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Comparing  to schools matching your chosen characteristics.
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This benchmark was created using the following criteria.
Characteristic Default school value Comparison criteria
Finance type Maintained Maintained
Number of pupils 1537 1288 - 1659
School phase Secondary Secondary
Urban / rural location Conurbation Conurbation
Percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals 30.3% 12.3% - 48.3%
Pupils with special educational needs who have statements or education and health care plans 1.4% 0% - 10.4%
Pupils with English as an additional language 4.1% 0% - 17.6%
Within your local authority - No
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The data below is from the latest year available. For maintained schools this is 2021 - 2022, academies from 2020 / 2021

Total expenditure

Staff total

Premises total

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Occupation total

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Supplies and services total

Interest charges for loans and banking

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This includes:

  • interest paid on overdrafts and other liabilities

It excludes:

  • interest received

Community expenditure total

Special facilities total

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This includes:

  • swimming pools and sports centres
  • boarding provision
  • rural studies and farm units
  • payments by your school to another school for the benefit of pupils at the other school
  • pupil inter-site travel, eg moving between sites
  • expenses relating to before and after school clubs
  • delegated home to school transport
  • indirect employee expenses and agency staff expenses relating to a special facility
  • purchase of trading items for re-sale, eg school uniforms, books, stationery
  • donations paid by the school to a charity
  • community education with a benefit to the pupils at the school

It excludes:

  • staff costs associated with managing and supporting the special facility for directly employed staff
  • staff teaching in the special facility
  • school trips
  • residential special schools
  • any community-focused expenditure
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School context data

School name Local authority School type Number of pupils
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The data below is from the latest year available. For maintained schools this is 2021 - 2022, academies from 2020 / 2021
Comparison schools
School Pupils Phase of education Ofsted rating Key stage 2 progress Progress 8
Holmfirth High School
Heys Road, Thongsbridge, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, HD9 7SE
1296 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 09 February 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.25
Above average
Progress 8 score
Thornleigh Salesian College
Sharples Park, Astley Bridge, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 6PQ
1624 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 06 November 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.11
Average
Progress 8 score
Pudsey Grammar School
Mount Pleasant Road, Pudsey, West Yorkshire, LS28 7ND
1336 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 17 April 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.09
Average
Progress 8 score
Benton Park School
Harrogate Road, Rawdon, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS19 6LX
1496 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 10 October 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.05
Average
Progress 8 score
Cowley International College index school
Hard Lane, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 6PN
1537 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 24 November 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.01
Average
Progress 8 score
Kettlethorpe High School
Kettlethorpe Hall Drive, Standbridge Lane, Sandal, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 7EL
1659 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 June 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.03
Average
Progress 8 score
Stockport School
Mile End Lane, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 6BW
1288 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 11 December 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.08
Average
Progress 8 score
Calderstones School
Harthill Road, Allerton, Liverpool, Merseyside, L18 3HS
1546 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 22 May 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.22
Below average
Progress 8 score
Blessed John Henry Newman Roman Catholic College
Broadway, Chadderton, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL9 9QY
1502 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 09 January 2020
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.22
Below average
Progress 8 score
Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School
Honeysgreen Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside, L12 9HZ
1383 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 29 September 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.23
Below average
Progress 8 score
Turton School
Bromley Cross Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, Lancashire, BL7 9LT
1595 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 22 January 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.24
Below average
Progress 8 score
St Mary's Catholic High School
Manchester Road, Astley, Tyldesley, Manchester, M29 7EE
1590 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 April 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.27
Below average
Progress 8 score
The Deanery Church of England High School and Sixth Form College
Frog Lane, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1HQ
1422 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 19 May 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.38
Below average
Progress 8 score
Denton Community College
Taylor Lane, Denton, Manchester, Lancashire, M34 3NG
1378 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 November 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.44
Below average
Progress 8 score
Westhoughton High School
Bolton Road, Westhoughton, Bolton, Lancashire, BL5 3BZ
1304 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 17 November 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.50
Below average
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Holmfirth High School
Address Heys Road, Thongsbridge, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, HD9 7SE
Pupils 1296 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 09 February 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.25 Above average Progress 8 score
School name Thornleigh Salesian College
Address Sharples Park, Astley Bridge, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 6PQ
Pupils 1624 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 06 November 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.11 Average Progress 8 score
School name Pudsey Grammar School
Address Mount Pleasant Road, Pudsey, West Yorkshire, LS28 7ND
Pupils 1336 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 17 April 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.09 Average Progress 8 score
School name Benton Park School
Address Harrogate Road, Rawdon, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS19 6LX
Pupils 1496 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 10 October 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.05 Average Progress 8 score
School name Cowley International College index school
Address Hard Lane, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 6PN
Pupils 1537 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 24 November 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.01 Average Progress 8 score
School name Kettlethorpe High School
Address Kettlethorpe Hall Drive, Standbridge Lane, Sandal, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 7EL
Pupils 1659 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 June 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.03 Average Progress 8 score
School name Stockport School
Address Mile End Lane, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 6BW
Pupils 1288 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 11 December 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.08 Average Progress 8 score
School name Calderstones School
Address Harthill Road, Allerton, Liverpool, Merseyside, L18 3HS
Pupils 1546 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 22 May 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.22 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Blessed John Henry Newman Roman Catholic College
Address Broadway, Chadderton, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL9 9QY
Pupils 1502 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 09 January 2020
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.22 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School
Address Honeysgreen Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside, L12 9HZ
Pupils 1383 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 29 September 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.23 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Turton School
Address Bromley Cross Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, Lancashire, BL7 9LT
Pupils 1595 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 22 January 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.24 Below average Progress 8 score
School name St Mary's Catholic High School
Address Manchester Road, Astley, Tyldesley, Manchester, M29 7EE
Pupils 1590 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 April 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.27 Below average Progress 8 score
School name The Deanery Church of England High School and Sixth Form College
Address Frog Lane, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1HQ
Pupils 1422 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 19 May 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.38 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Denton Community College
Address Taylor Lane, Denton, Manchester, Lancashire, M34 3NG
Pupils 1378 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 November 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.44 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Westhoughton High School
Address Bolton Road, Westhoughton, Bolton, Lancashire, BL5 3BZ
Pupils 1304 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 17 November 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.50 Below average Progress 8 score
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