Barnwood Park Exam Results
The attainment at Barnwood Park for students has been maintained overall since winning a DfE ‘Most Improved School’ award. All teachers continue to strive to improve performance to ensure all students achieve and progress well, and enjoy their learning.
More detailed subject results for recent years can be found in the ‘Exam Headlines’ documents linked to on this page. The School Performance Data can be explored in detail at https://www.compare-school-performance.service.gov.uk/school/115720 Or contact the school. We are proud of the progress made in attainment and pleased to talk about it.
Data is validated data from the Department for Education.
* The English Baccalaureate includes English, Maths, at least 2 science GCSEs, a language and a humanity subject (History or Geography)
** from 2017 only as there is no direct comparison to a 5 grade in the new 9-1 GCSEs
# Attainment 8 began in 2016. It shows average points for all students across 8 sub jects, including English & Maths and at least 3 from Science, Humanities and Languages. Progress 8 began in 2016. It includes all students and measures their progress from KS2 to the end of KS4
^ This is the most recent DfE data that is 2 years behind. 2019 refers to 2016-17 cohort
Barnwood Park GCSE Results 2018
We are very pleased with how nearly all of our subjects compare with National Results at standard level (Grade 4/C+), Good (5/B+) and at the higher level of grade 7/A+.
Our overall Progress 8 Score in 2018 was +0.28, which means students made on average, across all subjects, over a quarter of a grade more progress at Barnwood Park than nationally.
When comparing to national results, note that our intake is slightly below national average.
Option Subjects will have students with differing ranges of prior attainment. This may mean a lower % still means excellent progress for the class. We are very pleased with how nearly all of our subjects compare with National Results at standard level (Grade 4/C+) and at the higher level of grade 7/A+. Nearly all of our subjects are ranked 2 (top 10%) or 3 (top25%) for Progress in the 2018 ALPS Subject report.