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Results and Reporting

The Department of Education publishes Performance Tables, use this link to access The Westgate School Performance Tables.

2017 Examination Results

Progress 8 Score (+0.53)

Progress 8 is the new school performance measure which demonstrates how well students have progressed in terms of their outcomes in Year 11, based on their scores in the Key Stage 2 tests at primary school.  A school score of 0 would indicate that all students had on average, achieved their expected progress in all subjects.

In 2017, students at The Westgate School achieved an overall progress 8 score of +0.53. This positive progress 8 score indicates that students of all ability ranges are making progress well above average. In fact, they are making on average half a grade better progress in all their subjects.

Attainment 8 Score (50.1)

Attainment 8 is a new score that measures the attainment of a student across eight qualifications including Mathematics and English, three qualifications from Science, humanities and modern foreign languages and three further qualifications that can be GCSE or approved non-GCSE qualifications. 

English Baccalaureate (EBACC) Pass Rate (23%)

This is the percentage of students who gained a grade 5 or better in both English and Mathematics, and grade C or better in two or more Sciences, a Humanities subject (Geography or History) and a language (French).

Strong pass in English and Maths (grade 5 or above) (52%)

This represents the percentage of students who gained a grade 5 or higher in English and Maths.

Standard pass in English and Maths (grade 4 or above) (73%)

This represents the percentage of students who gained a grade 4 or higher in English and Maths.

Other Headline measures 

English 9-5 (64%)

English 9-4 (83%)

Maths 9-5 (58%)

Maths 9-4 (79%)

See documents below for a summary of our examination results and destinations.