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Reading Girls' School

Reading Girls' School

Exam Info and Results

Last year, we had some superb results which as a school we are really proud of. Our girls did exceptioally well and acheved the following:

GCSE 2017*
Progress 8 score +0.21
Attainment 8 score 46.21
9-5 English and Maths 46%
9-4 English and Maths 65%
EBACC strong pass (grade 5+) 16%
EBACC percentage entered 21.4%

* 2017 data is unvalidated.

We also had some fantastic individual subject results

English Grade 9-4 (A*-C) 78%                 Grade 9-5 (new strong pass) 66%  Grade 9-7 (A/A*) 29%
French A/A* 69%                                                    A*-C 92%
Geography A/A* 30%                                                    A*-C 76%

12 students (10% of our cohort) gained a grade 9 in Maths or English with one student gaining a grade 9 in both Maths and English, these students are in the top 4% of the country.

For additional detail, please visit the Department for Education performance tables website

Progress 8 is a new measure of school performance. It replaces the previous measure of 5 A*-C including English and maths, and shows how well pupils of all abilities have progressed, compared to pupils with similar academic starting points in other schools. Understanding Progress 8 (follow this link to a Youtube video explaining the Progress 8 measures)