Results

Key Stage 4 Results 2019

Students are once again to be congratulated for their outstanding successes at GCSE. As well as some overall excellent results for the school, with all of our Year 11 students securing at least five good GCSE grades, there were also 71% of our students who achieved five or more 9-7. In addition, 50% of our Year 11 students secured an impressive eight or more 9-7. Our headline figure of 9-7 grades is 58%, which is very pleasing.

In addition to these successes, there are also some exceptional individual stories, with the following students all achieving ten or more GCSEs at grade 9, 8, A* or A:

Lenah Ahmed, Areesha Aziz, Zainab Bhamji, Jack Branford, Jack Chan, Sophie Chatwin, Madeleine Convery, Elizabeth Drake, Lucie Glew, Amelia Glover-Jewesbury, Evie Hargreaves, Rose Hickman, Shawmiya Jegathasan, Lucy Jolly, Japnbir Kour, Naduni Mapatuna, Nipuni Mapatuna, Isabel McNulty-Senior, Hannah McQuinn, Isabella Myers, Taha Naveed, Muhammad Parmar, Jay Patel, Maliha Patel, Ayesha Rekhad, Oliver Taylor, Malaika Wajid, Anthony Zhao.

These excellent results do not just happen automatically. They are evidence of the exceptional commitment and determination of Heckmondwike’s students who received outstanding support from the dedicated staff and hugely supportive parents.

Headline Heckmondwike Grammar School National
Progress 8 0.53 -0.03
Attainment 8 72.8 46.5
9-7 Grades (or equivalent) 58.6%
9-7 English and Maths 55.7%
9-5 English and Maths 98% 43%
Entered for the English Baccalaureate 85% 40%
English Baccalaureate Average Points Score 6.76 4.07
Students staying in Education or Employment after Key Stage 4 97% 94%

Progress 8

This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4, compared to pupils across England who got similar results at the end of key stage 2. This is based on results in up to 8 qualifications, which include English, maths, 3 English Baccalaureate qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications.

Attainment 8

Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications, which include English, maths, 3 English Baccalaureate qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications.

 

Further information can be found on the Department for Education’s ‘Compare School Performance’ website.