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Schools similar toSt Thomas More Catholic School

'Similar schools' means schools across England whose key stage 4 pupils had similar achievement at the end of key stage 2 opens a popup . These figures are based on the results of pupils who finished key stage 4 in July 2018, which is the latest data available.

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The list shows the selected school compared to other state-funded mainstream schools whose key stage 4 pupils were expected to achieve similar results in year 11 based on their grades at the end of primary school (key stage 2).

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The Hurlingham Academy (Academy)
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Hammersmith and Fulham 55.4 1 Well above average 0.85 28.3
Featherstone High School (Academy)
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Ealing 51.9 3 Well above average 0.75 28.3
St George's Catholic School (Academy)
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Westminster 53.5 2 Well above average 0.69 28.2
Amersham School (Academy)
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Buckinghamshire 51 4 Well above average 0.51 28.6
Healing Science Academy (Academy)
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North East Lincolnshire 50.2 5 Above average 0.41 28.4
BBG Academy (Academy)
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Kirklees 49.8 6 Above average 0.38 28.4
All Saints Catholic Voluntary Academy (Academy) Open help text for Similar percentage of disadvantaged pupils opens a popup
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Nottinghamshire 49.1 7 Above average 0.31 28.3
St Paul's Way Trust School (Academy)
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Tower Hamlets 49 8 Above average 0.29 28.1
Leytonstone School (Maintained School)
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Waltham Forest 47.3 14 Above average 0.23 28.1
The Sydney Russell School (Academy)
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Barking and Dagenham 47.3 14 Above average 0.17 28.2
Mulberry Academy Shoreditch (Academy)
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Tower Hamlets 48.5 9 Average 0.21 28.2
St Edmund's Girls' School (Academy)
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Wiltshire 47.9 11 Average 0.2 28.3
Ormiston Victory Academy (Academy)
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Norfolk 48.2 10 Average 0.19 28.2
The Priory Belvoir Academy (Academy)
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Leicestershire 47.5 12 Average 0.14 28.3
Oasis Academy Coulsdon (Academy)
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Croydon 45.6 23 Average 0.11 28.2
Windsor High School and Sixth Form (Academy)
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Dudley 46.9 16 Average 0.1 28.2
Kirkby Stephen Grammar School (Academy)
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Cumbria 46.9 16 Average 0.09 28.3
Kirkbie Kendal School (Academy)
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Cumbria 46.8 18 Average 0.09 28.4
Etone College (Academy)
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Warwickshire 46.5 19 Average 0.05 28.3
Blessed John Henry Newman Roman Catholic College (Maintained School)
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Oldham 45.8 20 Average 0.02 28.1
Plume School (Academy)
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Essex 45.8 20 Average 0.01 28.2
The National CofE Academy (Academy)
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Nottinghamshire 45.7 22 Average -0.02 28.3
St Dunstan's School (Academy) Open help text for Similar percentage of disadvantaged pupils opens a popup
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Somerset 45.3 25 Average -0.04 28
Chase Terrace Technology College (Academy)
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Staffordshire 45 27 Average -0.06 28.3
Shenfield High School (Academy)
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Essex 45.6 23 Average -0.08 28.3
Loreto High School Chorlton (Maintained School)
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Manchester 45.2 26 Average -0.09 28.3
John Henry Newman Catholic College (Academy)
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Solihull 44.3 29 Average -0.17 28.3
The John Bentley School (Academy)
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Wiltshire 44.3 29 Average -0.19 28.4
Mark Rutherford School (Academy)
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Bedford 44.6 28 Below average -0.16 28.2
Hall Cross Academy (Academy)
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Doncaster 43.7 32 Below average -0.19 28
St George's School A Church of England Academy (Academy)
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Blackpool 43.9 31 Below average -0.2 28.2
Montsaye Academy (Academy)
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Northamptonshire 43.7 32 Below average -0.23 28.2
The Elizabethan Academy (Academy)
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Nottinghamshire 43.5 34 Below average -0.24 28.2
Westbourne Academy (Academy)
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Suffolk 42.7 40 Below average -0.24 27.9
Langdon Park Community School (Maintained School)
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Tower Hamlets 43.4 35 Below average -0.26 28.1
Broadland High School (Maintained School)
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Norfolk 42.9 38 Below average -0.27 28.1
Sunbury Manor School (Academy)
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Surrey 43.4 35 Below average -0.29 28.2
Burnside College (Maintained School)
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North Tyneside 42.4 42 Below average -0.3 28.4
North Chadderton School (Academy) Open help text for Similar percentage of disadvantaged pupils opens a popup
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Oldham 42.8 39 Below average -0.31 28.2
Charnwood College (Academy)
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Leicestershire 43 37 Below average -0.37 28.2
Alder Grange School (Maintained School) Open help text for Similar percentage of disadvantaged pupils opens a popup
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Lancashire 42 43 Below average -0.39 28.3
Crookhorn College (Maintained School)
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Hampshire 41.4 45 Below average -0.42 28.1
Mark Hall Academy (Academy)
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Essex 40.9 47 Below average -0.44 28.2
Heyford Park Free School (Academy)
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Oxfordshire 41.5 44 Below average -0.48 28.4
Workington Academy (Academy)
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Cumbria 41.1 46 Below average -0.5 28.1
Ashton Park School (Maintained School)
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Bristol City of 39.7 50 Well below average -0.57 28.1
Cranbourne (Maintained School) Open help text for Similar percentage of disadvantaged pupils opens a popup
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Hampshire 40 48 Well below average -0.6 28.4
The Ockendon Academy (Academy)
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Thurrock 40 48 Well below average -0.6 28.4
St Francis Xavier's College (Academy)
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Liverpool 38.7 51 Well below average -0.75 28.5
The Blyth Academy (Academy)
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Northumberland 36.9 52 Well below average -0.89 28.5
Buckler's Mead Academy (Academy)
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Somerset 36.5 53 Well below average -0.91 28.1
Da Vinci Academy (Academy)
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Derby 35.3 54 Well below average -1.02 28.3
Saint Peter's Catholic Voluntary Academy (Academy)
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Redcar and Cleveland 34 55 Well below average -1.16 28.3
St Thomas More Catholic School (Academy)
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Bedford 47.5 12 0.17 28.3
Mendip Studio School (Academy)
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Bath and North East Somerset 42.5 41 -0.37 28.3

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Type of school or college

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.

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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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