Performance Tables

Cressex students achieved very impressive results in 2017. In many respects, performance is in line with, or above, the national figure.

Attainment of Students Aged 16

Measure Cressex National
Progress 8 + 0.2   -0.03
Attainment 8  44.2 44.2
Grade 5 or above in English and Mathematics  44% 42%
Grade 4 or above in English and Mathematics  68% 63%
Achieving Ebacc at grade 4/C or above  10%* 20%

In addition to the above:

  • The highest percentage ever of students achieved passes in GCSE or other equivalent qualifications at grade C and above, grade B and above, and grade A*/A.
  • Attainment at grade 4 and above was close to or better than the national average in: English, Mathematics, Science, Languages and Humanities.
  • 95% of students gained 5 or more GCSE passes at A*-G.
  • 100% of students achieved at least one qualification.

Destinations of leavers in 2015 (the most recent year for which data are available)

Staying in education for at least two terms after Key Stage 4 85%
Further Education (FE) College or other FE provider 39%
School Sixth Form 26%
Sixth Form College 19%
Staying in employment for at least two terms after Key Stage 4  4%


Attainment of Students Aged 18                                             

All students on the course completed the Level 3 BTEC qualification in Children’s Play, Learning and Development.

The average grade achieved was Distinction Minus.

All have progressed to higher education or employment with training.

Department of Education School Performance Tables - Cressex Community School