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Hirst High School

Lichfield Close, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 9RX
Tel: 01670 816111

TYPE: Community, comprehensive, boys and girls, technology

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

PUPILS' IMPROVEMENT: CONTEXTUAL VALUE ADDED

KEY STAGE 2 to KEY STAGE 4

SCORE

  • Score out of max
    1007.2
  • Score out of max
    1011.6

KEY STAGE 4 to KEY STAGE 5

  • Score out of max
    971.7
  • Score out of max
    991.7

GCSE-LEVEL PERFORMANCE

177 eligible, 56.5% of whom had special educational needs

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

  • Score out of max
    29%
  • Score out of max
    50.9%
  • Score out of max
    47.6%

Pupils getting at least two good GCSEs in sciences: 32%
Pupils with at least one modern language GCSE: 10%

RECENT PERFORMANCE OF THE GCSE AGE GROUP (%)

2005

  • 24
    Score out of max
  • 45
    Score out of max
  • 44.3
    Score out of max

2006

  • 23
    Score out of max
  • 48.7
    Score out of max
  • 45.3
    Score out of max

2007

  • 22
    Score out of max
  • 46.3
    Score out of max
  • 46
    Score out of max

2008

  • 29
    Score out of max
  • 50.7
    Score out of max
  • 47.3
    Score out of max

A/AS-LEVEL PERFORMANCE

43 entrants

AVERAGE A/AS-LEVEL POINTS PER STUDENT IN 2008

SCORE

  • Score out of max
    565.9
  • Score out of max
    713.4
  • Score out of max
    739.8

RECENT PERFORMANCE OF THE A/AS-LEVEL GROUP (POINTS)

2006

  • 552.7
    Score out of max
  • 685.8
    Score out of max
  • 721.5
    Score out of max

2007

  • 598.7
    Score out of max
  • 712.2
    Score out of max
  • 731.2
    Score out of max

2008

  • 565.9
    Score out of max
  • 713.4
    Score out of max
  • 739.8
    Score out of max

KEY:

  • This institution
  • LA average
  • National average

Bar charts show performance relative to the worst/best

What these figures mean

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