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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 554 496 - 671
School phase Secondary Secondary
Urban / rural location Urban and city Urban and city
Percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals 32.3% 16.3% - 48.3%
Pupils with special educational needs who have statements or education and health care plans 0.9% 0% - 8.9%
Pupils with English as an additional language 15.2% 3.2% - 27.2%
Within your local authority - No
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The data below is from the latest year available. For maintained schools this is 2020 - 2021, academies from 2020 / 2021

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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 2020 - 2021, academies from 2020 / 2021
Comparison schools
School Pupils Phase of education Ofsted rating Key stage 2 progress Progress 8
Parkside Community School
Boythorpe Avenue, Boythorpe, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 2NS
496 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 06 April 2017
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.59
Well above average
Progress 8 score
Wetherby High School
Hallfield Lane, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, LS22 6JS
598 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 17 January 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.16
Average
Progress 8 score
The King's CofE (VA) School
First Avenue, Kidsgrove, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST7 1DP
654 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 08 November 2017
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.16
Average
Progress 8 score
St Joseph's Catholic School
Church Road, Laverstock, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1QY
572 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 17 January 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.17
Average
Progress 8 score
Fearnhill School
Icknield Way West, Letchworth, Hertfordshire, SG6 4BA
503 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 13 February 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.25
Average
Progress 8 score
Fernhill School
Neville Duke Road, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 9BY
622 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 19 September 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.47
Below average
Progress 8 score
King Edward VI High School
Westway, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST17 9YJ
628 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 04 July 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.61
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Cranbourne
Wessex Close, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 3NP
535 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 14 July 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.64
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Blacon High School, A Specialist Sports College
Melbourne Road, Blacon, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 5JH
671 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 20 October 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.67
Well below average
Progress 8 score
The Archbishop's School
St Stephens Hill, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7AP
587 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 05 February 2020
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.68
Well below average
Progress 8 score
St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School
Grangeway, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 5YH
545 pupils Secondary phase 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 27 November 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.71
Well below average
Progress 8 score
St John Henry Newman Catholic School
Scalegate Road, Carlisle, CA2 4NL
547 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 31 January 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.74
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Rhyddings index school
Haworth Street, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 3EA
554 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 20 June 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.83
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Warblington School
Southleigh Road, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 2RR
557 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 04 May 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.89
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Earl Mortimer College and Sixth Form Centre
South Street, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 8JJ
535 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 11 October 2017
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.89
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Parkside Community School
Address Boythorpe Avenue, Boythorpe, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 2NS
Pupils 496 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 06 April 2017
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.59 Well above average Progress 8 score
School name Wetherby High School
Address Hallfield Lane, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, LS22 6JS
Pupils 598 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 17 January 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.16 Average Progress 8 score
School name The King's CofE (VA) School
Address First Avenue, Kidsgrove, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST7 1DP
Pupils 654 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 08 November 2017
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.16 Average Progress 8 score
School name St Joseph's Catholic School
Address Church Road, Laverstock, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1QY
Pupils 572 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 17 January 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.17 Average Progress 8 score
School name Fearnhill School
Address Icknield Way West, Letchworth, Hertfordshire, SG6 4BA
Pupils 503 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 13 February 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.25 Average Progress 8 score
School name Fernhill School
Address Neville Duke Road, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 9BY
Pupils 622 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 19 September 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.47 Below average Progress 8 score
School name King Edward VI High School
Address Westway, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST17 9YJ
Pupils 628 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 04 July 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.61 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Cranbourne
Address Wessex Close, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 3NP
Pupils 535 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 14 July 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.64 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Blacon High School, A Specialist Sports College
Address Melbourne Road, Blacon, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 5JH
Pupils 671 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 20 October 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.67 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name The Archbishop's School
Address St Stephens Hill, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7AP
Pupils 587 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 05 February 2020
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.68 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School
Address Grangeway, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 5YH
Pupils 545 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 27 November 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.71 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name St John Henry Newman Catholic School
Address Scalegate Road, Carlisle, CA2 4NL
Pupils 547 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 31 January 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.74 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Rhyddings index school
Address Haworth Street, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 3EA
Pupils 554 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 20 June 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.83 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Warblington School
Address Southleigh Road, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 2RR
Pupils 557 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 04 May 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.89 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Earl Mortimer College and Sixth Form Centre
Address South Street, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 8JJ
Pupils 535 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 11 October 2017
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.89 Well below average Progress 8 score
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