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|
|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
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