Student Success

2019

English & Maths Grade 4+  66% (LA average 58.8 %)

English & Maths Grade 5+ 32% (LA average 35.5%)

Maths Grade 4+ 75% (LA average 64.3%)

Maths Grade 5+ 44% (LA average 42.1%)

English Grade 4+ 82% (LA average 70.3%) 

English Grade 5+ 60% (LA average 52.6%)

 

2018

English & Maths Grade 4+  61% (LA average 53.9%)

English & Maths Grade 5+  34% (3rd in Stoke on Trent, LA average 32.7%)

Maths Grade 4+ 66.5% (LA average 60.1%) 4th in Stoke on Trent 

Maths Grade 5+ 43.2% (LA average 40%)

English Grade 4+ 76.8% (LA average 67.8%) 2nd in Stoke on Trent

English Grade 5+ 54.1% (LA average 49.5%)

 

Destinations

95% of our students stayed in education or entered employment after Key Stage 4

(Data published in January 2020 for pupils who completed Key Stage 4 in 2017 which is the most recent data available)

2019

% of students completed their main study programme will be available in March 2020

Academic Qualifications

A Level Progress score -0.53

Academic Progress score -0.54

Average A Level result grade C ( 28.54 points)

(Stoke-on-Trent state-funded schools and colleges average grade C  (29.55 points) England average C+  (32.87 points))

Applied General Qualifications (such as BTECS)

Progress score -0.55

Average result Merit+ (29.94 points)

(Stoke-on-Trent state-funded schools and colleges average grade Merit+ (28.51 points) England average Merit+ (28.89 points))

2018

% of students completed their main study programme will be available in March 2019

Academic Qualifications

A Level Progress score -0.68

Academic Progress score -0.67

Average A Level result grade C- (26.14 points)

(Stoke-on-Trent state-funded schools and colleges average grade C- (27.73 points) England average C+ (32.12 points))

Applied General Qualifications (such as BTECS)

Progress score 0.28

Average result Distinction+ (37.24 points)

(Stoke-on-Trent state-funded schools and colleges average grade Merit+ (27.89 points) England average Merit+ (28.45 points))

St Margaret Ward School Performance Tables

Compare School Performance

Government School Performance Tables

Key Stage 4

2019 (published January 2020)

Progress 8 -0.2 (England average -0.03, Local Authority average -0.24)

Attainment 8 44.1 (England average 44.7 (all schools) , Local authority average 42.8 )

Attainment 8 All
All 44.11
PP 36.59
U Band 54.91
M Band 39.83
L Band 20.48

5% of our students entered the English Baccalaureate (EBacc) gaining a provisional average point score 3.36

2018 (published January 2019)

Progress 8 -0.37 (England average -0.02, Local Authority average -0.26)

Attainment 8 44 (England average 46.5, Local authority average 41.9)

Attainment 8 All Female Male
All 43.85 46.5 41.7
PP 41.0 51.2 32.0
U Band 55.7 56.7 53.8
M Band 44.0 44.8 43.2
L Band 30.9 34.3 26.9
EAL 47.7 53.6 42.9

5.3% of our students entered the English Baccalaureate (EBacc) gaining a provisional average point score 3.38

School Physicist of the Year (SPotY) Awards 2018

Molly received her SPotY award from Barbara Grundy, Ogden Trust Consultant, “Molly deserves this award for her perseverance in Physics. Molly has improved tremendously throughout the year and is dedicated to perfecting her understanding. Molly’s story demonstrates that if you work hard and challenge yourself, you will be successful in your achievements”. Ogden Trust celebrating science

  

Academic Success through Ceramics Apprenticeship

Former SMWCA student Molly McGlynn is a great example of how taking a different route can lead to career and academic success. Molly studied A levels here before embarking on a design apprenticeship at Royal Stafford in Burslem, and going on the become Apprentice of the Year in Stoke on Trent. Molly has since been promoted to become a Product Developer, working with all sorts of clients, including some that require a low public profile about the work they commission!