Compare to similar schools

Schools similar toThe Totteridge Academy

'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 2019, which is the latest data available.

more info Click to expand

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).

Two types of similar schools in the list are highlighted with a clickable question mark:

If there is no similar school within the grouping that is classed as better performing, a better performing school outside of the similar schools grouping may be shown at the bottom of the page. In some cases, this may not be possible, for example if the school has very high attainment or there are no better performing schools within a 75 mile radius. For further details, including the criteria for better performing schools and how these are assigned, see similar schools guidance. opens in a new window

Similar schools lists are normally updated each year in January, along with revised opens a popup results data, and again later in Spring, along with final results data.

HideShow table options Click to expand

Updating page...

Table showing similar schools.
HideShow sorting options Click to expand
Aldercar High School (Maintained school) Open help text for Similar percentage of disadvantaged pupils opens a popup
CreateAldercar High School My schools list
Derbyshire 37.5 45 Well below average -0.58 25% 3.09 27.6
Allerton Grange School (Maintained school)
CreateAllerton Grange School My schools list
Leeds 43.1 20 Average -0.04 75% 4.09 27.7
Alsop High School Technology & Applied Learning Specialist College (Maintained school)
CreateAlsop High School Technology & Applied Learning Specialist College My schools list
Liverpool 36 47 Well below average -0.73 24% 2.75 27.8
Ark Helenswood Academy (Academy)
CreateArk Helenswood Academy My schools list
East Sussex 44.8 15 Average 0.09 55% 4.03 28
Arts and Media School Islington (Maintained school)
CreateArts and Media School Islington My schools list
Islington 38.4 40 Below average -0.4 37% 3.38 27.6
Brune Park Community School (Academy)
CreateBrune Park Community School My schools list
Hampshire 35.2 48 Well below average -0.8 4% 2.66 27.8
Castle Donington College (Academy)
CreateCastle Donington College My schools list
Leicestershire 46 13 Average 0.28 18% 3.78 27.9
Causeway School (Maintained school)
CreateCauseway School My schools list
East Sussex 35.1 49 Well below average -0.82 35% 3.02 27.7
City Academy Birmingham (Academy)
CreateCity Academy Birmingham My schools list
Birmingham 33.2 52 Well below average -1 19% 2.68 28
Co-op Academy Stoke-On-Trent (Academy)
CreateCo-op Academy Stoke-On-Trent My schools list
Stoke-on-Trent 41.6 27 Average -0.16 18% 3.27 27.6
Denbigh High School (Academy)
CreateDenbigh High School My schools list
Luton 51.5 3 Well above average 0.82 77% 4.75 27.6
Dyson Perrins CofE Academy (Academy)
CreateDyson Perrins CofE Academy My schools list
Worcestershire 41.8 26 Average -0.15 21% 3.44 27.5
Eggbuckland Community College (Academy)
CreateEggbuckland Community College My schools list
Plymouth 38.6 39 Below average -0.47 17% 3.29 27.6
Feversham Academy (Academy) Open help text for Similar percentage of disadvantaged pupils opens a popup
CreateFeversham Academy My schools list
Bradford 53.9 1 Well above average 1.12 22% 4.44 27.9
Glenmoor Academy (Academy)
CreateGlenmoor Academy My schools list
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole 53.3 2 Well above average 0.94 64% 4.73 28
Harris Academy Merton (Academy)
CreateHarris Academy Merton My schools list
Merton 49.3 7 Well above average 0.55 45% 4.38 27.8
Harris Invictus Academy Croydon (Academy)
CreateHarris Invictus Academy Croydon My schools list
Croydon 43.4 17 Average 0.02 38% 3.95 27.8
Haverstock School (Maintained school)
CreateHaverstock School My schools list
Camden 42.4 23 Average -0.11 24% 3.72 27.6
Hodge Hill Girls' School (Maintained school)
CreateHodge Hill Girls' School My schools list
Birmingham 50.7 4 Well above average 0.72 76% 4.57 27.6
Iceni Academy (Academy)
CreateIceni Academy My schools list
Norfolk 38.2 42 Below average -0.45 20% 3.53 27.5
King Ethelbert School (Academy)
CreateKing Ethelbert School My schools list
Kent 39.3 36 Below average -0.38 12% 3.12 28
Lady Hawkins' School (Academy)
CreateLady Hawkins' School My schools list
Herefordshire, County of 43.2 19 Average -0.24 20% 3.85 27.6
Leeds Jewish Free School (Academy)
CreateLeeds Jewish Free School My schools list
Leeds 45.8 14 Average 0.02 29% 4.06 27.6
Marine Academy Plymouth (Academy)
CreateMarine Academy Plymouth My schools list
Plymouth 32.8 54 Well below average -1.06 5% 2.63 27.9
Meopham School (Academy)
CreateMeopham School My schools list
Kent 48.1 9 Above average 0.46 68% 4.28 28
Nidderdale High School (Maintained school)
CreateNidderdale High School My schools list
North Yorkshire 42.2 25 Average -0.17 33% 3.58 27.4
Norham High School (Maintained school)
CreateNorham High School My schools list
North Tyneside 30.4 55 Well below average -1.26 17% 2.78 27.8
North Liverpool Academy (Academy)
CreateNorth Liverpool Academy My schools list
Liverpool 41.5 28 Below average -0.22 14% 3.14 27.6
Nottingham Academy (Academy)
CreateNottingham Academy My schools list
Nottingham 39 38 Below average -0.42 44% 3.17 27.4
Oasis Academy Oldham (Academy)
CreateOasis Academy Oldham My schools list
Oldham 36.7 46 Well below average -0.71 43% 3.15 27.7
Pakefield School (Maintained school)
CreatePakefield School My schools list
Suffolk 40.7 32 Below average -0.22 16% 3.39 27.7
Poole High School (Maintained school)
CreatePoole High School My schools list
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole 47.8 10 Above average 0.48 51% 4.19 27.8
Prendergast Ladywell School (Maintained school)
CreatePrendergast Ladywell School My schools list
Lewisham 41.4 29 Average -0.12 32% 3.73 27.7
Reddish Vale High School (Academy)
CreateReddish Vale High School My schools list
Stockport 37.8 44 Well below average -0.56 41% 3.22 27.7
Royds School (Maintained school)
CreateRoyds School My schools list
Leeds 39.9 33 Below average -0.36 2% 3.25 27.6
Sewell Park Academy (Academy)
CreateSewell Park Academy My schools list
Norfolk 39.7 35 Average -0.19 9% 3.13 27.7
St Anselm's Catholic School, Canterbury (Academy)
CreateSt Anselm's Catholic School, Canterbury My schools list
Kent 42.9 21 Average -0.04 19% 3.56 27.9
St Boniface's RC College (Academy)
CreateSt Boniface's RC College My schools list
Plymouth 39.8 34 Average -0.33 42% 3.36 27.7
St Peter and St Paul, Catholic Voluntary Academy (Academy)
CreateSt Peter and St Paul, Catholic Voluntary Academy My schools list
Lincolnshire 39.2 37 Below average -0.43 21% 3.31 27.4
The Halley Academy (Academy)
CreateThe Halley Academy My schools list
Greenwich 33 53 Well below average -1.06 48% 2.97 27.9
The Hereford Academy (Academy) Open help text for Similar percentage of disadvantaged pupils opens a popup
CreateThe Hereford Academy My schools list
Herefordshire, County of 34 51 Well below average -0.95 12% 2.86 27.6
The Link Academy (Academy)
CreateThe Link Academy My schools list
Dudley 37.9 43 Below average -0.49 37% 3.36 27.8
The Oldershaw Academy (Academy)
CreateThe Oldershaw Academy My schools list
Wirral 34.8 50 Well below average -0.8 3% 2.82 27.6
The Roseland Academy (Academy)
CreateThe Roseland Academy My schools list
Cornwall 50.4 6 Well above average 0.71 47% 4.39 27.9
The Totteridge Academy (Academy)
CreateThe Totteridge Academy My schools list
Barnet 48.8 8 Well above average 0.6 52% 4.46 27.8
The Westwood Academy (Academy)
CreateThe Westwood Academy My schools list
Coventry 41 31 Below average -0.27 23% 3.43 27.9
Thomas Deacon Academy (Academy)
CreateThomas Deacon Academy My schools list
Peterborough 43.4 17 Average 0.01 12% 3.55 27.7
Trinity Academy Cathedral (Academy) Open help text for Similar percentage of disadvantaged pupils opens a popup
CreateTrinity Academy Cathedral My schools list
Wakefield 50.7 4 Well above average 0.77 15% 3.57 27.8
Turves Green Girls' School (Maintained school)
CreateTurves Green Girls' School My schools list
Birmingham 42.7 22 Average 0.02 37% 3.62 27.7
Ursuline College (Academy)
CreateUrsuline College My schools list
Kent 41.3 30 Average -0.17 30% 3.47 28
Westlands School (Academy)
CreateWestlands School My schools list
Kent 42.4 23 Average -0.1 31% 3.6 27.9
Weston Favell Academy (Academy)
CreateWeston Favell Academy My schools list
Northamptonshire 38.4 40 Below average -0.41 21% 3.23 27.6
Woodside High School (Academy)
CreateWoodside High School My schools list
Haringey 47.2 12 Above average 0.38 52% 4.4 27.5
Wykham Park (Academy)
CreateWykham Park My schools list
Oxfordshire 44 16 Average 0.06 34% 3.59 27.7
Yardleys School (Academy)
CreateYardleys School My schools list
Birmingham 47.7 11 Above average 0.48 6% 3.8 27.7

As there is no better performing similar school in this group, we've selected an additional school outside of the similar schools grouping. The method for selecting a school from outside this group is explained in similar schools guidance. opens in a new window

HideShow sorting options Click to expand
School name and type (Sorts by this column in descending order)
Local authority (Sorts by this column)
Attainment 8 score (Sorts by this column)
School position within group (Sorts by this column)
Progress 8 score & description (Sorts by this column)
Entering EBacc (Sorts by this column)
EBacc average point score (Sorts by this column)
Average point score at key stage 2 (Sorts by this column)
Michaela Community School (Academy)
CreateMichaela Community School My schools list
Brent 61.4 -- opens a popup Well above average 1.53 84% 6.11 28.5
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 within 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 .

In a small number of cases, pupils can have extremely negative progress scores that disproportionately affect a school’s overall progress score. To reduce the impact of these extreme scores, we set a limit on how negative a pupil’s progress score can be when calculating the school average. This will normally apply to 1 or 2 pupils per school, if any. Where a pupil’s score is more negative than this minimum value, an adjusted score will replace the pupil’s original progress score for the purpose of calculating a school’s overall progress average.

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.

Pupils included in a school's Progress 8 score

Pupils who have no key stage 2 results (for example, those arriving at secondary school from an independent school or abroad) are not included in the Progress 8 measure. See the Secondary Accountability Measures opens in a new window guidance for more information

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.

Entering EBacc

A pupil is considered to have entered for the English Baccalaureate if they entered for qualifications in English, maths, sciences, a language and either history or geography. The English Baccalaureate opens in a new window (EBacc) is not a test or qualification; it is a measure used to provide information about a particular range of qualifications.

University technical colleges, studio schools and some further education colleges with key stage 4 provision provide a specialist technical and professional education. It is not appropriate to expect the same rates of EBacc entry from these types of schools and colleges. They should decide on a case-by-case basis whether their specialist curriculum is compatible with the full EBacc.

EBacc average point score

The EBacc APS calculates a pupil's average point scores across the 5 pillars of the English Baccalaureate, allocating points to a pupil's best grades and dividing by 6 (the science grades count in 2 pillars, meaning a total of 6 pillars) to create an average point score per pupil. This measure is an average across the subjects (i.e. we divide the total by 6) and so is on a different scale to Attainment 8 which we calculated by simply awarding points score across 8 qualifications (without dividing the total).

This measure is based on the better result of either English language or English literature when both subjects are taken, maths, the best 2 results from the single sciences (3 out of 4 must be taken), or results from the combined science, the better result from either geography or history and the best result in languages.

For more information about how the EBacc average point score is calculated view the detailed guide to EBacc APS opens in a new window .

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.

Back to top
Is there anything wrong with this page? Click to expand

Updating page