Exam Results

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 2016-2017

We are very proud that our students continue to achieve results above the national and local average.

    Thamesmead School Performance Table 2016-17
Progress 8* Attainment 8** Students achieving grade 4 or above in English & Maths GCSE Students achieving grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSE Students achieving the English Baccalaureate Pupils entered for English Baccalaureate
Thamesmead   0.34 54.76 80% 55% 26% 35%
Local Authority not avail 49.4 71.0% 48% 26% 44%
National 0 (2016) 49.5 (2016) 62% (2016) not avail 24% (2016) 39% (2016)
*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 – 2016-17 exam results

Exam results -Subjects Summary 2016-17

For information on the new GCSE grading system, please watch this short film