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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 1397 1256 - 1551
School phase Secondary Secondary
Urban / rural location Urban and city Urban and city
Percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals 9.2% 7.2% - 11.2%
Pupils with special educational needs who have statements or education and health care plans 2.1% 0.1% - 4.1%
Pupils with English as an additional language 1.9% 0% - 3.9%
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

More about special facilities total

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
Beacon Academy
North Beeches Road, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6 2AS
1592 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 08 December 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.97
Well above average
Progress 8 score
Vandyke Upper School
Vandyke Road, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 3DY
1503 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 May 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.49
Progress 8 score
The King Edward VI School
Cottingwood Lane, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 1DN
1426 pupils Secondary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 01 May 2014
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.45
Progress 8 score
Christleton High School
Village Road, Christleton, Chester, Cheshire, CH3 7AD
1393 pupils Secondary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 06 November 2014
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.36
Above average
Progress 8 score
The Petersfield School
Cranford Road, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU32 3LU
1400 pupils Secondary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 01 November 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.30
Above average
Progress 8 score
Wellsway School
Chandag Road, Keynsham, Bristol, BS31 1PH
1326 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 12 June 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.30
Above average
Progress 8 score
Congleton High School
Box Lane, Congleton, Cheshire, CW12 4NS
1275 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 February 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.22
Above average
Progress 8 score
The Stanway School index school
Winstree Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO3 0QA
1401 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 07 June 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.13
Average
Progress 8 score
Accrington St Christopher's Church of England High School
Queen's Road West, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 4AY
1272 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 16 March 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.08
Average
Progress 8 score
Highcliffe School
Parkside, Highcliffe, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 4QD
1513 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 28 June 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.06
Average
Progress 8 score
Hardenhuish School
Hardenhuish Lane, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14 6RJ
1531 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 01 November 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.02
Average
Progress 8 score
Brine Leas School
Audlem Road, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 7DY
1431 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 19 May 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.01
Average
Progress 8 score
South Bromsgrove High
Charford Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B60 3NL
1334 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 19 April 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.04
Progress 8 score
Shenfield High School
Alexander Lane, Shenfield, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 8RY
1535 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
William de Ferrers School
Trinity Square, South Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 5JU
1246 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 05 December 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.57
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Beacon Academy
Address North Beeches Road, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6 2AS
Pupils 1592 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 08 December 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.97 Well above average Progress 8 score
School name Vandyke Upper School
Address Vandyke Road, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 3DY
Pupils 1503 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 May 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.49 Progress 8 score
School name The King Edward VI School
Address Cottingwood Lane, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 1DN
Pupils 1426 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 01 May 2014
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.45 Progress 8 score
School name Christleton High School
Address Village Road, Christleton, Chester, Cheshire, CH3 7AD
Pupils 1393 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 06 November 2014
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.36 Above average Progress 8 score
School name The Petersfield School
Address Cranford Road, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU32 3LU
Pupils 1400 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 01 November 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.30 Above average Progress 8 score
School name Wellsway School
Address Chandag Road, Keynsham, Bristol, BS31 1PH
Pupils 1326 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 12 June 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.30 Above average Progress 8 score
School name Congleton High School
Address Box Lane, Congleton, Cheshire, CW12 4NS
Pupils 1275 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 February 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.22 Above average Progress 8 score
School name The Stanway School index school
Address Winstree Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO3 0QA
Pupils 1401 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 07 June 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.13 Average Progress 8 score
School name Accrington St Christopher's Church of England High School
Address Queen's Road West, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 4AY
Pupils 1272 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 16 March 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.08 Average Progress 8 score
School name Highcliffe School
Address Parkside, Highcliffe, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 4QD
Pupils 1513 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 28 June 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.06 Average Progress 8 score
School name Hardenhuish School
Address Hardenhuish Lane, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14 6RJ
Pupils 1531 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 01 November 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.02 Average Progress 8 score
School name Brine Leas School
Address Audlem Road, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 7DY
Pupils 1431 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
-0.01 Average Progress 8 score
School name South Bromsgrove High
Address Charford Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B60 3NL
Pupils 1334 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 19 April 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.04 Progress 8 score
School name Shenfield High School
Address Alexander Lane, Shenfield, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 8RY
Pupils 1535 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 William de Ferrers School
Address Trinity Square, South Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 5JU
Pupils 1246 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 05 December 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.57 Well below average Progress 8 score
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