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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 1637 1461 - 1820
School phase Secondary Secondary
Urban / rural location Urban and city Urban and city
Percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals 12.3% 10.3% - 14.3%
Pupils with special educational needs who have statements or education and health care plans 2.7% 0.7% - 4.7%
Pupils with English as an additional language 5.4% 3.4% - 7.4%
Within your local authority - No
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The data below is from the latest year available. For maintained schools this is 2022 - 2023, academies from 2021 / 2022

Total expenditure

Staff total

Premises total

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Occupation total

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These are costs associated with occupying the school building. They include energy, water, sewerage, rates, insurance, and catering.
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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 2022 - 2023, academies from 2021 / 2022
Comparison schools
School Pupils Phase of education Ofsted rating Key stage 2 progress Progress 8
Churchdown School
Winston Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL3 2RB
1462 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 November 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.42
Above average
Progress 8 score
Twynham School
Sopers Lane, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1JF
1820 pupils Secondary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 26 April 2013
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.19
Above average
Progress 8 score
Plymstock School index school
Church Road, Plymstock, Plymouth, Devon, PL9 9AZ
1637 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 07 November 2017
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.16
Average
Progress 8 score
Kingdown School
Woodcock Road, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 9DR
1538 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 02 November 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.14
Average
Progress 8 score
The Blue School
Kennion Road, Wells, Somerset, BA5 2NR
1500 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 18 October 2017
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.13
Average
Progress 8 score
The Knights Templar School
Park Street, Baldock, Hertfordshire, SG7 6DZ
1461 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 13 September 2017
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.12
Average
Progress 8 score
Collingwood College
Kingston Road, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 4AE
1669 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 11 May 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.06
Average
Progress 8 score
King Alfred's
Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BY
1646 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 09 March 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.00
Average
Progress 8 score
Belfairs Academy
Highlands Boulevard, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 3TG
1587 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 24 November 2016
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.04
Average
Progress 8 score
Sheldon School
Hardenhuish Lane, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14 6HJ
1619 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 06 June 2017
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.07
Average
Progress 8 score
Priory Community School
Queensway, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, BS22 6BP
1480 pupils Secondary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 07 November 2014
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.13
Average
Progress 8 score
The Appleton School
Croft Road, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 5RN
1598 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 13 February 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.15
Average
Progress 8 score
Shenfield High School
Alexander Lane, Shenfield, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 8RY
1543 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 14 November 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.22
Below average
Progress 8 score
Trinity School
Strand Road, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 1JB
1695 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 12 May 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.58
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Chellaston Academy
Swarkestone Road, Derby, DE73 5UB
1744 pupils Secondary phase 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 18 May 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Churchdown School
Address Winston Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL3 2RB
Pupils 1462 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 November 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.42 Above average Progress 8 score
School name Twynham School
Address Sopers Lane, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1JF
Pupils 1820 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 26 April 2013
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.19 Above average Progress 8 score
School name Plymstock School index school
Address Church Road, Plymstock, Plymouth, Devon, PL9 9AZ
Pupils 1637 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 07 November 2017
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.16 Average Progress 8 score
School name Kingdown School
Address Woodcock Road, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 9DR
Pupils 1538 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 02 November 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.14 Average Progress 8 score
School name The Blue School
Address Kennion Road, Wells, Somerset, BA5 2NR
Pupils 1500 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 18 October 2017
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.13 Average Progress 8 score
School name The Knights Templar School
Address Park Street, Baldock, Hertfordshire, SG7 6DZ
Pupils 1461 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 13 September 2017
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.12 Average Progress 8 score
School name Collingwood College
Address Kingston Road, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 4AE
Pupils 1669 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 11 May 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.06 Average Progress 8 score
School name King Alfred's
Address Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BY
Pupils 1646 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 09 March 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.00 Average Progress 8 score
School name Belfairs Academy
Address Highlands Boulevard, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 3TG
Pupils 1587 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 24 November 2016
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.04 Average Progress 8 score
School name Sheldon School
Address Hardenhuish Lane, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14 6HJ
Pupils 1619 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 06 June 2017
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.07 Average Progress 8 score
School name Priory Community School
Address Queensway, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, BS22 6BP
Pupils 1480 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 07 November 2014
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.13 Average Progress 8 score
School name The Appleton School
Address Croft Road, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 5RN
Pupils 1598 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 13 February 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.15 Average Progress 8 score
School name Shenfield High School
Address Alexander Lane, Shenfield, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 8RY
Pupils 1543 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 14 November 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.22 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Trinity School
Address Strand Road, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 1JB
Pupils 1695 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 12 May 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.58 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Chellaston Academy
Address Swarkestone Road, Derby, DE73 5UB
Pupils 1744 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 18 May 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
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