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  • Results Summary

    2019 GCSE & A Level Results

    Upton Court Grammar School is delighted to announce another year of outstanding GCSE and A Level results, from summer 2019.

    99% of all GCSE candidates achieved 5 or more passes between A*-C/9-4.

    55% of all GCSEs awarded were 9/8/7 grades, and over a third (39% of the cohort) achieved eight or more 9/7 grades.

    For the recently introduced numerical grading system, grade 8 represents a low A* and 9 represents a high A*. Approximately 20% of all GCSE exam entries achieved a grade 9.

    At A Level, over half of all qualifications were awarded scored A* to B, with eighteen students achieving three A grades or above..

    Results Summary :

    • Attainment 8 Score : 7.2* – average attainment across 8 subjects.
    • Progress 8 Score : +0.8* – this means that UCGS students achieved almost one grade higher in their GCSEs compared to students in other schools with similar prior attainment.
    • Percentage students achieving 5+ A*-C/grade 9-4 GCSEs incl. English and Mathematics: 99%
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving grades 9-8: 37%
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving A*-A/grades 9-7: 59%
    • Percentage A’ Level students achieving 3 or more A* - E: 80%

    * - these are estimates using internal calculations

    Click here to view information about how Attainment 8 and Progress 8 are calculated, and what they mean.

    Please click here to view Upton Court Grammar School's 2018 Performance Tables published on the Department for Education website. The link to the 2019 tables will appear here when available on the government website.

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    Previous Results:

    2018 GCSE and A Level Results Summary

    • Percentage students achieving 5+ A*-C/grade 9-4 GCSEs incl. English and Mathematics : 99%
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving A* : 15%
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving A*-A grades : 58%
    • Attainment 8 Score : 7.1 – average attainment across 8 subjects.
    • Progress 8 Score : 0.99 – this means that UCGS students achieved approximately one grade higher in their GCSEs compared to students in other schools with similar prior attainment.
    • PLACES UCGS IN THE TOP 1% SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN ENGLAND
    • Percentage of pupils achieving the English Baccalaureate : 73%
    • Percentage A Level entries awarded more A* - E : 97%
    • Percentage A Level entries awarded more A* - C : 78%
    • Percentage A Level entries awarded more A* - B : 57%

     

    2017 GCSE and A Level Results Summary

    • Percentage students achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs including English and Mathematics : 100%
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving A*-A grades : 61%
    • Percentage of pupils achieving C or above in GCSE English and Mathematics : 100%
    • Percentage of pupils achieving the English Baccalaureate : 71%
    • Attainment 8 score of 7.2.
    • Progress 8 score of +1.19, ranking the school 10th in the country for this measure.
    • Percentage A Level students achieving 3 or more A* - E : 96%

     

    2016 GCSE and A Level Results Summary

    • Percentage students achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs including English and Mathematics : 99%
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving A*-A grades : 57.1%
    • Percentage students making progress above national expectation (4 levels of progress) : 85% in English and 77% in Mathematics  
    • Percentage of pupils achieving C or above in GCSE English and Mathematics : 99.3%
    • Percentage of pupils achieving the English Baccalaureate : 68.5%
    • Percentage A Level students achieving 3 or more A* - E : 96.5%

     

    2015 GCSE Results summary:

    • Percentage students achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs including English and Mathematics : 99.4%
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving A*-A grades : 56.7%
    • Percentage students making progress above national expectation (4 levels of progress) : 77% in English and 77% in Mathematics  

     

    2015 A Level Results Summary:

    • Percentage students achieving 3+ A*-E passes : 98.7%
    • Average UCAS point score at A2 per subject* : 91.00
    • Percentage of entries achieving A*- A  grades : 25.1%
    • Percentage of entries achieving A*- B  grades : 51.1% 

     

    2014 GCSE Results summary:

    • Percentage students achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs including English and Mathematics : 100%
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving A*-A grades : 53.5%
    • Percentage students making progress above national expectation (4 levels of progress) : 87% in English and 81% in Mathematics  

     

    2014 A Level Results Summary:

    • Percentage students achieving 3+ A*-E passes : 97.7%
    • Average UCAS point score at A2 per subject* : 94.00
    • Percentage of entries achieving A*- A  grades : 31.6%
    • Percentage of entries achieving A*- B  grades : 62.3% 

     

    2013 GCSE Results summary:

    • Percentage students achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs including English and Mathematics : 99%
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving A*-A grades : 56.3%
    • Percentage students making progress above national expectation (4 levels of progress) : 87% in English and 80% in Mathematics 

     

    2013 A Level Results Summary:

    • Percentage students achieving 3+ A*-E passes : 98.0.8%
    • Average UCAS point score at A2 per subject* : 97.34
    • Percentage of entries achieving A*- A  grades (A Level or IB equivalent) : 34.4%
    • Percentage of entries achieving A*- B  grades (A Level or IB equivalent) : 64.9%

     

    2012 GCSE Results Summary:

    • Percentage students achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs including English and Mathematics : 95 %
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving A*-A grades : 43.2%
    • Percentage students making progress above national expectation (4 levels of progress) : 65% in English and 75% in Mathematics 

     

    2012 A Level Results Summary:

    • Percentage students achieving 3+ A*-E passes : 97.1%
    • Average UCAS point score at A2 per subject* : 94.20
    • Percentage of entries achieving A*- A  grades (A Level or IB equivalent) : 31.3%
    • Percentage of entries achieving A*- B  grades (A Level or IB equivalent) : 58.9%

    *A Level UCAS Points:
    A* = 140, A = 120, B = 100, C = 80, D = 60, E = 40