Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre


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About Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre

Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre is a Academy school located in Reading. The Headteacher is Rachel Cave.

Contact Information

Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre Surley Row, Emmer Green , Reading, Berkshire, RG4 8LR
0118 901 5800
0118 901 5801

Other Info

  • Type: Academy
  • OFSTED: Good.
  • Rating: -
  • Headteacher: Ms Rachel Cave
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • Boys/Girls: 650 / 663
  • Total on roll: 1313

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All attending pupils: National School Census Data 2015
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Academic Results

OFSTED Results

Detail Result
Last Inspection Date 30/04/2015
Overall Effectiveness Good

The table below shows the % of students achieving A* - C Grades in each subject

Subject name 2015 2014 2013
English 76% 75% 66%
Maths 79% 82% 78%
Science (Double Award) 69% 88% 85%
Humanities 59% 76% 68%
Languages 76% 62% 67%
% achieving 5 or more GCSEs 61% 68% 56%
Average GCSE Grade C+ C+ B-
Value Added Score 1010.8 1015.8 995.7

A-Level Results

Year % achieving 3 or more A Levels Average A Level Grade
2015 91% C
2014 74% C-
2013 89% C-

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