Cressex students achieved very impressive results in 2019. In many respects, performance is in line with, or above, the national figure.
Attainment of Students Aged 16 in 2019 (Provisional Results, DFE October 2019)
|Measure||Cressex 2019||National (2019)|
|Progress 8||+ 0.45||- 0.03|
|Grade 5 or above in English and Mathematics||44.%||43%|
|Ebacc average point score||3.72||4.07|
In addition to the above:
- The highest percentage ever of students achieved passes in GCSE or other equivalent qualifications at grade 7 and above.
- 99.3% of students gained 5 or more GCSE passes at 1/G or above.
Destinations of leavers in 2017 (the most recent year for which data are available)
|Staying in education for at least two terms after Year 11||95%|
|Further Education (FE) College or other FE provider||30%|
|School Sixth Form||41%|
|Sixth Form College||18%|
|Staying in apprenticeships for at least six months||1%|
|In education or employment not sustained over two terms||5%|
Attainment of Students Aged 17 and 18 in 2019
The students taking the two qualifications in the Sixth Form all achieved very good results, representing both high attainment and very strong "added value" for the students.
Year 12 - BTEC First Diploma in Children's Care, Learning and Development: Distinction (75%); Merit (25%)
Year 13 - BTEC Extended Diploma in Children's Care, Learning and Development: Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction (50%); Distinction, Distinction, Merit (25%); Distinction, Merit, Merit (25%).
All of the students have gone on to higher education or employment.