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Gosforth High School

Knightsbridge, Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 2JH
Tel: 0191 2851000

TYPE: Community, comprehensive, boys and girls, languages, ,

AGES: 13-18

Ranking

How well this school did compared with others in the area at:

KEY:

  • This institution
  • LA average
  • National average

Bar charts show performance relative to the worst/best

What these figures mean

GCSE-LEVEL PERFORMANCE

364 eligible, 18.4% of whom had special educational needs

PUPILS WITH EQUIVALENT OF FIVE OR MORE GCSES GRADE C OR ABOVE INCLUDING ENGLISH AND MATHS (%)

2009

  • Score out of max
    59%
  • Score out of max
    41.9%
  • Score out of max
    49.8%

2008

  • Score out of max
    59%
  • Score out of max
    39.2%
  • Score out of max
    47.6%

2007

  • Score out of max
    64%
  • Score out of max
    38%
  • Score out of max
    46.3%

2006

  • Score out of max
    56%
  • Score out of max
    33.5%
  • Score out of max
    45.6%

Pupils getting at least two good GCSEs in sciences: 70%
Pupils with at least one modern language GCSE: 55%

PUPILS' IMPROVEMENT: KEY STAGE 2 to KEY STAGE 4

CONTEXTUAL VALUE ADDED

SCORE

  • Score out of max
    1006.5

PROGRESS MEASURE

  • English

    68%
    68%
  • Maths

    72%
    72%

A/AS-LEVEL PERFORMANCE (POINTS)

273 entrants

2009

  • Score out of max
    767.7
  • Score out of max
    735.8
  • Score out of max
    739.1

2008

  • Score out of max
    739.1
  • Score out of max
    684.9
  • Score out of max
    740

2007

  • Score out of max
    739.6
  • Score out of max
    633.5
  • Score out of max
    731.2

2006

  • Score out of max
    736.6
  • Score out of max
    625.3
  • Score out of max
    721.5

PUPILS' IMPROVEMENT: KEY STAGE 4 to KEY STAGE 5

CONTEXTUAL VALUE ADDED

  • Score out of max
    983.5

KEY:

  • This institution
  • LA average
  • National average

Bar charts show performance relative to the worst/best

What these figures mean

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