Secondary (2013)16-18 (2013)Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre

last update : (11 Apr 2014)


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School details last update : (10 Mar 2014)


Surley Row
Reading
RG4 8LR
0118 9015800
Ms Rachel Cave
11
18
Mixed
Academy - Converter Mainstream
Comprehensive
None
136307
No
Yes
Yes
Confirmation that school has checked its data (Secondary) Yes
Confirmation that examination information checked (16-18) Yes


1350
50.2%
49.8%
7.8%
10.4%
11.1%
15.2%

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

Cohort information


Number of pupils at the end of KS4 213
28.2


  Number in cohort Percentage of cohort
29 14%
97 47%
80 39%
25 12%
11 5%

Year on year comparisons


Chart Line Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 2010 2011 2012 2013
School 52% 55% 63% 63%
LA 54.7% 55.9% 60.7% 63.6%
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 63% 14% 48% 98%
Percentage achieving A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 63% 14% 49% 98%
26% 0% 8% 56%
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-C grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 75%   
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-G grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 99%   
100%   
80 1 17 60
38% 3% 18% 75%

KS4 pupil progress


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
70% 55% 58% 89%
82% 62% 78% 93%
995.7 1004.6 983.6 1006.6
987.2 980.2 970.3 991.9
1004.2 1029.1 997.0 1021.3
97%   

KS4 Average Point Scores


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
348.0 277.3 321.2 403.4
332.6 227.4 306.4 399.7
Average grade per qualification  D- C- B+
Average grade per GCSE  E+ D+ B+

KS4 Exam entries


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
11.9 10.7 11.4 12.8
10.4 8.4 10.2 11.5

Closing the Gap


  Disadvantaged pupils Other pupils
Number of Pupils 33 180
Percentage of Pupils 15% 85%
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 33% 69%
Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 30% 69%
45% 74%
66% 85%
979.1 998.5
955.9 988.6
1002.4 1008.5
11.4 12.0
305.3 355.8

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)


2013 16-18 Performance Tables last update : (17 Mar 2014)


Cohort Information


273
111
111
111.0
111
111.0
NE
NE

A level Attainment


200.6
C-
687.6
89%
96%
5%
3%

A level Progress


-0.18
-0.27
-0.09
316

Academic Attainment


200.6
C-
687.6
89%
96%

Academic Progress


-0.21
-0.29
-0.13
433

Vocational Attainment


NE
NE
NE
NE
NE

Vocational Progress


NA
NA
NA
NA

Pupil Absence last update : (11 Dec 2013)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
5.1% 5.8%
4.4% 6.5%

2012-13 Finance last update : (11 Dec 2013)


No 2012-2013 Consistent Financial Reporting data (see the guidance)


School Workforce last update : (11 Dec 2013)

This data is based upon the November 2012 School Workforce Census


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
108 228864
22 69301
34 88470
97.9 212156.6
14.7 53870.3
28.2 72905.1
14.8 15.5
37651 38513

Ofsted Inspection last update : (11 Apr 2014)


01 May 2013
3
Link to Ofsted inspection report

Education Destination Measure for 2009/10 cohort last update : (11 Apr 2014)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
230 520960
89% 86%
19% 32%
2% 3%
60% 38%
8% 12%
4% 5%
0% 0%
0% 0%
9% 8%
2% 5%

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