School exams and qualifications outcomes 2020-2021


We are very proud to announce that one of our learners has achieved a Grade 4 GCSE in Mathematics, since the school opened as an independent exam centre.

GCSE Mathematics – Grade 4 x one pass

Functional skills exams

We have been successful in functional skills exams last spring and, in total, we have had 13 passes at Entry level.

March 2021

Maths – Entry 1 calculator x 3 passes

Maths – Entry 2 x 3 passes

English – Entry 1 Reading x 2 passes

English – Entry 1 Writing x 1 pass

English – Entry 2 Reading x 2 passes

English – Entry 2 Writing x 2 pass

Learners will sit further functional skills exams in summer term 2022.

Accelerated reading

During the Autumn term 2021, great progress was made through the accelerated reader scheme.

English – Reading ages x 15 learners

English – Spelling ages x 21 learners

IEP data at the School

Looking at the individual education plan (IEP) data, across the whole school, learners are just above the expected level / percentage of 38% at a third of the way through the year (December 2021).

AQA Unit awards

Our children and young people have done fantastically well, and they have achieved 87 AQA awards, covering a wide range of topics/activities. These awards range from entry to level 2.


There have been two ASDAN qualifications achieved to-date, and many more in progress.


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