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  • Results Summary

    Upton Court Grammar School is delighted to announce another year of outstanding GCSE and A Level results, from summer 2017.

    100% of all GCSE candidates achieved 5 or more passes between A*-C. including grades 9-4 in English and Mathematics. Click here to learn more about the new, numerical grading system for GCSE qualifications.

    61% of all GCSEs awarded were grades A*/A and 9/8/7 grades, and a third of the cohort achieved eight or more A*/A and 9/8 grades.

    The new numerical grading system has introduced a new top grade 9, equivalent to a top A* grade; 25% of all mathematics students achieved this outstanding result, compared to only 3.5% of all students in England.

    At A Level, the majority of all qualifications awarded scored A* to B, with thirteen students achieving straight A* and A grades in all subjects. Click here to view their University destinations.

    • Percentage students achieving 5+ A*-C including English and Mathematics at grade 4 or above : 100%
    • Percentage students achieving 5+ A*-C GCSEs including English and Mathematics at grade 5 or above : 97.1%
    • Percentage of GCSE entries achieving A*-A grades : 61%
    • Attainment 8 Score : 69.99* – average attainment across 8 subjects.
    • Progress 8 Score : +1.21** – this means that UCGS students achieved more than one grade higher in their GCSEs compared to students in other schools with similar prior attainment.
    • PLACES UCGS IN 9TH POSITION COMPARED TO ALL SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN ENGLAND & NUMBER 1 MIXED SELECTIVE SCHOOL.
    • Percentage of pupils achieving Grade 4 or above in GCSE English and Mathematics : 100%
    • Percentage of pupils achieving the English Baccalaureate : 70.7%
    • Percentage of GCSE pupils progressing onto 16-19 education or training : 100%
    • Percentage A Level students achieving 3 or more A* - E : 95.5%

    * - generated using 4Matrix progress estimates

    ** - Click here for information on DfE website

    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 2016 Performance Tables published on the Department for Education website. The link to the 2017 tables will appear here when available on the government website.

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    Previous Results:

    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  

    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  

    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 

    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 

    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 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 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 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