Exam Performance (KS4)

The 2018 League Tables have recently been released by the Department for Education. Our students and staff have, again, done us proud with a Progress 8 score of +0.49 (national average is -0.02).

A full breakdown of Wingfield Academy's latest KS4 results can be found using the link below.

 

Progress 8

2016 2017 2018
Wingfield Progress Score +0.5 +0.42 +0.49
Progress description Well above average Above average Above average
Local Authority state-funded schools +0.04 +0.06 -0.09
England state-funded schools -0.03 -0.03 -0.2

This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4, compared to pupils across England who got similar results at the end of key stage 2. This is based on results in up to 8 qualifications, which include English, maths, 3 English Baccalaureate qualification  including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications.

Attainment 8

2016 2017 2018
Wingfield 51.4 45.1 47.5
Local Authority state-funded schools 48.8 45 43.6
England state-funded schools 49.9 46.3 46.5

Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications, which include English, maths, 3 English Baccalaureate qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications.

Achieving Grade 4+ in English & Maths

2016 2017 2018
Wingfield 64% 60% 62%
Local Authority state-funded schools 62% 59% 59.2%
England state-funded schools 63% 64% 64.2%

This tells you the percentage of pupils who achieved grade 4 or above in the 2017 reformed English and maths GCSEs or grade C or above in the 2016 English and maths GCSEs. Reformed GCSEs are graded 1 (low) to 9 (high). Grade 4 in the new grading is a similar level of achievement to a low grade C in the old grading.