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Congratulations to the class of 2019/20

Year 11 students were awarded their GCSE results today. The results were based on a mixture of Centre Assessed Grades and Ofqual’s algorithm. Headteacher Adam Darley commented: ‘This group of students have had a journey like no other to finally gain their results. We have known

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Well done to Year 13!

Huge congratulations to all our Year 13 students who have received their A level grades today. It has certainly been a year like no other in terms of how the grades have been awarded. Exam boards have used an algorithm based on previous results alongside the

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School Performance

Today, the Department for Education (DfE) has released the first draft of performance measures for secondary schools on its website. Our school remains one of the highest ranked schools in the county. Unfortunately, there has been a delay in the inclusion of our BTEC Sport results

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The Purbeck School is very proud of the achievements of both our A level and GCSE students.

To access our most recent school performance data, click on the link below:

www.compare-school-performance.service.gov.uk/school/113855

 


The Government has announced that it will not publish any school or college level educational performance data based on tests, assessments or exams for 2020. This update published here clarifies what this means for the way school and college accountability will operate for 2019/20.

In 2019, the headline GCSE performance measures for The Purbeck School are:

Progress 8

0.35

Attainment 8

47.4

Percentage of students achieving a grade 5 or above (strong pass) in English and Mathematics

37%

Percentage of students achieving a grade 4 or above (standard pass) in English and Mathematics

62%

Percentage of students achieving the English Baccalaureate – at a grade 5 or above in English and Mathematics and a C or above in unreformed qualifications

7%

Percentage of students achieving the English Baccalaureate – at a grade 4 or above in English and Mathematics and a C or above in unreformed qualifications

12%

Percentage of students entering the English Baccalaureate

18%

Percentage of students staying in education or employment after key stage 4 (destinations) (2017 figure)  94%

 


In 2018, the headline GCE performance measures for The Purbeck School are:

Progress made by students in:
  • A level qualifications
0.18
  • Academic qualifications
0.19
  • Applied general qualifications
0.26
  • Tech level qualifications
Average grade at key stage 5:
  • A level qualifications
C-
  • Academic qualifications
C
  • Applied general qualifications
P+
  • Tech level qualifications
D*
Progress made in:
  • English
0.57
  • Maths
0.6
Retention:
  • A level qualifications
94.4%
  • Academic qualifications
94.4%
  • Applied general qualifications
  • Tech level qualifications
100%
Percentage of students staying in education or employment in the year after the end of key stage 4 (destinations) (2017 figure) 94%