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School Results

GCSE AWARDS – SUMMER 2020

 

The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School GCSE students enjoyed great success this summer. The average progress made by our students was significantly above the national average and results in English, Maths and RE were amongst some of the best in the borough. The continual improvement in examination results over the past five years looks set to continue!

 

Overall Performance

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

Student Progress (P8)

(0.00 indicates national average)

+0.00

+0.03

+0.36

+0.23

+0.50

Students Attainment (A8)

(National average 4.7*)

4.76

4.88

5.1

5.1

5.7

Students gaining 5 grades at 9-4               (or A*-C) including Eng & Maths

66.7%

71.3%

69.5%

70.8%

90%

Entries gaining 9-7 (or A*-A)

 

19.9%

19.9%

25.2%

20.9%

37%

 

 

YEAR 13 A-LEVEL AWARDS – SUMMER 2020

A-Level pass rate 

2020

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

A* - A

41%

17%

11%

18%

8%

-

A* - B

72%

44%

33%

45%

32%

44%

A* - C

97.5%

70%

65%

72%

65%

73%

A* - E

100%

96%

95%

97%

96%

99%

 

Value Added Score

2020

2019

   2018

2017

2016

2015

A-Level students achieving AAB or higher in 2+ facilitating subjects

15%

11%

5%

9.23%

5.41%

7.23%

The following subjects achieved 50% A* - B passes or better: 

Biology 71.4%; Business Studies 91%; Chemistry 56%; Computer Science 50%; Economics 100%; English Literature 90%; French 100%; Geography 75%; History 61%; Maths 84%; Further Maths 100%; Music 100%; Physics 80%; Psychology 64%; Sociology 77%; and Religious Studies 83%

 

 

Subject

Entries

 

ALPS

 

A*

A

B

C

D

E

 

Awards

Biology

14

 

1

 

3

2

5

4

0

0

 

A*A

41%

Chemistry

9

 

2

 

2

3

0

4

0

0

 

A*-C

97%

Physics

10

 

1

 

2

5

1

2

0

0

     

Mathematics

19

 

2

 

8

4

4

3

0

0

     

Mathematics Further

3

 

2

 

2

0

1

0

0

0

     

Computer Science

6

 

3

 

0

1

2

2

1

0

     

Business Studies

11

 

1

 

2

6

3

0

0

0

     

Fine Art

3

 

3

 

0

1

0

2

0

0

     

Geography

4

 

2

 

0

1

2

1

0

0

     

History

18

 

2

 

2

7

2

7

0

0

     

Economics

13

 

1

 

0

4

9

0

0

0

     

Religious Studies

3

 

6

 

0

0

1

2

0

0

     

Psychology

33

 

2

 

6

6

9

11

1

0

     

Sociology

17

 

2

 

1

2

10

3

1

0

     

English Literature

18

 

1

 

3

4

9

2

0

0

     

Media Film and TV Studies

10

 

4

 

0

0

3

5

1

1

     

French

3

 

3

 

0

1

2

0

0

0

     

Music

2

 

1

 

0

2

0

0

0

0

     

D&T Product Design

3

 

5

 

0

1

0

2

0

0

     

 

 

 

 

 

31

50

63

50

4

1

     

 

 

 

 

 

16%

25%

32%

25%

2%

1%

     
                           

Applied Subjects

 

 

ALPS

 

Dist*

Dist

 

Merit               Pass

 

Awards

Btec IT Extended Certificate

12

 

3

 

4

4

 

4

 

0

 

D*-D

56%

Btec IT Diploma (Double Award)

1

 

3

 

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

D*-M

100%

Btec Applied Law Extended Certificate

2

 

4

 

 

1

 

1

 

0

     

Applied Business Extended Certificate

11

 

7

 

 

4

 

7

 

0

     
         

4

11

 

12

 

0

     
         

15%

41%

 

44%

 

0%

     
 

ALPS scores indicative of student progress. Ranked 1-9. 1= best in country, 2= 90th to 99th percentile, 3= 75th to 89th percentile, 4= 60th to 74th percentile, 5= 40th to 59th percentile).

 

 

 

UNIVERSITY DESTINATIONS AND COURSES 2020

University Destination

Course Placed

Bournemouth University

Accounting

Bournemouth University

Business and Management x 2

Brunel University

Biomedical Sciences with placement x 2

Brunel University

Business Computing with a year in industry

Brunel University

Communication and Media Studies with Placement Year

Brunel University

Computing

Brunel University

Industrial Design and Technology

Brunel University

Law and Criminal Justice

Brunel University

Mathematics and Computing with Foundation Year

Brunel University

Psychology

Brunel University

Psychology (Sport, Health and Exercise)

City, University of London

Law

City, University of London

Optometry

Coventry University

Accounting and Finance

Durham University

English Literature

Imperial College London

Medicine

Imperial College London

Physics

King’s College London

English

King’s College London

Neuroscience and Psychology with Professional Placement Year

King’s College London

Physics with Astrophysics and Cosmology

Kingston University

Forensic Science

London School of Economics (LSE)

History

London School of Economics (LSE)

Politics and Economics

 

 

 

University Destination

Course Placed

Loughborough University

Accounting and Financial Management with Placement Year

Loughborough University

Business and Management with Placement Year

Middlesex University, London

Music

Nottingham Trent University

Business Management, Accounting and Finance x 2

Nottingham Trent University

Fashion Marketing and Branding

Oxford Brookes University

Computer Science

Oxford Brookes University

Music

Oxford Brookes University

Primary Teaching

Oxford Brookes University

Robotic Engineering

Pearson’s Business School

Business

Royal Holloway University of London

Accounting and Finance

Royal Holloway University of London

Criminology and Sociology

Royal Holloway University of London

Music

Royal Holloway University of London

Psychology and Criminology with Placement Year

Royal Holloway University of London

Psychology, Criminal Psychology and Mental Health

Royal Holloway University of London

Social Science

Royal Veterinary College

Gateway to Veterinary Medicine

St Mary’s University, Twickenham

Primary Teaching with QTS

The University of Law

Law

UCFB

Multimedia Sports Journalism with Foundation Year

University of Chester

Bioveterinary Science

University of Chichester

Human Resource Management

University College London

Engineering and Architectural Design

University College London

French

University College London

Physics

University of Essex

Accounting and Management

University of Kent

Computer Science

University of Manchester

Educational Psychology

University of Oxford

History

 

 

 

University Destination

Course Placed

University of Portsmouth

Childhood and Youth Studies with Psychology

University of Reading

Film and Television

University of Reading

International Business and Management

University of Southampton

Audiology

University of Surrey

Business Management

University of Surrey

Law

University of Warwick

English Literature

University of Warwick

Law

University of Warwick

Mathematics