Secondary (2013)Varndean School

last update : (17 Dec 2014)


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School details last update : (17 Dec 2014)


Balfour Road
Brighton
BN1 6NP
01273 561281
Mr William Deighan
11
16
Mixed
Community School
Comprehensive
Does not apply
114579
No
Yes
No
Confirmation that school has checked its data (Secondary) No


1368
50.4%
49.6%
11.6%
9.5%
18.4%
35.5%

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

Cohort information


Number of pupils at the end of KS4 291
28.3


  Number in cohort Percentage of cohort
34 12%
143 52%
97 35%
24 8%
19 7%

Year on year comparisons


Chart Line Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 2010 2011 2012 2013
School 58% 55% 56% 64%
LA 49.1% 52.8% 56.4% 62.6%
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 64% 3% 55% 95%
Percentage achieving A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 68% 3% 63% 95%
25% 0% 9% 55%
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-C grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 72%   
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-G grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 96%   
100%   
123 4 41 68
42% 12% 29% 70%

KS4 pupil progress


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
73% 44% 73% 82%
67% 18% 69% 78%
966.5 950.5 954.3 987.0
959.1 927.6 943.3 973.7
974.0 973.4 965.3 1000.4
94%   

KS4 Average Point Scores


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
322.7 227.0 297.5 386.4
304.6 160.1 281.0 383.2
Average grade per qualification  E D+ B
Average grade per GCSE  E- D+ B

KS4 Exam entries


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
10.8 8.0 10.2 12.5
9.3 5.9 8.8 11.1

Closing the Gap


  Disadvantaged pupils Other pupils
Number of Pupils 97 194
Percentage of Pupils 33% 67%
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 45% 79%
Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 41% 75%
65% 78%
57% 72%
944.1 976.5
930.4 966.7
957.7 986.3
9.8 11.3
281.9 343.1

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)
7.9% 5.8%
11.3% 6.5%

last update : (11 Dec 2013)


Contextual information


1368.0
18.4%
LOW

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


  School LA Median Non-London LAs Median National Median
5209 (96%) 5234 5133 5553
195 (4%) 216 138 136
5404 5423 5330 5774
2724 (52%) 3018 2966 3113
72 (1%) 94 81 99
657 (12%) 633 522 579
527 (10%) 257 208 231
13 (0%) 29 76 81
11 (0%) 15 49 57
329 (6%) 447 455 504
63 (1%) 41 41 60
425 (8%) 399 331 360
183 (3%) 75 77 86
84 (2%) 85 93 97
196 (4%) 202 221 229
5284 5297 5235 5671

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


  2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13
Chart Line  3409 3315 3334 3381
Chart Line  13 58 38 72
Chart Line  334 308 312 329
Chart Line  0 38 47 84
Chart Line  4615 4733 4969 5284


School Workforce last update : (11 Dec 2013)

This data is based upon the November 2012 School Workforce Census


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
90 228864
29 69301
36 88470
83.2 212156.6
24.7 53870.3
30.2 72905.1
16.7 15.5
36944 38513

Ofsted Inspection last update : (9 Dec 2014)


11 July 2013
2
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Education Destination Measure for 2010/11 cohort last update : (26 Jun 2014)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
240 567480
89% 86%
22% 33%
0% SP
2% 4%
SUPP 36%
65% 12%
0% SP
0% SP
0% 1%
2% 5%
0% SP
0% SP
6% 8%
5% 6%

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