Academies: GCSE

Education written question – answered on 29th March 2011.

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Photo of Tristram Hunt Tristram Hunt Labour, Stoke-on-Trent Central

To ask the Secretary of State for Education what proportion of Key Stage Four exam entries was in academic non-applied GCSEs in each school replaced by an academy in the last year of the school's existence; what the name of the academy was in each such case; and how many such students were in receipt of free school meals.

Photo of Nick Gibb Nick Gibb Minister of State (Education)

The information requested, for academies opened in 2010-11 is shown in the following table. Information for academies opened in earlier years can be provided only at disproportionate cost.

Percentage of entries in academic non-applied GCSE subjects in schools replaced by an academy in the last year of the school's existence for academies opened in 2010/11 and the number of those pupils who were eligible for free school meals, 2010
Academy name Percentage of GCSE entries Number of FSM
Ashmole Academy 75.6 16
Queen Elizabeth's School, Barnet 98.4 (1)-
Norton Hill School 78.1 10
Somervale School Specialist Media Arts College 69.3 8
Beths Grammar School 78.4 (1)-
Erith Secondary School 50.6 30
Darrick Wood School 69.1 15
Kemnal Technology College (part of the Kemnal Trust) 75.3 19
Brine Leas High School 66.2 12
Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College 80.6 9
The Fallibroome Academy 92.1 10
Queen Elizabeth School 71.3 (1)-
Challaston Academy 75.6 16
Ivybridge Community College 75.2 20
Uffculme School 83.0 5
Kingsmead School 92.3 65
King Harold School (part of the Kemnal Trust) 72.7 7
Pate's Grammar School 97.8 3
Sir Thomas Rich's School 97.7 3
The Cotswold School 82.4 4
Watford Grammar School for Boys 99.6 4
Watford Grammar School for Girls 97.9 4
Guru Nanak Sikh Voluntary Aided Secondary School 62.5 4
Lampton School 71.7 36
Castle Community College 47.5 14
Dartford Grammar School 81.7 5
Fulston Manor School 77.3 8
Highsted Grammar School 90.4 6
Orchards Academy 37.9 17
Sandwich Technology School 36.3 25
The Canterbury High School 30.1 26
The Hayesbrook School 57.4 4
The Westlands School 52.9 25
Heckmondwike Grammar School 82.2 7
Garforth Academy 59.1 16
Branston Community Academy 61.6 5
Caistor Grammar School 97.0 0
Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School 84.0 5
The Giles Academy 35.7 15
Denbigh High School 53.3 76
Fort Pitt Grammar School 58.5 8
The Rochester Grammar School 82.4 (1)-
Gosforth Academy 71.6 36
Healing School, A Specialist Science and Foundation College 83.7 7
Tollbar Academy 48.8 5
Northampton School for Boys 94.8 4
George Spencer Academy and Technology College 60.4 12
Redhill Academy 70.8 32
Arthur Mellows Village College 70.9 8
Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre 87.7 31
Chadwell Heath Academy 66.1 32
Brinsworth Comprehensive School 79.9 36
Wales High School 57.9 33
Arden 74.3 4
Tudor Grange Academy 72.8 (1)-
Holyrood Academy 81.9 17
Huish Episcopi Academy 78.0 16
Westcliff High School for Boys 99.9 (1)-
Kingsdale Foundation School 52.3 85
The Charter School 66.6 21
John Taylor High School 81.1 3
Hartismere High School 65.4 8
Samuel Ward Academy 63.6 12
Audenshaw School 70.9 16
Torquay Boys' Grammar School 91.5 3
Urmston Grammar School 96.3 (1)-
Hardenhuish School 78.0 6
The Compton School Specialist Technology College 78.6 32
Oldfield School 86.1 6
Sharnbrook Upper School 82.8 12
Bexley Grammar School 92.1 10
Ninestiles School, an Academy 46.7 50
Beaverwood School for Girls 76.9 14
Bishop Justus Church of England School 73.7 11
Coopers Technology College 66.3 33
Dr Challoner's Grammar School 97.9 0
Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe 96.7 4
Comberton Academy Trust 77.0 16
Linton Village College 75.9 5
Bodmin College 52.6 23
Kirk Hallam Community Technology and Sports College 81.0 19
The Ecclesbourne School 88.8 0
Colyton Grammar School 78.3 5
Kingsbridge Academy 77.8 9
Teign School 88.2 14
Teignmouth Community School 67.8 14
The Academy at Shotton Hall 34.0 50
Chelmsford County High School for girls 97.7 (1)-
Balcarras School 93.7 13
John Kyrle High School and Sixth Form Centre Academy 74.3 13
Wigmore School 55.1 6
Hockerill Anglo-European College 85.6 (1)-
The Broxbourne School 62.8 9
Herne Bay High School 63.3 22
Highworth Grammar School 96.2 4
Sir Roger Manwood's School 99.4 7
The Chatham and Clarendon Grammar School Federation 92.0 5
The Chatham and Clarendon Grammar School Federation 99.1 4
Tonbridge Grammar School 96.5 (1)-
Weald of Kent Grammar School 93.9 (1)-
Stockwell Park High School 45.8 125
Clitheroe Royal Grammar School 95.5 (1)-
Lancaster Girls' Grammar School 93.2 (1)-
Morley High School 72.1 23
De Aston School 55.3 11
West Grantham Academy Charles Read Academy 52.9 (1)-
West Grantham Academy St Hugh's 27.4 9
William Farr Church of England Comprehensive School 94.0 0
Rainham Academy 72.1 28
Oakgrove School 80.4 14
Wymondham College 82.2 (1)-
Harrogate Grammar School 69.8 7
Guilsborough School 82.5 10
Sponne School 75.3 6
The King's School (the Cathedral School) 85.6 (1)-
Devonport High School for Boys 97.9 3
Parkstone Grammar School 94.7 8
Kendrick School 99.8 0
Reading School 96.2 (1)-
Slough Grammar School 94.2 9
Whitburn Church of England Academy 81.3 15
Southend High School for Boys 92.4 4
Southend High School for Girls 90.6 (1)-
Westcliff High School for Girls 85.4 9
The de Ferrers Academy 66.1 25
St Joseph's College 88.7 (1)-
Debenham Church of England High School 97.5 4
The Ockenden Academy 44.7 33
Churston Ferrers Grammar School Academy 92.3 (1)-
Torquay Girls' Grammar School 100.0 8
Altrincham Grammar School for Boys 91.5 (1)-
Sale Grammar School 98.0 6
Wellacre Technology College 48.2 10
Wellington School 92.1 12
Ossett Academy and Sixth Form College 59.4 18
Wakefield City Academy 46.7 28
The Polesworth School 83.6 15
Bishop Wordsworth's Grammar School 96.5 0
Lavington School 96.1 3
South Wilts Grammar School for Girls 98.4 (1)-
Prince Henry's High School 66.8 15
(1) Suppression due to small numbers.

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