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Secondary schools in Durham

This page shows schools in this area ranked on the proportion of pupils achieving the Level 2 threshold - equivalent to five GCSEs at grades A* to C including English and maths GCSEs.

Ties are broken on the average Level 2 points score per student. Smaller schools with fewer than 30 pupils taking the exams are not ranked, while results are not published at all for those with fewer than 11 pupils.

Click the name of an institution for a page detailing its performance.


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Bar chart shows performance relative to the worst/best

What these figures mean


School name GCSE % Level 2 CVA A/AS average points Level 3 CVA
Durham High School for Girls (IND) 98 NA 854.8 1011
Barnard Castle School (IND) 92 NA 759.4 1018
Durham School (IND) 76 NA 807.1 999.1
Park View Community School 73 1023.6 888.1 970.2
Durham Johnston Comprehensive School 73 1006.3 853.1 1037.1
St Bede's Catholic Comprehensive School and Sixth Form College, Lanchester 71 1034.1 754.9 999.3
St Leonard's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Comprehensive School 65 1003.7 751 1000.1
St John's RCVA Technology School and Sixth Form Centre 58 1014.2 696.3 995.7
Teesdale School 58 995 654.5 998.5
Moorside Community Technology College 57 1020.8 NA NA
The Hermitage School 55 1025.6 767.8 981
Bishop Barrington School A Sports with Mathematics College 50 1033.6 NA NA
Framwellgate School Durham 50 993.9 645.8 992.1
Staindrop School A Business and Enterprise College 48 1049.2 NA NA
Belmont School Community Arts College 48 1018.1 NA NA
Wolsingham School and Community College 48 1002.5 525.4 974.5
Spennymoor Comprehensive School 48 998 624.3 1004.9
Tanfield School, Specialist College of Science and Engineering 47 1022.3 NA NA
Shotton Hall School 47 1042.8 NA NA
Sedgefield Community College 'A Specialist Sports College' 44 1000.4 NA NA
Parkside School 43 1045.8 NA NA
St Bede's Catholic Comprehensive School 41 1016.8 655.7 1001.4
Tudhoe Grange School 41 1010.9 NA NA
Woodham Community Technology College 41 1004.5 533.3 963.8
Greencroft Business and Enterprise Community School 40 990.2 NA NA
Durham Community Business College for Technology and Enterprise 40 977 NA NA
Easington Community Science College 39 1020.5 NA NA
Stanley School of Technology 35 1068.9 NA NA
Ferryhill Business Enterprise College 35 1027 NA NA
Dene Community School of Technology 35 1013.5 NA NA
Greenfield School Community and Arts College 34 1002.2 NA NA
Seaham School of Technology 34 978 NA NA
King James I Community Arts College 32 1048.5 441.7 989.8
Roseberry Sports and Community College 31 990.6 504.8 995.5
Consett Community Sports College 31 982.8 NA NA
Sunnydale Community College for Maths and Computing 28 1029.9 NA NA
Wellfield Community School a Specialist Maths and Computing College 28 1000.4 NA NA
Durham Gilesgate Sports College and Sixth Form Centre 26 1024 766.1 948.8
Fyndoune Community College 26 981.9 NA NA

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