GCSE Results in 2017
The pass rate at A*- C (or grades 9-4 in English/Maths) was 99% and there were no grades lower than a D (or grade 3).
The proportion of examinations passed at A* or A (or grades 9-7 English/Maths) was 61%.
The proportion of students achieving a standard pass (9-4) in English and Maths was 100%.
The proportion of students achieving a strong pass (9-5) in English and Maths was 98%.
The average Attainment 8 score per student was 70.4 (this means that the average grade achieved in the qualifications selected for this measure was slightly higher than an A).
The Progress 8 score was +0.40 (this means that, on average, students at this school achieved between a third and half a grade higher in each qualification selected for this measure than students of comparable ability across the whole country).
57% of students achieved the government’s English Baccalaureate measure (A*-C or equivalent grades in a combination of subjects incorporating English, maths, 2 sciences, a language and history or geography). NB entry for English Baccalaureate subjects is not compulsory at TBGS – 60% chose this combination of subjects.
According to the most recent data available, 98% of students at this school stay in education or go into employment after Year 11.
Further information and comparisons with other schools in the local authority and nationally may be found in the Performance Tables published by the Secretary of State on the Department of Education’s website.