Exam results

 

The students at Ancora House School have generally experienced disruption to their learning and have gaps in their skills and knowledge. On admission The Education team assess the extent of this, alongside the impact of their mental health difficulty on their cognitions and ability to learn. Whilst at Ancora House School all the students included below have been supported to re-engage in their learning, and prepare for exams in a much shorter time frame than their mainstream peers.

At exam times, all students at Ancora House School are supported and encouraged to sit their exams. Below are the results for the last two academic years.

2017-2018

Year 11

In the summer exams out of 5 year 11 students on the ward and 7 year 11 students at the Hub

11 students sat a total of 61 GCSE exams.

5 students achieved both English Language and English Literature GCSE and 6 students achieved just English language GCSE

9 students achieved Maths GCSE

1 student achieved entry level 3 Maths

9 students achieved both Core and Additional Science GCSE and 2 students achieved GCSE in all 3 separate sciences.

1 student achieved Religious Studies GCSE

2 students achieved Art GCSE

1 student achieved French GCSE

1 student achieved Spanish GCSE

1 student achieved Latin GCSE

1 student achieved Music GCSE

1 student achieved IT GCSE

1 student achieved History GCSE

1 student achieved Geography GCSE

 

1 students achieved 11 GCSE qualifications

2 students achieved 8 GCSE qualifications

2 students achieved 5 GCSE qualifications

4 students achieved 4 GCSE qualifications

2 students achieved 3 GCSE qualifications

10 students achieved GCSE qualifications in English Language and Maths.

 

Year 12

3 students who were NEET on admission sat 4 re-sit GCSE exams

3 students achieved Maths GCSE

1 student achieved Chemistry GCSE

 

November Re-sit exams

3 Year 12 students re-sat Maths GCSE exam and 2 achieved a grade 4/C or above

1 Year 12 student re-sat Core Science and achieved a grade C

 

In comparison with FFT target grades set by the home school for GCSE Maths, English and Science:

 

Comparison with target grade determined prior to onset of Mental Health Difficulty

% of GCSE results

Achieved target grade or above

33%

1 grade below

22%

2 grades or below

45%

 

For those students who were at Ancora House School for a period of time (longer than 4 weeks) during the academic year and were discharged prior to exams, the following achievements were recorded:

 

Year 11

In the summer exams out of 5 Year 11 students who had spent more than 4 weeks on the ward;

4 students sat a total of 15 GCSE exams at their home school/college.

3 students achieved both English Language and English Literature GCSE

3 students achieved Maths GCSE

1 students achieved both Core and Additional Science GCSE, 1 student achieved GCSE in all 3 sciences and 1 students achieved Core science.

 

1 students achieved 6 GCSE qualifications

1 student achieved 5 GCSE qualifications

1 student achieved 3 GCSE qualifications

1 student achieved 1 GCSE qualifications

3 out of 4 students achieved GCSE qualifications in English Language and Maths.

2016 2017

Year 11

In the summer exams out of 7 year 11 students on the ward;

6 students sat a total of 34 GCSE exams.

5 students achieved both English Language and English Literature GCSE and 1 student achieved just English language GCSE

6 students achieved Maths GCSE

3 students achieved both Core and Additional Science GCSE and 2 students achieved just Core science.

2 students achieved Religious Studies GCSE

1 student achieved Art GCSE

1 student achieved French GCSE

1 student achieved German GCSE

 

2 students achieved 7 GCSE qualifications

1 student achieved 6 GCSE qualifications

1 student achieved 5 GCSE qualifications

1 student achieved 3 GCSE qualifications

1 student achieved 2 GCSE qualifications

All 6 students achieved GCSE qualifications in English Language and Maths.

 

Year 12

1 student achieved AS qualification in Maths

1 student sat Core 1 and Core 2 exams in AS maths

1 student sat Spanish A level

1 student achieved Business Studies A level

1 student achieved English A level

 

1 student achieved grade C in June re-sit Maths GCSE

 

November Re-sit exams

3 Year 12 students re-sat Maths GCSE exam and 2 achieved a grade 4/C or above

1 Year 12 student re-sat Core Science and achieved a grade C

 

In comparison with FFT target grades set by the home school for GCSE Maths, English and Science:

 

Comparison with target grade determined prior to onset of Mental Health Difficulty

% of GCSE results

1 grade above

7%

Achieved target grade

29%

1 grade below

23%

2 grades below

29%

3 grades or more below

18%

 

54% of results were within 1 grade of the FFT target grade

 

For those students who were at Ancora House School for a period of time (longer than 4 weeks) during the academic year prior to exams, the following achievements were recorded:

Year 11

In the summer exams out of 9 Year 11 students who had spent more than 4 weeks on the ward;

7 students sat a total of 32 GCSE exams at their home school/college.

5 students achieved both English Language and English Literature GCSE and 1 student achieved just English language GCSE

6 students achieved Maths GCSE

3 students achieved both Core and Additional Science GCSE, 1 student achieved triple science and 2 students achieved Core science.

2 students achieved Religious Studies GCSE

1 student achieved Performing Arts GCSE

 

3 students achieved 6 GCSE qualifications

2 student achieved 4 GCSE qualifications

1 student achieved 3 GCSE qualifications

1 student achieved 2 GCSE qualifications

6 out of 7 students achieved GCSE qualifications in English Language and Maths.

Ancora House School, Countess of Chester Health Park, Liverpool Road, Cheshire, CH2 1BQ

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