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St Thomas More Catholic High School, A Specialist School for Maths & ICT

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 127 Progress 8 score & description Above average 0.4 Open help text for Progress 8 score for St Thomas More Catholic High School, A Specialist School for Maths & ICT ) Attainment 8 score 53 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 57% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 33% Entering EBacc 61% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 95%
(121 of 128 pupils)
The Fallibroome Academy

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 234 Progress 8 score & description Above average 0.3 Open help text for Progress 8 score for The Fallibroome Academy ) Attainment 8 score 54.8 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 60% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 31% Entering EBacc 39% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 97%
(226 of 234 pupils)
Alsager School

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 224 Progress 8 score & description Above average 0.29 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Alsager School ) Attainment 8 score 52 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 50% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 14% Entering EBacc 21% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 97%
(222 of 230 pupils)
Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 209 Progress 8 score & description Average 0.17 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School ) Attainment 8 score 54.6 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 68% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 19% Entering EBacc 24% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 99%
(207 of 210 pupils)
Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 194 Progress 8 score & description Average 0.15 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College ) Attainment 8 score 53.7 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 53% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 26% Entering EBacc 47% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 96%
(199 of 207 pupils)
Wilmslow High School

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Type of school Maintained School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 296 Progress 8 score & description Average 0.14 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Wilmslow High School ) Attainment 8 score 51.6 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 53% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 22% Entering EBacc 28% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 97%
(294 of 302 pupils)
Knutsford Academy

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 136 Progress 8 score & description Average 0.13 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Knutsford Academy ) Attainment 8 score 53.3 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 63% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 33% Entering EBacc 57% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 96%
(191 of 198 pupils)
Shavington Academy

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 99 Progress 8 score & description Average 0.1 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Shavington Academy ) Attainment 8 score 51.9 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 41% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 8% Entering EBacc 9% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 99%
(118 of 119 pupils)
Poynton High School

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Type of school Maintained School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 245 Progress 8 score & description Average 0.07 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Poynton High School ) Attainment 8 score 52.7 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 48% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 29% Entering EBacc 54% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 96%
(235 of 246 pupils)
All Hallows Catholic College

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 182 Progress 8 score & description Average 0.06 Open help text for Progress 8 score for All Hallows Catholic College ) Attainment 8 score 50.4 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 46% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 31% Entering EBacc 56% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 95%
(192 of 203 pupils)
Sandbach School

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 194 Progress 8 score & description Average 0.06 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Sandbach School ) Attainment 8 score 53 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 57% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 20% Entering EBacc 31% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 99%
(203 of 206 pupils)
Ruskin Community High School

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Type of school Maintained School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 85 Progress 8 score & description Average 0 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Ruskin Community High School ) Attainment 8 score 40.6 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 26% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 7% Entering EBacc 26% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 92%
(98 of 107 pupils)
Tytherington School

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 164 Progress 8 score & description Average -0.03 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Tytherington School ) Attainment 8 score 50.6 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 57% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 30% Entering EBacc 38% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 95%
(195 of 205 pupils)
Brine Leas School

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 214 Progress 8 score & description Average -0.09 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Brine Leas School ) Attainment 8 score 50 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 48% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 24% Entering EBacc 53% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 97%
(208 of 215 pupils)
Congleton High School

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 163 Progress 8 score & description Average -0.13 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Congleton High School ) Attainment 8 score 48.2 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 48% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 10% Entering EBacc 16% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 96%
(167 of 174 pupils)
Middlewich High School

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Type of school Maintained School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 136 Progress 8 score & description Average -0.15 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Middlewich High School ) Attainment 8 score 45.4 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 29% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 13% Entering EBacc 21% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 95%
(134 of 141 pupils)
The Macclesfield Academy

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 86 Progress 8 score & description Below average -0.3 Open help text for Progress 8 score for The Macclesfield Academy ) Attainment 8 score 38.3 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 24% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 7% Entering EBacc 16% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 95%
(83 of 87 pupils)
Malbank School and Sixth Form College

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Type of school Maintained School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 147 Progress 8 score & description Below average -0.43 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Malbank School and Sixth Form College ) Attainment 8 score 45.1 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 39% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 14% Entering EBacc 24% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 96%
(181 of 188 pupils)
Eaton Bank Academy

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 113 Progress 8 score & description Below average -0.49 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Eaton Bank Academy ) Attainment 8 score 47.2 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 49% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 12% Entering EBacc 24% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 94%
(146 of 156 pupils)
Sir William Stanier Community School

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 151 Progress 8 score & description Well below average -0.71 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Sir William Stanier Community School ) Attainment 8 score 32.7 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 17% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 1% Entering EBacc 7% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) 84%
(155 of 184 pupils)
The Oaks Academy

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 122 Progress 8 score & description Well below average -0.93 Open help text for Progress 8 score for The Oaks Academy ) Attainment 8 score 35.1 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 14% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 3% Entering EBacc 10% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) -- opens a popup
Knutsford Academy The Studio

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Type of school Academy Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 32 Progress 8 score & description Well below average -1.15 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Knutsford Academy The Studio ) Attainment 8 score 30.9 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 6% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 3% Entering EBacc 9% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) -- opens a popup
Adelaide School

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Type of school Special School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 8 Progress 8 score & description Well below average -1.53 Open help text for Progress 8 score for Adelaide School ) Attainment 8 score 22.6 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 13% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 0% Entering EBacc 0% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) SUPP opens a popup
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St John's Wood Academy

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Type of school Special School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 7 Progress 8 score & description Well below average -3.12 Open help text for Progress 8 score for St John's Wood Academy ) Attainment 8 score 8.8 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 0% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 0% Entering EBacc 0% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) -- opens a popup
Aidenswood

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Type of school Special School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 4 Progress 8 score & description NP opens a popup Attainment 8 score SUPP opens a popup Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs SUPP opens a popup Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above SUPP opens a popup Entering EBacc SUPP opens a popup Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) -- opens a popup
Alderley Edge School for Girls

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Type of school Independent School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 53 Progress 8 score & description NP opens a popup Attainment 8 score 48 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 0% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 0% Entering EBacc 0% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) -- opens a popup
Beech Hall School

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Type of school Independent School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 16 Progress 8 score & description NP opens a popup Attainment 8 score 27.2 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 31% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 6% Entering EBacc 6% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) -- opens a popup
Cheshire Alternative Provision School

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Crewe Engineering and Design UTC

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David Lewis School

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Eden School

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High Peak School

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Type of school Special School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 7 Progress 8 score & description NP opens a popup Attainment 8 score 0.9 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 0% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 0% Entering EBacc 0% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) -- opens a popup
The King's School In Macclesfield

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Type of school Independent School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 135 Progress 8 score & description NP opens a popup Attainment 8 score 48.9 Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs 0% Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above 0% Entering EBacc 0% Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) -- opens a popup
NAS Church Lawton School

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Type of school Special School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 5 Progress 8 score & description SUPP opens a popup Attainment 8 score SUPP opens a popup Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs SUPP opens a popup Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above SUPP opens a popup Entering EBacc SUPP opens a popup Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) -- opens a popup
Oracle School, Cheshire

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Type of school Special School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 4 Progress 8 score & description NP opens a popup Attainment 8 score SUPP opens a popup Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs SUPP opens a popup Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above SUPP opens a popup Entering EBacc SUPP opens a popup Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) -- opens a popup
Park Lane School

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Type of school Special School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 5 Progress 8 score & description SUPP opens a popup Attainment 8 score SUPP opens a popup Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs SUPP opens a popup Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above SUPP opens a popup Entering EBacc SUPP opens a popup Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) SUPP opens a popup
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Springfield School

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Type of school Special School Number of pupils at end of key stage 4 5 Progress 8 score & description SUPP opens a popup Attainment 8 score SUPP opens a popup Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs SUPP opens a popup Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above SUPP opens a popup Entering EBacc SUPP opens a popup Staying in education or entering employment (2015 leavers) SUPP opens a popup
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Terra Nova School

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Cheshire East 3582 Average
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48.9 46.90% 19.80% 32.80% 95%
(3720 of 3905 pupils)
England - state-funded schools 527744 -0.03 46.3 42.70% 21.30% 38.20% 94%
(519985 of 553910 pupils)
England - all schools 587497 44.6 39.60% 19.70% 35.00%
Key stages

R = Reception

Phase Primary Secondary 16-18
Key stage KS1 KS2 KS3 KS4 -
School years R-2 3-6 7-9 10-11 12-14
Typical ages 4-7 7-11 11-14 14-16 16-18

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Type of school or college

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 qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications.

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 - for more information about how the Progress 8 score is calculated.

Schools and colleges not covering full Progress 8 period

Some schools and colleges, including university technical colleges, studio schools and further education colleges which cover key stage 4, start educating pupils from the beginning of key stage 4, partway through the 5-year period covered by Progress 8. This should be taken into account when comparing their results with those for schools which start educating their pupils from the beginning of key stage 3.

Key stages

R = Reception

Phase Primary Secondary 16-18
Key stage KS1 KS2 KS3 KS4 -
School years R-2 3-6 7-9 10-11 12-14
Typical ages 4-7 7-11 11-14 14-16 16-18

National curriculum - further information on key stages and assessments taken.

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 qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications.

Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs

This tells you the percentage of pupils who achieved grade 5 or above in the 2017 reformed English and maths GCSEs opens in a new window . Reformed GCSEs are graded 1 (low) to 9 (high). Grade 5 in the new grading is a similar level of achievement to a high grade C or low grade B in the old grading.

Achieving EBacc at grade 5/C or above

This is the percentage of pupils who achieved the English Baccalaureate (EBacc) at a grade 5 or above in English and maths, and at a grade C or above in the following subject areas: sciences, a language, and either history or geography. The English Baccalaureate is not a test or qualification; it is a measure used to provide information about a particular range of qualifications. The grading of English and maths GCSEs changed in the 2017 GCSEs reforms. Reformed GCSEs are graded 1 (low) to 9 (high). Grade 5 in the new grading is a similar level of achievement to a high grade C or low grade B in the old grading.

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 (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. Our position is that it is not appropriate to expect the same rates of EBacc entry from these types of provision and that each school should decide on a case-by-case basis whether its specialist curriculum is compatible with the full EBacc.

Staying in education or entering employment for at least 2 terms after key stage 4

This shows the number of pupils who either stayed in education or went into employment after finishing key stage 4 (after year 11, usually aged 16). This is for pupils who finished year 11 in 2015, which is the most recent data currently available. This figure covers any sustained education or employment destination.

Associated Schools

Cheshire Alternative Provision School is a new school which opened on 20/04/2017

Eden School is a new school which opened on 01/02/2017

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