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Handsworth Wood Girls' Visual and Performing Arts Specialist College and Sixth Form Centre

Church Lane, Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, B20 2HL
Tel: 0121 5548122

TYPE: Community, comprehensive, girls, arts

AGES: 11-18

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

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GCSE-LEVEL PERFORMANCE

119 eligible, 33.6% 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
    44%
  • Score out of max
    47.7%
  • Score out of max
    49.8%

2008

  • Score out of max
    38%
  • Score out of max
    45.5%
  • Score out of max
    47.6%

2007

  • Score out of max
    36%
  • Score out of max
    41.7%
  • Score out of max
    46.3%

2006

  • Score out of max
    24%
  • Score out of max
    40.8%
  • Score out of max
    45.6%

Pupils getting at least two good GCSEs in sciences: 76%
Pupils with at least one modern language GCSE: 20%

PUPILS' IMPROVEMENT: KEY STAGE 2 to KEY STAGE 4

CONTEXTUAL VALUE ADDED

SCORE

  • Score out of max
    1005.9

PROGRESS MEASURE

  • English

    73%
    73%
  • Maths

    63%
    63%

A/AS-LEVEL PERFORMANCE (POINTS)

6 entrants

2009

  • SS
  • Score out of max
    724.2
  • Score out of max
    739.1

2008

  • SS
  • Score out of max
    722
  • Score out of max
    740

2007

  • SS
  • Score out of max
    708.9
  • Score out of max
    731.2

2006

  • SS
  • Score out of max
    690.9
  • Score out of max
    721.5

PUPILS' IMPROVEMENT: KEY STAGE 4 to KEY STAGE 5

CONTEXTUAL VALUE ADDED

  • SS

KEY:

  • This institution
  • LA average
  • National average

Bar charts show performance relative to the worst/best

What these figures mean

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