Birches Head Academy

Examination Results and Outcomes


Official Examination Results – August 2018

published by the DfE

Progress 8 Score -0.77
Attainment 8 Score 35.7
Percentage Achieving a Strong Pass in English and Maths 20%
Percentage of students entering for the English Baccalaureate (EBacc) 1%
Achieving English Baccalaureate 2.52
Percentage of students who continue in education or training or employment.This is for pupils who finished year 11 in 2016 (latest official available data) 91%

Success for the Class of 2018

We are extremely proud of our achievements from the academic year 2017 – 2018.

Results in the summer of 2018 improved overall in both GCSE and BTEC qualifications.

  • 20% of pupils gained both English and Mathematics GCSE at the new grade 5 or above
  • 11% of grades in other GCSEs were at A or A*
  • 61% of grades in other GCSEs were at C or above
  • 100% of grades in BTECs were at pass
  • 14% of grades in BTECs were at Level 2 Distinction or above
  • 93% of students passed Triple Science (Biology, Chemistry & Physics) at Grade 4 or above

Links to school Performance Tables published by the DfE

School and College Performance Tables

Birches Head Academy Performance Table page

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