Bury St Edmunds County High School

Performance & Results

KS4 Performance Data

Progress 8-0.2
Average attainment 8 score per student50
% students achieving a strong pass (grade 5 or above) in English and Maths57
% students achieving a standard pass (grade 4 or above) in English and Maths75
% students entering the Ebacc73
Ebacc APS4.84
% staying in education or employment97

KS5 Performance Data

Results SchoolNational
Average ‘A’ level gradeC+ (31.83 points)C+ (34.01 points)
‘A’ level progress-0.210
Academic average gradeC+ (32.43 points)C+ (34.33 points)
Academic progress-0.170
Applied General average gradeMerit+ (27.18 points)Merit+ (28.91 points)
Applied General progress-0.320
Tech Level average gradeSUPP (less than 5 students)Merit+ (28.64 points)
Tech Level completion/attainmentSUPP0
This measure uses value added progress to show how well students have progressed when compared with students with the same prior attainment. The measure for attainment shows the average grade that students attain across the academy in their [Course and Course] eg. A level and BTEC level 3 studies.
SUPP – Suppressed as there are 5 or fewer students covered by the measure.

English & Maths

English & MathsNo of StudentsSchoolNational
English Progress1SUPP0.13
Maths Progress5SUPP0.08
This measure shows the progress of students in English and maths where they did not achieve at least a grade 4 at GCSE by the end of key stage 4.
NE – No entries: the school or college did not enter any students for the qualifications covered by the measure.
SUPP – Suppressed as there are 5 or fewer students covered by the measure.


‘A’ level course completion95.3%91.3%
Academic course completion95.3%91.3%
Applied General course completion100%87%
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KS5 Student Destinations91%79%
Students reaching the end of 16 to 18 study in 2020 and staying in education or employment for at least 2 terms after this. This is provisional data published in October 2022.

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