The table below shows our most recent validated examination results.

2023 2022 2021 2020 2019
Attainment 8 Score* 47.9 51.15 49.5 49.7 44.9
Progress 8 Score** +0.3 +0.37 No exams (Covid19) -0.09
% of students achieving grades 9-4 in English & Maths*** 68% 70% 66% 69% 62%
% of students achieving grades 9-5 in English & Maths*** 51% 54% 49% 50% 40%

Visit the Department for Education’s website for access to performance tables. Our provisional 2023 P8 score is +0.3. This means that boys achieve half a grade higher at Rokeby School than nationally. The national average for boys is -0.17. So boys at Rokeby achieve just under half a GCSE grade higher than national average.

* Attainment 8: Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications, which include English, maths, three English Baccalaureate (EBacc) qualifications (which includes the sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages), and three other additional approved qualifications.

**Progress 8 – A school’s Progress 8 score is usually between -1 and +1. A score of +1 means that pupils in that school achieve one grade higher in each qualification than other similar pupils nationally. A score of -1 means they achieve one grade lower. The average Progress 8 score of all secondary schools nationally is 0.

***This is the percentage of pupils who achieved grade4/grade 5 or above in the reformed English and maths GCSEs . Reformed GCSEs are graded 1 (low) to 9 (high). Grade 5 in the new grading is a similar level of achievement to a high grade C or low grade B in the old grading.

GCSE Grading Fact Sheet for Parents