Student Success

 2018

English & Maths Grade 4+  61%

English & Maths Grade 5+  34%

 

2017

English & Maths Grade 4+  63%

English & Maths Grade 5+  43%

2016

English & Maths Grade A*-C   75%

English & Maths Grade A*-B   41.5%

 

Destinations

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

(Data published in January 2019 for pupils who completed Key Stage 4 in 2016 which is the most recent data available)

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))

2017

97.9% of students completed their main study programme

(Local authority average 94.4% England average 95.3%)

Academic Qualifications

Progress score -0.33

Average A Level result grade C (29.36 points)

(Stoke-on-Trent state-funded schools and colleges average grade C (28.99 points) England average C+ (32.73 points))

Applied General Qualifications (such as BTECS)

Progress score 0.38

Average result Distinction* (44.44 points)

(Stoke-on-Trent state-funded schools and colleges average Distinction+ (36.67 points) and England average Distinction (35.73))

2016

74% of our 6th Form students went to further or higher UK education institutions, 7% apprenticeships, non sustained education or apprenticeships 5% , 14% destination unknown/work (data made available January 2019)

St Margaret Ward School Performance Tables

Compare School Performance

Government School Performance Tables

Key Stage 4

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)

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

2017 (published January 2018)

Progress 8 +0.07

Attainment 8 48.5 points (England average 44.6, Local authority average 43.3)

11% of our students entered the EBacc, 8% or our students achieved the EBacc

2016 (published January 2017)

Progress 8 +0.32

Attainment 8 55 points (England average 44.2, Local authority average 42.9 )

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!