Statutory Information

Contact Details

St. Benedict’s Catholic High School

Address: Campus Whitehaven, Red Lonning, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 8UG

Tel: 01946 692275, Fax: 01946 692002

Email: jean.green@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk (Mrs Green is responsible for dealing with queries from parents and other members of the public)

Exam Results

Key Stage 4

 

National data was published by the DfE in January 2019.

Measure

School 2016

National 2016

School 2017

National 2017

School 2018

National 2018

Cohort Size

142

 

155

527,744

149

 

Progress 8

-0.43

-0.03

-0.41

-0.03

-0.27

-0.02

Attainment 8

46.55

49.50

41.77

44.62

44.28

44.26

Grade C/4 in English and mathematics

56%

62%

54%

63.90%

62.4%

 

Grade 5 in English and mathematics

56%

62%

33.00%

40.00%

38%

40%

English Baccalaureate percentage attained (Grade C/4 or above)

10.4%

24.70%

8.4%

23.80%

13.4%

 

English Baccalaureate percentage attained (Grade 5 or above)

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

7.4%%

 

English Baccalaureate percentage entered

17.00%

39%

15.%

35.00%

21%

35%

English Baccalaureate Average Points Score

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

3.72

 

 

Student destination Data

This data, published in January 2019, is for students who completed in 2016, which is the most recent data available.

Students staying in education or employment

School

Local authority state-funded schools

England state-funded schools

Students staying in education or employment for at least 2 terms after key stage 4

94%

95%

94%

Total number of Students included in destination measures

144

5135

541120

Students staying in education

 

   

Students staying in education for at least 2 terms after key stage 4

83%

80%

86%

Further education college or other further education provider

41%

38%

34%

School sixth form

42%

40%

38%

Sixth form college

0%

 

13%

Other education destinations

0%

1%

2%

Students in apprenticeships

 

   

Students staying in apprenticeships for at least 6 months after key stage 4

10%

11%

5%

Students staying in employment

 

   

Students staying in employment for at least 2 terms after key stage 4

2%

4%

3%

Students not counted as staying in education or employment

 

   

Students not staying in education or employment for at least 2 terms after key stage 4

·          

·          

·          

 

4%

5%

Destination unknown

·          

 

1%

1%

 

Key Stage 5

Progress scores for Level 3 qualifications was published in January 2019 by the DfE.

Measure

2016

2017

2018

Number of students at the end of 16-18 studies

74

74

59

Percentage of students gaining AAB in 2 facilitating subjects

11.3%

9.7%

11.5%

Percentage of students who achieve three GCE A levels at grades A-B or higher

21.6%

21.6%

16.9%

Percentage of students gaining 2 A levels

100%

100%

98.3%

Level 3 Score A-level

N/A

0.01

-0.10

Average Grade in A-Levels

C+

C-

C-

Level 3 Score Academic

0.1

0.00

-0.12

Average Grade in Academic

C

C-

C-

Level 3 Score Applied General

0.1

-0.40

0.32

Average Grade in Applied General

D+

D

D-

Percentage in sustained education, employment or training

29.73%

18.92%

Data not yet released

Percentage in sustained higher education destinations

67.6%

77.03%

Data not yet released

Retention A-level

88

92

Data not yet released

 

The progress students have made in English and maths

Number of students

School

Local authority state-funded schools / colleges

England all schools / colleges

English average progress

 

0.08

0.06

% entering an approved English qualification

 

83.4%

81.1%

Maths average progress

4

0.10

0.05

% entering an approved maths qualification

100.0%

83.1%

83.4%

 

Disadvantaged students in Key Stage 5

 

School disadvantaged students

Local authority state-funded schools / college other students

England state-funded schools / colleges other students

Number of students in scope for English

No entries

547

65157

Average progress in English

No entries

0.18

0.17

Number of students in scope for maths

No entries

709

84373

Average progress in maths

No entries

0.21

0.13

 

Retention at Key Stage 5

 

 

 

 

 

Curriculum

Details of all the subjects on offer to students can be found on our Curriculum Pages. You can also view our Year 9 Options Booklet below:

Options Booklet 2019

To find out more information about the courses on offer, please contact the school using the details above.

 

Requests for copies

If you would like a paper copy of the information on this page, please contact the school using the details above and we will provide copies free of charge.