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RESULTS 2016

Thornton College pupils consistently achieve outstanding academic results, regularly featuring among the top non-selective schools in the UK.  

 

A*

A

B

C

D

% A*/A

% A*/B

Art

42.9

42.9

14.2

0

0

85.8

100

Biology

18.8

37.5

37.5

6.2

0

56.3

93.8

Chemistry

12.5

43.8

31.3

12.5

0

56.3

87.6

Dance

-

25

-

25

50

25

25

Design Technology

28.6

71.4

-

-

-

100

100

English Language

33.3

31

26.2

9.5

-

64.3

90.5

English Literature

26.8

31.7

31.7

9.8

-

58.5

90.2

French

5.6

27.8

38.9

27.8

-

33.4

72.3

Further Maths

42.9

42.9

14.2

-

-

85.8

100

Geography

9

45.5

27.3

18.2

-

54.5

81.8

History

3.2

77.4

16.1

3.2

-

80.6

97.6

ICT

-

-

100

-

-

-

100

Mathematics

19

23.8

23.8

28.6

4.8

42.8

66.6

Music

-

50

50

-

-

50

100

Textiles

60

20

20

-

-

80

100

PE

66.6

-

33.3

-

-

66.6

100

Physics

18.8

50

12.5

18.8

 

68.8

81.3

Psychology

-

-

100

-

-

-

100

RE

16.6

42.9

28.4

11.9

 

59.5

87.9

Additional Science

-

15.4

53.8

23

7.7

15.4

92.2

Further Additional Science

-

50

50

-

-

50

100

Spanish

11.1

11.1

22.2

50

5.6

22.2

44.4

Statistics

-

27.3

54.5

18.2

-

27.3

81.8

 

RESULTS 2015

 

Thornton A*-C 2015

National A*-C

% Thornton Above National Average 2015

Thornton A*-A 2015

National A*-A

% Thornton Above National Average

Art

94.7

82.5

12.2

42.1

27.8

14.3

ICT

91.7

60.9

30.8

50

13.6

36.4

Music

100

77.8

22.2

18.2

31.9

-13.7

Textiles

100

82.5

17.5

50

27.8

22.2

Biology

100

91.9

8.1

75

46.3

28.7

Chemistry

100

92.3

7.7

75

46.5

28.5

Physics

100

92.1

7.9

75

43.4

31.6

Design Technology

100

71.7

28.3

71.4

25.9

45.5

English Language

96.6

72.8

23.8

71

19.2

49.8

English Literature

98.2

81.9

16.3

49.1

27.4

21.7

RE

98.2

78.2

20

69.1

36.7

32.4

French

89.5

74.8

14.7

42.1

27

15.1

Spanish

89.3

54.9

34.4

39.3

17.8

21.5

Geography

88.2

73.2

15

44.1

31.9

12.2

History

98

72.8

25.2

46.9

33.2

13.7

Mathematics

84.5

63.5

21

27.6

15.8

11.8

Statistics

100

44.7

55.3

55.6

4.6

51

Further Maths

100

no stats available

66.7

no stats available

PE

100

72.3

27.7

83.3

25.4

57.9

Science A

94

59.8

34.2

38

8.4

29.6

Additional Science

90

65.7

24.3

30

12.1

17.9

Further Additional Science

83.3

81.9

1.4

50

36

14

RESULTS 2014

 

Subject

National Average A* - C

Thornton % Pass A* - C

% above national average

National Average A* - A

Thornton % A* - A

% above national average

Art & Design

82.8

100

17.2

27.9

80

52.1

Biology

91.1

100

8.9

45.3

71

25.7

Chemistry

92

100

8

45.9

79

33.1

Design and Technology

72.1

100

27.9

26.2

100

73.8

English

69.7

100

30.3

19.2

73

53.8

English Literature

83

100

17

27.7

68

40.3

French

74.6

100

25.4

27.3

37

9.7

Geography

73.5

100

26.5

31.8

63

31.2

History

71.6

100

28.4

32.7

61

28.3

Information Technology

73.5

100

26.5

27.7

100

72.3

Italian

59.9

100

40.1

38.3

100

61.7

Mathematics

62.3

100

37.7

14.6

39

24.4

Further Maths

94.9

100

5.1

55.8

100

44.2

Music

79.5

100

20.5

33.6

71

37.4

P.E.

72.1

100

27.9

25.5

50

24.5

Physics

91.6

100

8.4

42.7

79

36.3

Religious Studies

77.9

100

22.1

37.5

72

34.5

Science A (yr10 result)

61.8

83

21.2

10.2

23.3

13.1

Add Science  (yr 11)

68.3

90

21.7

13.8

30

16.2

Spanish

76.8

100

23.2

20

65

45

Statistics

73.5

100

26.5

20

93

73

3

GCSE Results 2013

For national figures, please see the results tables on the Government website

Subject

A*

A

B

C

D

E

Art

14%

43%

36%

7%

 

 

Biology

9%

27%

55%

9%

 

 

Chemistry

9%

36%

55%

 

 

 

Design Tech

33%

33%

33%

 

 

 

English

26%

29%

21%

18%

5%

 

English Literature

8%

33%

42%

14%

3%

 

French

15%

25%

20%

40%

 

 

Geography

8%

12%

44%

24%

8%

4%

History - FULL

25%

65%

10%

 

 

 

History - SHORT

 

75%

25%

 

 

 

ICT

10%

10%

60%

20%

 

 

Mathematics

8%

29%

26%

26%

11%

 

Music

 

 

100%

 

 

 

PE - FULL

 

11%

22%

33%

33%

 

PE - SHORT

 

 

100%

 

 

 

Physics

18%

18%

55%

9%

 

 

RE - FULL

11%

49%

37%

3%

 

 

RE - SHORT

 

 

33%

33%

 

33%

Science (Dual)

7%

11%

26%

37%

17%

2%

Spanish

25%

38%

25%

12%

 

 

Statistics

10%

35%

50%

5%

 

 

TOTAL

13%

29%

34%

18%

5%

1%

GCSE Results 2012

Subjects

A*

A

B

C

D

Art

14%

36%

36%

14%

0%

Biology

15%

38%

38%

8%

0%

Chemistry

23%

46%

23%

8%

0%

Chinese

100%

0%

0%

0%

0%

Dance

0%

40%

60%

0%

0%

Design Tech.

20%

80%

0%

0%

0%

English

13%

32%

45%

11%

0%

English Lit.

21%

29%

37%

11%

3%

French

28%

28%

22%

17%

6%

Geography

26%

42%

32%

0%

0%

History

22%

33%

37%

4%

4%

ICT

0%

50%

17%

33%

0%

Maths

11%

21%

39%

18%

11%

Music

60%

40%

0%

0%

0%

PE

14%

0%

57%

29%

0%

Physics

23%

54%

8%

8%

8%

RE

39%

32%

26%

3%

0%

Science (Dual)

6%

24%

42%

24%

4%

Spanish

23%

41%

18%

14%

5%

Statistics

18%

29%

35%

18%

0%

Total

19%

32%

33%

12%

3%

  • Total percentage of grades at A*/A = 51%
  • Total percentage of grades at A* - B = 85%
  • Total number of pupils achieving at least 5 A* - C grades = 100%

For national figures, please see the results tables on the Government website

GCSE Results 2011

 

  • Percentage of grades at A*/A - 54.53
  • Percentage of grades at A* - C - 97.02
  • Percentage of grades at A* - B - 82.22
  • Percentage of pupils achieving at least 5 A* - C grades - 97.78
  • Percentage of pupils achieving at least 10 A* - C grades - 93.33

subject

A*

A

B

C

D

E

Art

20.00

26.67

26.67

26.67

 

 

Biology

28.57

28.57

28.57

14.29

 

 

Chemistry

14.29

35.71

35.71

14.29

 

 

Dance

44.44

11.11

22.22

22.22

 

 

Design Technology

54.55

27.27

18.18

 

 

 

English Language

10.87

43.48

39.13

6.52

 

 

English Literature

17.78

22.22

44.44

15.56

 

 

French

22.22

44.44

18.52

11.11

3.70

 

Geography

14.29

52.38

33.33

 

 

 

History

58.97

23.08

12.82

2.56

2.56

 

ICT

0.00

12.50

37.50

25.00

25.00

 

Mathematics

2.17

32.61

36.96

21.74

2.17

4.35

Music

50.00

50.00

 

 

 

 

Physics

28.57

28.57

21.43

21.43

 

 

Religious Studies

33.71

49.44

11.24

3.37

1.12

1.12

Science

9.38

18.75

31.25

34.38

6.25

 

Additional Science

12.90

32.26

19.35

29.03

3.23

3.23

Spanish

42.11

26.32

15.79

15.79

 

 

Stats

0.00

36.84

42.11

21.05

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A*

A

B

C

D

E

Total percentage of grades

21.94

32.59

27.69

14.8

2.24

0.7