Great Sankey High School has had another successful year at GCSE and equivalent in 2017. A huge congratulations to all the pupils on their success and good luck as they progress onto their future study or employment with training.
This year has seen a change in the traditional measures at school level with the old measure of 5A*-C including English and Mathematics being replaced with new measures (explained below).
Progress 8, a measure of students’ progress across 8 subjects, will not be available until the 2017 results have been validated.
Attainment 8* is 51.64 (an average grade of 5.15 – equivalent to a high C)
*Attainment 8 is the students’ average achievement across eight subjects.
Percentage of pupils with a pass in English and Mathematics is 76.7% (last year was 73%)
The percentage with a pass in English (Ebacc) is 85.2% (last year was 79.2%)
The percentage with a pass in Mathematics (Ebacc) is 81.1 (last year was 83.2%)
Percentage of pupils achieving the English Baccalaureate combination of subjects* is 13.1% (15.5% of pupils entered the EBacc suite of subjects)
*This is pupils who got a grade C/5 or above in English, maths, 2 sciences (Inc. computing), a language and history or geography.
27.8% of pupils sat the separate science examinations.
Key Stage 5
Barrow Hall College Results 2017
Another fantastic set of results significantly up on last year
51% of all grades were the top grades of A*, A & B
75% of all grades were at A* to C
The overall average grade at A level and equivalent is C+
98% pass rate at A Level
24% of al A Level students achieved 3 A*AB grades
64% of vocational students achieved at least 1 Distinction or Distinction*
The Extended Project Qualification average grade of A-
Level 2 re-sit performance in English and Maths is well above National Average
The vast majority of our students got their first choice University