Results and performance

For our summer 2018 GCSE results blog please read 'GCSE results hit record levels'.

For our summer 2018 A level results blog please read 'A great set of A level results'.

For further details of GCSE exam results 2016 or for GCSE exam results 2017.

For further details of A level exam results 2016 or for A level exam results 2017.

GCSE results

We were delighted to secure another excellent set of GCSE results this year. The table below shows the improvement in two key 'headline' figures over the last three years.

Headline figures 2017 2018
Attainment 8 54.9 57.46
Progress 8 +0.48 +0.68

For more information about Attainment 8 and Progress 8 from the Department for Education please click here.

2018 Key stage 4 results

GCSE results St Bede's
Progress 8 score +0.68
Attainment 8 score 57.46
% of pupils achieving a strong pass in English and mathematics (grade 5 or above) 66.9%
% of pupils achieving a standard pass in English and mathematics (grade 4 or above) 84%
% of pupils achieving a strong pass in the English Baccalaureate (grade 5 or above in English/maths and grade C or above) 34%
% of pupils achieve a standard pass in English Baccalaureate (grade 4 or above) 50%
Student 'destinations' (the percentage of students who continue in education or training, or move on to employment at the end of 16 to 19 study) 97%

For the GCSE option subject results - June 2017, please click here.

All students study English language, English literature, maths and RE to GCSE. In addition, approximately 90 pupils per year take the three separate sciences whilst others take a double science qualification. The majority of students also study history, geography and at least one of the three modern foreign languages. In total, students at St Bede's take 10, 11 or 12 GCSEs.

A level results

Pupils and staff at St Bede's were celebrating after the release of another set of excellent A level results. With over half (54%) of the A2 exams graded A*, A or B, most students will be heading off to their first choice university this autumn. The school maintained its reputation for academic excellence, with 81% achieving A*-C grades. The overall pass rate was 100%.

2017 Key stage 5 (16 to 18) results

A level results St Bede's
Surrey LEA National
Progress score +0.04 n/a 0.00
Average grade

(33.33 points)

(32.78 points)
(32.39 points)
Progress in English n/a n/a n/a
Progress in maths 0.78 -0.03 0
Retention (available March 2018)      
Destinations (staying in education
or employment for at least two terms
after 16 to 18 study)
95% 90% 89%

For further information, please see the DfE school and college performance tables, or click here

Title Date  
A level results summer 2018 2nd Oct 2018 Download