Secondary (2013)16-18 (2013)The West Somerset Community College

last update : (8 Oct 2014)


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School details last update : (12 Sep 2014)


Bircham Road
Minehead
TA24 6AY
01643 706061
Mrs Gaynor Comber
13
19
Mixed
Academy - Converter Mainstream
Comprehensive
Does not apply
136791
No
Yes
Yes
Confirmation that school has checked its data (Secondary) No
Confirmation that examination information checked (16-18) No


1275
51.9%
48.1%
6.7%
1.9%
13.2%
29.1%

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

Cohort information


Number of pupils at the end of KS4 300
27.8


  Number in cohort Percentage of cohort
39 14%
161 57%
81 29%
8 3%
26 9%

Year on year comparisons


Chart Line Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 2010 2011 2012 2013
School 50% 55% 49% 48%
LA 54% 57% 56.5% 58%
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 48% 5% 41% 88%
Percentage achieving A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 49% 5% 42% 90%
12% 0% 6% 33%
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-C grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 80%   
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-G grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 97%   
99%   
65 1 23 39
22% 3% 14% 48%

KS4 pupil progress


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
61% 31% 58% 81%
67% 24% 68% 88%
987.7 986.6 990.6 981.2
980.4 965.5 980.3 966.5
995.1 1007.7 1001.0 995.8
94%   

KS4 Average Point Scores


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
330.5 279.1 329.1 377.4
240.6 114.8 228.0 342.8
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
10.7 9.4 10.9 11.5
6.7 4.1 6.5 8.8

Closing the Gap


  Disadvantaged pupils Other pupils
Number of Pupils 80 220
Percentage of Pupils 27% 73%
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 29% 57%
Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 29% 55%
45% 66%
52% 73%
965.4 995.2
950.2 986.0
980.7 1004.3
10.1 10.9
297.6 342.4

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)


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


Cohort Information


386
129
66
63.5
66
63.6
69
65.4

A level Attainment


204.4
C-
683.9
74%
95%
6%
5%

A level Progress


0.04
-0.09
0.16
136

Academic Attainment


204.6
C-
684.6
74%
95%

Academic Progress


-0.11
-0.21
-0.01
236

Vocational Attainment


220.2
D
584.1
55%
78%

Vocational Progress


0.36
0.16
0.56
63

Pupil Absence last update : (11 Dec 2013)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
7.4% 5.8%
11.6% 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)
113 228864
25 69301
56 88470
99.8 212156.6
19.4 53870.3
45.9 72905.1
15.5 15.5
38614 38513

Ofsted Inspection last update : (8 Oct 2014)


19 June 2012
2
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Education Destination Measure for 2010/11 cohort last update : (8 Oct 2014)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
300 567480
87% 86%
20% 33%
SUPP SP
SUPP 4%
59% 36%
7% 12%
0% SP
0% SP
SUPP 1%
2% 5%
0% SP
SUPP SP
7% 8%
6% 6%

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