Thamesmead School GCSE Exam Results 2016-17 – Headlines
90% of students achieved a pass grade in the new style English exams and 83% in Maths, with 80% passing both exams. Indeed their success extended across the curriculum with 85% achieving passes in at least two Sciences and over 90% of entries in Music, Drama and Art.
Thamesmead School GCSE Exam Results 2015-2016
We are very proud that our students continue to achieve results above the national and local average.
|Thamesmead School Performance Table 2015-16|
|Progress 8*||Attainment 8**||Students achieving grade C or above in English & Maths GCSE||Students achieving the English Baccalaureate||Pupils entered for English Baccalaureate|
|Schools in England||0.00||48.5||59.3%||23.1%||36.8%|
|*A school’s Progress 8 score is usually between -1 and +1. -1 means that students are achieving one grade lower in every subject to similar ability students across the country and +1 means the reverse. Schools that score +0.5 or greater are making significantly above average progress with its students.||**Attainment 8 score is based on how well students have performed in up to 8 qualifications, including English, maths, 3 English Baccalaureate qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications.|
Subject summary – 2015-16 exam results
For information on the new GCSE grading system, please watch this short film