupils across England who got similar results at the end of key stage 2.

A score below zero means pupils made less progress, on average, than pupils across England who got similar results at the end of key stage 2.

A negative progress score does not mean pupils made no progress, or the school has failed, rather it means pupils in the school made less progress than other pupils across England with similar results at the end of key stage 2.

Detailed guide to Progress 8 opens in a new window - for more information about how the Progress 8 score is calculated.

Schools and colleges not covering full Progress 8 period

Some schools start educating pupils partway through the 5-year period covered by Progress 8, which should be taken into account when comparing their results with schools that start at Key Stage 3. Progress 8 is not the most appropriate performance measure for university technical colleges, studio schools and some further education colleges. These establishments typically start educating pupils at age 14, with a focus on preparing pupils for their future careers by providing an integrated academic and professional education. Other headline measures, particularly pupil destinations, are more important for these establishments.

Average points score at key stage 2

The average of the points score for all pupils at the end of key stage 2, based on teacher assessment for writing and test results in reading and maths.

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