KS4 2017 Examination Results

61% of our pupils have achieved good GCSE passes in English and Maths, this is the highest it has ever been.

More of our pupils have gained 5 plus GCSEs, and as a consequence more are progressing into their first choice post 16 courses. 

Whole Cohort Actual Results
Progress 8 -0.77
Attainment 8 40
Strong Pass Maths & English 29%
Pass Maths & English 61%
% Entered for EBacc 67%
Strong Pass EBacc 15%
Pass EBacc 16%


KS5 2017 Examination Results

 Subject Progress
 English  +0.14
 Mathematics  +0.17

 Qualification Progress
 A Level  +0.25
 Vocational  +0.50


Key Points:

  • Average results for A level students was C-
  • 84% of students progressed onto either further education or employment.
  • Number of students enrolled to study mainly A levels 86.4%


KS4 2016 Examination Results

  • There was a 10% improvement on GCSE Attainment with 45% students achieving 5 A* to C GCSEs including English and Maths.
  • Due to a negative progress 8 score the academy is working incredibly hard to rectify this for summer 2017.
  • There has been a significant improvement in A* to B grades, which was particularly evident Science.
  • Students do particularly well in GCSE Art & Design, Performing Arts and PE.
Whole Cohort Actual Results
Progress 8 -0.85
Attainment 8 42.06
C+ Maths & English 46.47%
B+ Maths & English 27.65%
5 A* - C Maths & English 45.29%
EBAC 26.46%


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Rushden Academy

Rushden Academy

01933 350391


KS3 Head of Years

Head of Year 7 - Mrs K Monkman

Head of Year 8 - Mr C Smith

KS4 Head of Years

Head of Year 9 - Mrs S Finney

Head of Year 10 - Mr S Harris

Head of Year 11 - Mrs A Gurnham

KS5 Head of Year

Head of Year 12 & 13 - Mr P Chapman

Deputy Head of Year 12 & 13 - Mrs A Owen

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Rushden Academy

Hayway, Rushden, Northamptonshire. NN10 6AG
Tel: 01933 350391
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