Secondary (2014)Blacon High School, A Specialist Sports College

last update : (12 Jun 2015)


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School details last update : (10 Jun 2015)


Melbourne Road
Chester
CH1 5JH
01244 371475
Mrs Susan Yates
11
16
Mixed
Foundation School
Comprehensive
None
111396
No
Yes
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Confirmation that school has checked its data (Secondary) Yes


391
49.9%
50.1%
12.3%
1.0%
37.7%
61.6%

2014 KS4 Performance Tables last update : (31 Mar 2015)

Cohort information


Number of pupils at the end of KS4 83
26.4


  Number in cohort Percentage of cohort
15 19%
50 64%
13 17%
2 2%
10 12%

Year on year comparisons


Chart Line Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs2011Link to help information2012Link to help information2013Link to help information2014Link to help information
School 42% 42% 49% 46%
LA 59.5% 59.8% 63% 58.2%
England - All Schools 59% 59.4% 59.2% 53.4%

KS4 exam results


  All pupilsLow attainersLink to help informationMiddle attainersLink to help informationHigh attainersLink to help information
Percentage achieving 5 A*-C GCSEs (or equivalents) including English and maths GCSEs 46% 7% 44% 92%
Percentage achieving A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 52% 7% 52% 100%
Percentage of pupils achieving the EBacc 8% 0% 6% 31%
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-C grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 52%   
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-G grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 90%   
100%   
16 0 7 8
19% 0% 14% 62%

KS4 pupil progress


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
72% 53% 72% 92%
60% 27% 62% 85%
977.6 992.8 977.3 961.2
961.3 955.8 957.0 921.4
993.8 1029.8 997.6 1001.0
94%   

KS4 Average Point Scores


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
269.8 187.7 275.6 338.0
Average grade per qualification  D C B

KS4 Exam entries


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
7.0 5.5 7.0 8.5

Disadvantaged Pupils


  Disadvantaged pupils Other pupils
Number of Pupils 51 32
Percentage of Pupils 61% 39%
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 49% 56%
Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 45% 47%
65% 83%
59% 63%
966.3 995.6
945.6 969.4
987.0 1021.8
6.7 7.4
256.3 291.4

For the purposes of the table Disadvantaged pupils are considered as those eligible for free school meals and children
looked after (ie, In the care of the Local Authority for at least 6 months)


Pupil absence 2013/14 full academic year last update : (20 Mar 2015)

Note, absence information is based on the full academic year


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
6.7% 5.2%
7.2% 5.3%

last update : (29 Jan 2015)


Contextual information


391.0
37.7%
HIGH

Spend per pupil data as £ per pupil (in brackets percentage of total income or expenditure)


  School LA Median Non-London LAs Median National Median
9094 (98%) 9094 7425 5720
230 (2%) 230 161 141
9324 9324 7655 5904
4727 (53%) 4727 3839 3159
39 (0%) 39 166 114
1009 (11%) 1009 805 606
261 (3%) 261 337 242
222 (2%) 222 66 82
0 (0%) 0 113 66
1253 (14%) 1253 820 531
148 (2%) 148 165 62
595 (7%) 595 571 381
253 (3%) 253 122 95
255 (3%) 255 146 103
167 (2%) 167 230 219
8929 8929 7610 5856

Spend per pupil data as £ per pupil : Comparisons over time


  2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14
Chart Line  4893 5283 5150 5736
Chart Line  237 101 47 39
Chart Line  1044 1317 1169 1253
Chart Line  161 184 225 255
Chart Line  9010 9389 7970 8929

School Workforce last update : (29 Jan 2015)

This data is based upon the November 2013 School Workforce Census


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
47 227957
20 68901
16 89346
42.4 211533.0
14.8 53876.9
15.4 74423.5
9.2 15.0
38795 38521

Ofsted Inspection last update : (12 Jun 2015)


05 November 2013
3
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Education Destination Measure for 2011/12 cohort last update : (29 Jan 2015)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
90 561800
73% 88%
61% 34%
SUPP SP
5% 3%
5% 37%
SUPP 12%
0% SP
0% SP
0% 1%
6% 4%
0% SP
0% SP
14% 7%
14% 4%

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