Secondary (2013)16-18 (2013)Barr Beacon School

last update : (11 Apr 2014)


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School details last update : (10 Mar 2014)


Old Hall Lane
Walsall
WS9 0RF
0121 3666600
Dame Maureen Brennan
11
18
Mixed
Academy - Converter Mainstream
Comprehensive
None
136885
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Yes
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Confirmation that school has checked its data (Secondary) Yes
Confirmation that examination information checked (16-18) Yes


1503
52.8%
47.2%
4.3%
13.3%
9.4%
20.6%

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

Cohort information


Number of pupils at the end of KS4 253
28.4


  Number in cohort Percentage of cohort
22 9%
145 58%
82 33%
23 9%
11 4%

Year on year comparisons


Chart Line Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 2010 2011 2012 2013
School 67% 71% 80% 82%
LA 49.5% 56.3% 55.9% 58.7%
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 82% 14% 83% 100%
Percentage achieving A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 82% 14% 83% 100%
25% 0% 19% 44%
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-C grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 100%   
Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-G grade GCSEs (or equivalent) 100%   
100%   
72 0 35 37
28% 0% 24% 45%

KS4 pupil progress


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
84% 62% 86% 85%
88% 64% 88% 94%
1048.0 1092.1 1052.6 1033.2
1040.2 1064.1 1041.6 1018.7
1055.8 1120.2 1063.5 1047.7
98%   

KS4 Average Point Scores


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
400.0 367.7 388.0 430.0
280.1 117.7 262.3 356.0
Average grade per qualification  C B- A-
Average grade per GCSE  E C- B+

KS4 Exam entries


  All pupils Low attainers Middle attainers High attainers
14.6 15.8 14.5 14.4
6.8 4.3 6.8 7.6

Closing the Gap


  Disadvantaged pupils Other pupils
Number of Pupils 44 209
Percentage of Pupils 17% 83%
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in English and maths GCSEs 70% 84%
Percentage achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and maths GCSEs 70% 84%
71% 86%
79% 90%
1032.1 1053.3
1011.8 1044.1
1052.4 1062.4
14.2 14.7
379.8 404.3

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


192
86
73
55.2
73
55.8
48
30.2

A level Attainment


203.6
C-
740.0
52%
81%
5%
3%

A level Progress


-0.10
-0.21
0.01
163

Academic Attainment


204.4
C-
743.2
52%
81%

Academic Progress


-0.13
-0.23
-0.04
246

Vocational Attainment


240.0
D+
842.2
33%
79%

Vocational Progress


0.24
0.05
0.42
62

Pupil Absence last update : (11 Dec 2013)


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
4.3% 5.8%
2.7% 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)
110 228864
17 69301
29 88470
106.9 212156.6
12.4 53870.3
27.0 72905.1
14.3 15.5
34378 38513

Ofsted Inspection last update : (11 Apr 2014)


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


  School England - national (secondary state-funded)
240 520960
90% 86%
37% 32%
5% 3%
48% 38%
0% 12%
7% 5%
0% 0%
SUPP 0%
7% 8%
3% 5%

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