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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 685 575 - 779
School phase Secondary Secondary
Urban / rural location Conurbation Conurbation
Percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals 42.8% 36.8% - 48.8%
Pupils with special educational needs who have statements or education and health care plans 1% 0% - 7%
Pupils with English as an additional language 4.7% 0% - 10.7%
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
Prenton High School for Girls
Hesketh Avenue, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH42 6RR
780 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 30 November 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
0.33
Above average
Progress 8 score
Harris Academy Orpington
Tintagel Road, Orpington, Kent, BR5 4LG
609 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 May 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.05
Average
Progress 8 score
Orchards Academy
St Mary's Road, Swanley, Kent, BR8 7TE
585 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 02 July 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.09
Average
Progress 8 score
Sandhill View Academy
Grindon Lane, Thorney Close, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR3 4EN
733 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 29 September 2021
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.42
Below average
Progress 8 score
Litherland High School
Sterrix Lane, Litherland, Liverpool, Merseyside, L21 0DB
684 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
666 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 11 January 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.70
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Dean Trust Wigan
Greenhey, Orrell, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN5 0DQ
791 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 18 October 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.72
Well below average
Progress 8 score
David Nieper Academy
Grange Street, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7JA
765 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 28 September 2022
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-0.76
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Kemnal Technology College
Sevenoaks Way, Sidcup, Kent, DA14 5AA
588 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
Saint Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic Academy index school
Cumber Lane, Whiston, Liverpool, Merseyside, L35 2XG
685 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
699 pupils Secondary phase 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 08 March 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Brownhills Ormiston Academy
Deakin Avenue, Brownhills, Walsall, West Midlands, WS8 7QG
714 pupils Secondary phase Not rated ofsted rating
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
John Smeaton Academy
Barwick Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS15 8TA
638 pupils Secondary phase Not rated ofsted rating
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
The Laurel Academy
Maple Road, Mexborough, South Yorkshire, S64 9SD
654 pupils Secondary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 23 February 2023
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
King Edward VI Northfield School for Girls
Turves Green, Northfield, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 4BP
749 pupils Secondary phase Not rated ofsted rating
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Prenton High School for Girls
Address Hesketh Avenue, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH42 6RR
Pupils 780 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 30 November 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
0.33 Above average Progress 8 score
School name Harris Academy Orpington
Address Tintagel Road, Orpington, Kent, BR5 4LG
Pupils 609 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 May 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.05 Average Progress 8 score
School name Orchards Academy
Address St Mary's Road, Swanley, Kent, BR8 7TE
Pupils 585 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 02 July 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.09 Average Progress 8 score
School name Sandhill View Academy
Address Grindon Lane, Thorney Close, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR3 4EN
Pupils 733 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 29 September 2021
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.42 Below average Progress 8 score
School name Litherland High School
Address Sterrix Lane, Litherland, Liverpool, Merseyside, L21 0DB
Pupils 684 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 666 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 11 January 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.70 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Dean Trust Wigan
Address Greenhey, Orrell, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN5 0DQ
Pupils 791 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 18 October 2023
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 765 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 28 September 2022
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-0.76 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Kemnal Technology College
Address Sevenoaks Way, Sidcup, Kent, DA14 5AA
Pupils 588 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 Saint Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic Academy index school
Address Cumber Lane, Whiston, Liverpool, Merseyside, L35 2XG
Pupils 685 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 699 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 3 Requires improvement ofsted rating
Inspected 08 March 2023
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 714 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 John Smeaton Academy
Address Barwick Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS15 8TA
Pupils 638 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 The Laurel Academy
Address Maple Road, Mexborough, South Yorkshire, S64 9SD
Pupils 654 pupils
Phase of education Secondary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 23 February 2023
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name King Edward VI Northfield School for Girls
Address Turves Green, Northfield, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 4BP
Pupils 749 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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