Whickham School and Sports College


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About Whickham School and Sports College

Whickham School and Sports College is a Academy school located in Newcastle Upon Tyne. The Headteacher is Steve Haigh.

Contact Information

Whickham School and Sports College Burnthouse Lane, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE16 5AR
0191 496 0026
0191 488 0968

Other Info

  • Type: Academy
  • OFSTED: Requires Improvement.
  • Rating: -
  • Headteacher: Mr Steve Haigh
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • Boys/Girls: 821 / 803
  • Total on roll: 1624

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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 12/01/2016
Overall Effectiveness Requires Improvement

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

Subject name 2015 2014 2013
English 80% 56% 75%
Maths 59% 69% 81%
Science (Double Award) 83% 78% 87%
Humanities 63% 64% 67%
Languages 52% 64% 72%
% achieving 5 or more GCSEs 58% 51% 69%
Average GCSE Grade C+ C B
Value Added Score 990.6 985.2 1011.3

A-Level Results

Year % achieving 3 or more A Levels Average A Level Grade
2015 50% C+
2014 57% C-
2013 50% C-

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