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

last update : (14 Nov 2014)


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School details last update : (14 Nov 2014)


Faversham Road
Ashford
TN24 9AL
01233 634171
Mr Graham Ralph
11
19
Mixed
Academy - Converter Mainstream
Modern
Does not apply
136583
No
Yes
Yes
Confirmation that school has checked its data (Secondary) Yes
Confirmation that examination information checked (16-18) Yes


1392
51.0%
49.0%
6.2%
9.6%
14.5%
28.7%

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

Cohort information


Number of pupils at the end of KS4 206
25.9


  Number in cohort Percentage of cohort
46 24%
125 66%
17 9%
19 9%
24 12%

Year on year comparisons


Chart Line Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 2010 2011 2012 2013
School 41% 42% 40% 46%
LA 56.8% 59.4% 61.3% 63.1%
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 46% 13% 54% 88%
Percentage achieving A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 46% 13% 54% 88%
8% 0% 8% 35%
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-C grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 77%   
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-G grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 94%   
99%   
35 0 25 8
17% 0% 20% 47%

KS4 pupil progress


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
59% 30% 66% 76%
65% 43% 68% 88%
993.8 974.8 999.5 999.9
984.9 955.4 987.8 968.0
1002.7 994.2 1011.3 1031.8
91%   

KS4 Average Point Scores


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
319.6 254.0 336.7 379.1
209.2 121.2 226.3 322.5
Average grade per qualification  E C- B-
Average grade per GCSE  F D C+

KS4 Exam entries


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
12.7 10.6 13.4 13.9
6.5 4.9 6.8 8.5

Closing the Gap


  Disadvantaged pupils Other pupils
Number of Pupils 59 147
Percentage of Pupils 29% 71%
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 31% 52%
Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 31% 52%
42% 66%
57% 68%
958.1 1008.9
940.7 997.4
975.5 1020.4
11.3 13.3
274.0 337.9

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


316
62
35
28.4
35
28.4
43
33.6

A level Attainment


180.7
D
566.2
43%
74%
0%
0%

A level Progress


-0.21
-0.37
-0.05
68

Academic Attainment


180.7
D
566.2
43%
74%

Academic Progress


-0.17
-0.31
-0.04
98

Vocational Attainment


215.2
D-
483.1
7%
51%

Vocational Progress


0.01
-0.20
0.23
60

Pupil Absence last update : (11 Dec 2013)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
7.2% 5.8%
10.3% 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)
107 228864
27 69301
31 88470
107.0 212156.6
22.6 53870.3
28.9 72905.1
18.3 15.5
37870 38513

Ofsted Inspection last update : (12 Nov 2014)


24 September 2014
3
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Education Destination Measure for 2010/11 cohort last update : (12 Nov 2014)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
200 567480
78% 86%
14% 33%
0% SP
3% 4%
61% 36%
0% 12%
0% SP
0% SP
0% 1%
4% 5%
0% SP
SUPP SP
16% 8%
6% 6%

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