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Holmer Green Senior School

Holmer Green Senior School

Results 2018-2019

The strong partnerships of students, parents, staff and governors working together have enabled Holmer Green Senior School to produce some truly excellent results this year.

GCSE – Year 11

  • 68% of students achieved 5 GCSE grades at 9-4 including English and Maths
  • 17% of grades were 9-7 – this includes 41 top grade 9’s.
  • 32% of all grades were 9-6
  • Over 25% of grades were 9-7 in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Art, Photography and RS.
  • Over 75% of grades were 9-4 in English Language, English Literature, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Art, Music, Photography and RS
  • Percentage of students achieving a grade 5 or above in GSE English and maths: 49%
  • P8: +0.41
  • Attainment 8 Score: 49.2
  • Percentage of students entered for Ebacc: 48%
  • Percentage of students staying in education or employment after KS4: 99%
  • Progress 8 score+0.41

  • Percentage of pupils entering the English Baccalaureate (EBacc):  42%

  • Pupil destinations - percentage of students staying in education or employment after key stage 4:  99%

  • Attainment in English and maths - percentage of pupils achieving a grade 5 or above in GCSE English and maths:  49%

  • Attainment 8 score:  49.2

A-Level – Year 13

  • In the A-Level subjects, 11% of grades were A* compared to the national average of 8%
  • 34% of grades were A*-A compared to the national average of 26%
  • 56% of grades were A*-B with 83% being A*-C (9% higher than the National Average).
  • In Mathematics, 70% of students achieved A*-B grades, 11% above the national average.
  • In the Art & Design subjects 10 students (40%) achieved A* grades, well over triple the national average of 12%.
  • The overall pass rate at A Level was 100% (grades being A*-E).
  • 97% of students who applied through UCAS received a place at their 1st/reserve choice university.
  • University destinations included prestigious Russell Group universities such as LSE, Manchester, Exeter, Cardiff, Leeds, Birmingham
  • Progress score for:
    • A-Level: +0.38
    • Academic qualifications: +0.38
    • Applied general qualifications: +0.05
  • Attainment: Average Grade and average Point Score per entry:
    • A-Level: B-  38.17
    • Academic: B  34.47
    • Applied General: Distinction:  31.03
  • English and mathematics progress:
    • English average progress: 100% (1 student)
    • Maths average progress: 100% (2 students)
  • Retention: % of students who are retained to the end of their main programmes of study:
    • A-Level: 96.4%
    • Academic: 96.4%
    • Applied general: 90.5%
  • Destinations: 2017 data (47 students):
    • Students staying in education: 60%
    • Students entering apprenticeships: 0%
    • Students entering employment: 26%
    • Students not in education or employment for at least 2 terms after study: 11%
    • Destination unknown: 4%