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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 Academy Academies
Number of pupils 1502 1194 - 1606
School phase Secondary Secondary
Urban / rural location Conurbation Conurbation
Percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals 35.8% 25.8% - 45.8%
Pupils with special educational needs who have statements or education and health care plans 2.2% 0% - 12.2%
Pupils with English as an additional language 25% 15% - 35%
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

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
Riverside School
Renwick Road, Barking, Essex, IG11 0FU
1266 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 24 January 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.91
Well above average
Progress 8 score
Heath Park
Prestwood Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV11 1RD
1179 pupils Secondary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 27 February 2014
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.57
Well above average
Progress 8 score
Sacred Heart Catholic High School
Fenham Hall Drive, Fenham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE4 9YH
1423 pupils Secondary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 13 November 2013
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.45
Above average
Progress 8 score
Cockburn School
Parkside, Gipsy Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS11 5TT
1255 pupils Secondary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 16 February 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.12
Average
Progress 8 score
Co-op Academy Manchester
Plant Hill Road, Higher Blackley, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M9 0WQ
1588 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 14 February 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.06
Average
Progress 8 score
King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy
Sheldon Heath Road, Sheldon, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 2RZ
1182 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 20 June 2017
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.17
Average
Progress 8 score
Beckfoot Thornton
Leaventhorpe Lane, Thornton, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD13 3BH
1430 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 18 September 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.31
Below average
Progress 8 score
Harper Green School
Harper Green Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0DH
1259 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 05 February 2020
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.42
Below average
Progress 8 score
City of London Academy (Southwark) index school
240 Lynton Road, London, SE1 5LA
1552 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 24 November 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.47
Below average
Progress 8 score
Great Academy Ashton
Broadoak Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 8RF
1297 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 26 June 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.51
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Fortis Academy
Aldridge Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 8NU
1520 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 27 November 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.52
Well below average
Progress 8 score
King Henry School
Avenue Road, Erith, Kent, DA8 3BN
1537 pupils Secondary phase 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 05 May 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.82
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Q3 Academy Tipton
Alexandra Road, Tipton, West Midlands, DY4 7NR
1494 pupils Secondary phase Not rated ofsted rating
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Ellis Guilford School
Bar Lane, Basford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG6 0HT
1315 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 23 September 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Archbishop Ilsley Catholic School
Victoria Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B27 7XY
1161 pupils Secondary phase Not rated ofsted rating
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Riverside School
Address Renwick Road, Barking, Essex, IG11 0FU
Pupils 1266 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 24 January 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.91 Well above average Progress 8 score
School name Heath Park
Address Prestwood Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV11 1RD
Pupils 1179 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 27 February 2014
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.57 Well above average Progress 8 score
School name Sacred Heart Catholic High School
Address Fenham Hall Drive, Fenham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE4 9YH
Pupils 1423 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 13 November 2013
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.45 Above average Progress 8 score
School name Cockburn School
Address Parkside, Gipsy Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS11 5TT
Pupils 1255 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 16 February 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.12 Average Progress 8 score
School name Co-op Academy Manchester
Address Plant Hill Road, Higher Blackley, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M9 0WQ
Pupils 1588 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 14 February 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.06 Average Progress 8 score
School name King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy
Address Sheldon Heath Road, Sheldon, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 2RZ
Pupils 1182 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 20 June 2017
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.17 Average Progress 8 score
School name Beckfoot Thornton
Address Leaventhorpe Lane, Thornton, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD13 3BH
Pupils 1430 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 18 September 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.31 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Harper Green School
Address Harper Green Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0DH
Pupils 1259 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
-0.42 Below average Progress 8 score
School name City of London Academy (Southwark) index school
Address 240 Lynton Road, London, SE1 5LA
Pupils 1552 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
-0.47 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Great Academy Ashton
Address Broadoak Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 8RF
Pupils 1297 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 26 June 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.51 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Fortis Academy
Address Aldridge Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 8NU
Pupils 1520 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 27 November 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.52 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name King Henry School
Address Avenue Road, Erith, Kent, DA8 3BN
Pupils 1537 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 05 May 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.82 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Q3 Academy Tipton
Address Alexandra Road, Tipton, West Midlands, DY4 7NR
Pupils 1494 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating Not rated ofsted rating
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Ellis Guilford School
Address Bar Lane, Basford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG6 0HT
Pupils 1315 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 23 September 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Archbishop Ilsley Catholic School
Address Victoria Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B27 7XY
Pupils 1161 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating Not rated ofsted rating
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
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