2022 Exam Results

Thanks to the hard work of the students and staff and the support of parents, most students at Kingdown School have achieved results to really be proud of at GCSE level in 2022.

This has enabled the majority of pupils to move on to their first choice in their next phase of education, either returning to Kingdown School Sixth Form, going to a college or beginning an apprenticeship.

Our headline figures include:

  • Our Progress 8 score was -0.15
  • Our Attainment 8 score was 47.5%  
  • 47.5% of students achieved a Grade 5 or above, in English and Maths
  • 34% of students were entered for EBacc 
  • Our EBacc Average Point Score was 4.18
  • 96% of students stayed in education or entered employment  

Staying in Education or Employment

At Kingdown School, 96% of students stayed in education or employment compared to 94% nationally

The breakdown of our Year 11 students is as follows:

  • Kingdown School 6th Form – 45%
  • Local 6th form – 10%
  • Local Colleges – 37%
  • Local Apprenticeships – 3%
  • Employment - 2%
  • Not in employment, education or training – 3%
  • Destination unknown – 1%

We are really proud of all of our former Year 11 pupils, and wish them the very best of luck as they embark on their next stage of education or training.