Statutory Information

Contact Details

St. Benedict’s Catholic High School

Address: 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

Please Note: The following data is provisional until the validated league tables are published.

Key Stage 4

Measure School 2015 School 2016 National 2016
Progress 8 N/A -0.42 0
Attainment 8 N/A 46.05 49.34
Grade C in English and mathematics 51% 56% 62%
English Baccalaureate 16% 10% 24%

Key Stage 5

Measure School 2015 School 2016 National 2016
Overall VA score (Academic) -0.16 +0.09 0
VA score (Applied General) -0.26 +0.10 0
VA score A level -0.18 -0.02 0
VA score AS level -0.14 +0.07 0
Average Grade in L3 qualifications C*
Retention rate 80.9%*
Percentage in sustained education, employment or training 96% (2013) 95% (2014) 88%
Percentage is sustained higher education destinations 52% (2013) 55% (2014) 48%
Progress of students in English GCSE who did not attain a grade C at the end of year 11 N/A 0.00 -0.094
Progress of students in GCSE maths who did not attain a grade C at the end of year 11 N/A -0.143 -0.107

 

Curriculum

The courses available to pupils at KS4, including GCSEs

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

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