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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 619 514 - 718
School phase Secondary Secondary
Urban / rural location Conurbation Conurbation
Percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals 53.5% 33.5% - 73.5%
Pupils with special educational needs who have statements or education and health care plans 6.9% 0% - 16.9%
Pupils with English as an additional language 10.5% 0% - 25.5%
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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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 2021 - 2022, academies from 2020 / 2021
Comparison schools
School Pupils Phase of education Ofsted rating Key stage 2 progress Progress 8
Orchard Park High School
Orchard Way, Shirley, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 7NJ
659 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 19 September 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.18
Average
Progress 8 score
Harris Academy Orpington
Tintagel Road, Orpington, Kent, BR5 4LG
619 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 26 June 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.05
Average
Progress 8 score
Birkenhead Park School
Park Road South, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH43 4UY
732 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 13 November 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.40
Below average
Progress 8 score
Meridian High School index school
Fairchildes Avenue, New Addington, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 0AH
600 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 25 April 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.44
Below average
Progress 8 score
Thornhill Academy
Thornholme Road, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR2 7NA
583 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 09 March 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.53
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Washington Academy
Spout Lane, Washington, Tyne and Wear, NE37 2AA
629 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 24 June 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.56
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Litherland High School
Sterrix Lane, Litherland, Liverpool, Merseyside, L21 0DB
646 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 26 January 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.64
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Farringdon Community Academy
Allendale Road, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR3 3EL
677 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 04 April 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.70
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Hillside High School
Breeze Hill, Bootle, Merseyside, L20 9NU
648 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 30 June 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.72
Well below average
Progress 8 score
David Nieper Academy
Grange Street, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7JA
679 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 22 May 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.76
Well below average
Progress 8 score
John Smeaton Academy
Smeaton Approach, Barwick Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS15 8TA
702 pupils Secondary phase 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 16 January 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.09
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Kemnal Technology College
Sevenoaks Way, Sidcup, Kent, DA14 5AA
583 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 22 June 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.12
Well below average
Progress 8 score
The Laurel Academy
Maple Road, Mexborough, South Yorkshire, S64 9SD
644 pupils Secondary phase Not rated ofsted rating
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Dean Trust Rose Bridge
Holt Street, Ince, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN1 3HD
672 pupils Secondary phase Not rated ofsted rating
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Brownhills Ormiston Academy
Deakin Avenue, Brownhills, Walsall, West Midlands, WS8 7QG
699 pupils Secondary phase Not rated ofsted rating
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Orchard Park High School
Address Orchard Way, Shirley, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 7NJ
Pupils 659 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 19 September 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.18 Average Progress 8 score
School name Harris Academy Orpington
Address Tintagel Road, Orpington, Kent, BR5 4LG
Pupils 619 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
-0.05 Average Progress 8 score
School name Birkenhead Park School
Address Park Road South, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH43 4UY
Pupils 732 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 13 November 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.40 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Meridian High School index school
Address Fairchildes Avenue, New Addington, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 0AH
Pupils 600 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 25 April 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.44 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Thornhill Academy
Address Thornholme Road, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR2 7NA
Pupils 583 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 09 March 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.53 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Washington Academy
Address Spout Lane, Washington, Tyne and Wear, NE37 2AA
Pupils 629 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 24 June 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.56 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Litherland High School
Address Sterrix Lane, Litherland, Liverpool, Merseyside, L21 0DB
Pupils 646 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 26 January 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.64 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Farringdon Community Academy
Address Allendale Road, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR3 3EL
Pupils 677 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 04 April 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.70 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Hillside High School
Address Breeze Hill, Bootle, Merseyside, L20 9NU
Pupils 648 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 30 June 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.72 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name David Nieper Academy
Address Grange Street, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7JA
Pupils 679 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
-0.76 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name John Smeaton Academy
Address Smeaton Approach, Barwick Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS15 8TA
Pupils 702 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 16 January 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.09 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Kemnal Technology College
Address Sevenoaks Way, Sidcup, Kent, DA14 5AA
Pupils 583 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 22 June 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.12 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name The Laurel Academy
Address Maple Road, Mexborough, South Yorkshire, S64 9SD
Pupils 644 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 Dean Trust Rose Bridge
Address Holt Street, Ince, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN1 3HD
Pupils 672 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 Brownhills Ormiston Academy
Address Deakin Avenue, Brownhills, Walsall, West Midlands, WS8 7QG
Pupils 699 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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