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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 235 198 - 282
School phase Secondary Secondary
Urban / rural location Town and fringe Rural and village, Town and fringe, Urban and city
Percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals 31.5% 11.5% - 51.5%
Pupils with special educational needs who have statements or education and health care plans 12.8% 0% - 27.8%
Pupils with English as an additional language 0.4% 0% - 10.4%
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

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
Cape Cornwall School index school
Cape Cornwall Street, St Just, Penzance, Cornwall, TR19 7JX
232 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 18 January 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.05
Average
Progress 8 score
Settlebeck School
Long Lane, Sedbergh, Cumbria, LA10 5AL
211 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 29 March 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.20
Average
Progress 8 score
Set Beccles School
Castle Hill, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 7BQ
288 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 09 May 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.21
Average
Progress 8 score
Lady Hawkins' School
Park View, Kington, Herefordshire, HR5 3AR
263 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 26 January 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.24
Average
Progress 8 score
Set Saxmundham School
Seaman Avenue, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1DZ
222 pupils Secondary phase 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 27 January 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.36
Below average
Progress 8 score
Charles Read Academy
Bourne Road, Corby Glen, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG33 4NT
272 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 February 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.43
Below average
Progress 8 score
SGS Forest High School
Causeway Road, Cinderford, Gloucestershire, GL14 2AZ
281 pupils Secondary phase 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 05 May 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.57
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Darwen Aldridge Enterprise Studio
Police Street, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 1AF
266 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 September 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.06
Progress 8 score
Engineering UTC Northern Lincolnshire
Carlton Street, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, DN15 6TA
251 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 28 June 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.13
Progress 8 score
UTC Warrington
Dallam Lane, Warrington, Cheshire, WA2 7NG
249 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 May 2019
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.47
Progress 8 score
Leigh Academy Rainham
Otterham Quay Lane, Rainham, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 8GS
405 pupils Secondary phase Not rated ofsted rating
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Waterfront UTC
South Side Three Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4FQ
267 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 11 January 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Kidsgrove Secondary School
Gloucester Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST7 4DL
295 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 19 April 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Ryecroft CofE Middle School
Ashbourne Road, Rocester, Staffordshire, ST14 5PB
193 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 September 2022
-0.03
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
St Joseph's Catholic Middle School, Hexham
Highford Lane, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 2DD
238 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 October 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Cape Cornwall School index school
Address Cape Cornwall Street, St Just, Penzance, Cornwall, TR19 7JX
Pupils 232 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 18 January 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.05 Average Progress 8 score
School name Settlebeck School
Address Long Lane, Sedbergh, Cumbria, LA10 5AL
Pupils 211 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 29 March 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.20 Average Progress 8 score
School name Set Beccles School
Address Castle Hill, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 7BQ
Pupils 288 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 09 May 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.21 Average Progress 8 score
School name Lady Hawkins' School
Address Park View, Kington, Herefordshire, HR5 3AR
Pupils 263 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 26 January 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.24 Average Progress 8 score
School name Set Saxmundham School
Address Seaman Avenue, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1DZ
Pupils 222 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 4 Inadequate ofsted rating
Inspected 27 January 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.36 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Charles Read Academy
Address Bourne Road, Corby Glen, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG33 4NT
Pupils 272 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 February 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.43 Below average Progress 8 score
School name SGS Forest High School
Address Causeway Road, Cinderford, Gloucestershire, GL14 2AZ
Pupils 281 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
-0.57 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Darwen Aldridge Enterprise Studio
Address Police Street, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 1AF
Pupils 266 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 September 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.06 Progress 8 score
School name Engineering UTC Northern Lincolnshire
Address Carlton Street, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, DN15 6TA
Pupils 251 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
-1.13 Progress 8 score
School name UTC Warrington
Address Dallam Lane, Warrington, Cheshire, WA2 7NG
Pupils 249 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 May 2019
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.47 Progress 8 score
School name Leigh Academy Rainham
Address Otterham Quay Lane, Rainham, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 8GS
Pupils 405 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 Waterfront UTC
Address South Side Three Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4FQ
Pupils 267 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 11 January 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Kidsgrove Secondary School
Address Gloucester Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST7 4DL
Pupils 295 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
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Ryecroft CofE Middle School
Address Ashbourne Road, Rocester, Staffordshire, ST14 5PB
Pupils 193 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 September 2022
Key stage 2 progress
-0.03 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name St Joseph's Catholic Middle School, Hexham
Address Highford Lane, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 2DD
Pupils 238 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 October 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
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