Exam Performance

The Carlton Academy is delighted with the progress we have made in the last three years. In summer 2017, we secured the best results we have ever achieved, and were pleased to see the impact of our focused work leading to further success for our students.

GCSE Results

In summer 2017 - using the new measures, we achieved:

  • 60% of students achieved a grade 4 or above in English and Maths
  • 36% of students achieved a grade 5 or above in English and Maths
  • The Progress 8 score for the school was +0.12 with a national avderage of 0

In summer 2016, under the old measures, we achieved:

  • 5+ GCSEs and equivalent including English and Maths - 68% - this is a rise of 4% on 2015 and 13% from 2014
  • 84% of our students achieved an A*-C in Maths
  • 78% of our students achieved an A*-C in English
  • 70% of our students achieved the Basics Measure (A*-C in Maths and English) 
  • 23% of our students achieved EBacc (In-line with National Average)
  • The gap between students eligible for the Pupil Premium and those not remained narrow with both positive in terms of progress across 8 subjects - further information on these outcomes for previous years are available on our Pupil Premium page
  • Attainment 8 is 52.32
  • Progress 8 is +0.21

Year 13 - A Level Outcomes

In summer 2016, we achieved 

  • Pass rate of 100% for A level courses
  • 45.8% of our grades were A*-B - a rise of 18.6% on the previous year
  • 25.4% of our grades were A*-A - a rise of 17.8% on the previous year
  • 15.3% of our grades were A* - a rise of 13.1% on the previous year


External performance data tables

The Department for Education provides various sets of external data for parents to look at. Please take care when looking at these as they can show data for results prior to the latest sets of results and can use different headline figures from time to time. Please click the link you wish to use below: