Secondary (2013)Blacon High School, A Specialist Sports College

last update : (12 Sep 2014)


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School details last update : (12 Sep 2014)


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


447
50.1%
49.9%
12.1%
0.9%
36.2%
62.6%

2013 KS4 Performance Tables last update : (20 Mar 2014)

Cohort information


Number of pupils at the end of KS4 108
25.6


  Number in cohort Percentage of cohort
32 31%
62 60%
9 9%
0 0%
12 11%

Year on year comparisons


Chart Line Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 2010 2011 2012 2013
School 38% 42% 42% 49%
LA 56.4% 59.5% 59.8% 63%
England - All Schools 53.5% 59% 59.4% 59.2%

KS4 exam results


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
Percentage achieving 5 A*-C GCSEs (or equivalents) including English and maths GCSEs 49% 0% 71% 89%
Percentage achieving A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 50% 0% 73% 89%
2% 0% 0% 22%
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-C grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 83%   
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-G grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 96%   
99%   
4 0 2 2
4% 0% 3% 22%

KS4 pupil progress


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
63% 32% 76% 78%
58% 19% 77% 67%
1005.2 990.7 1017.2 978.9
993.4 967.4 1000.5 935.1
1017.0 1014.0 1033.9 1022.8
95%   

KS4 Average Point Scores


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
330.1 275.0 353.5 375.8
171.2 84.7 199.7 310.9
Average grade per qualification  D C+ B+
Average grade per GCSE  E- C- B

KS4 Exam entries


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
10.1 9.2 10.5 10.6
4.6 3.2 5.1 6.9

Closing the Gap


  Disadvantaged pupils Other pupils
Number of Pupils 60 48
Percentage of Pupils 56% 44%
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 47% 54%
Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 47% 52%
66% 61%
53% 65%
1004.9 1006.5
987.5 987.1
1022.4 1025.9
10.0 10.2
323.7 338.0

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 last update : (11 Dec 2013)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
8.5% 5.8%
10.8% 6.5%

last update : (11 Dec 2013)


Contextual information


447.0
36.2%
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
7784 (98%) 7784 6988 5553
146 (2%) 146 158 136
7930 7930 7274 5774
4242 (53%) 4242 3580 3113
47 (1%) 47 139 99
908 (11%) 908 809 579
200 (3%) 200 283 231
102 (1%) 102 73 81
3 (0%) 3 114 57
1169 (15%) 1169 743 504
124 (2%) 124 148 60
595 (7%) 595 481 360
191 (2%) 191 111 86
225 (3%) 225 125 97
164 (2%) 164 242 229
7970 7970 7194 5671

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


  2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13
Chart Line  4519 4893 5283 5150
Chart Line  175 237 101 47
Chart Line  945 1044 1317 1169
Chart Line  155 161 184 225
Chart Line  8164 9010 9389 7970

School Workforce last update : (11 Dec 2013)

This data is based upon the November 2012 School Workforce Census


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
46 228864
18 69301
18 88470
39.3 212156.6
13.3 53870.3
16.7 72905.1
11.4 15.5
37763 38513

Ofsted Inspection last update : (31 Aug 2014)


05 November 2013
3
Link to Ofsted inspection report

Education Destination Measure for 2010/11 cohort last update : (26 Jun 2014)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
110 567480
47% 86%
33% 33%
4% SP
8% 4%
SUPP 36%
SUPP 12%
0% SP
0% SP
0% 1%
3% 5%
0% SP
0% SP
13% 8%
40% 6%

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