Key Stage 4

Our most recent KS4 results (Summer 2018) 

Headlines & highlights

 

  • The Petchey Academy outperformed both the national average and last year’s results in almost all areas
  • Bucking the national trend, our boys outperformed the girls in most areas
  • 7 students achieved 10 or more GCSEs at the top grades 9-7 (A*-A)
  • Over 10% of the year group achieved 7 or more GCSEs at grades 9-7
  • 68% of our students achieved 5 or more GCSEs at grades 4 and above – above the national average
  • 49% of our students achieved 8 or more GCSEs at the top grades 9-7
  • A total of 44 grades 8 & 9 were awarded across English and maths, with12 students achieving grade 9 in both
  • Biology, chemistry and physics results were fantastic with more than ¾ of students achieving grade 5 or above
  • More than 1/5 of students achieved grade 7 or above in maths

Top performing subjects

Subject Name

% of students achieving grade 7 or above

% of students achieving grade 5 or above

% of students achieving grade 4 or above

Physics

29.09

76.36

94.55

Biology

30.91

80

92.73

Chemistry

21.82

76.36

90.91

Drama

0

52.94

82.35

History

30.23

60.47

77.91

English Literature

20.11

62.07

77.59

Food Science

19.05

57.14

76.19

Key Stage 5

Our most recent KS5 results (Summer 2018) 

  • ​More than1/3 of our Sixth Form students achieved 3 or more equivalent passes at A*-B grades
  • 68% gained at least 3 A*-C grades
  • 11 BTEC students achieved Distinction level
  • 23% of students going on to higher education are going to Russell Group universities including Bristol, Durham, Manchester and Queen Mary's
  • More than half of our A-level maths students achieved A*-B grades