A Level exam results for 2017 show that 98% of Allerton Grange Sixth Form students achieved a pass rate. In 85% of A Level subjects students secured a 100% pass rate, including English, Maths, Biology, French, German, History, Law and many others.
99% of students have secured appropriate pathways for next year, with the vast majority attending the university of their choice. A number have taken up Russell Group University places, with local universities being a popular choice for many.
Breakdown of Actual Student Destinations 2017
Year 12 Destinations:
AGS Cohort 115 on School Roll
- NEET - 0%
- Other School - 0%
- 6th Form College - 15%
- Apprenticeships/Traineeships - 21%
- Continuing in AGS 6th Form - 64%
Year 13 Destinations:
AGS Cohort 105 on School Roll
- NEET - 0%
- Unknown - 0%
- Higher Education - 89.5% (This includes Gap year students with deferred entry & HE Apprenticeship opportunities with off the job training at University)
- Extra year at AGS - 2%
- Apprenticeship - 4.5% (FE vocational)
- FE College - 4%
Further Breakdown of Higher Education Progression from our Year 13 Leavers
- Higher Education progression stayed relatively the same as last year's leavers from Year 13 in 2016 (90%-89.5%)
- 83% secured places at their 1st or 2nd HE UCAS institution/course choice
- 94% secured their chosen pathway, either HE or Apprenticeship or Job with training
- As expected, 80% of students stayed locally for their HE provision compared to 61% last year. Most students expressed an intention to stay locally this year as they were mostly from low income homes and were worried about being able to cope with very small maintenance loans.
- 10% secured additional HE funding via Bursaries & Scholarships - (vocational areas - Law, Accounting, Engineering and ICT)Numbers of students applying for Allied Health professions are still on the rise despite the lack of NHS bursaries being available
2017-18 AGS Current Sixth Form on roll data
- 66 Year 12 students are Level 3, A level students
- 41 Level 2 Access students
- 13 Cambridge Technical Sports students with Farsley Celtic
- 72 Year 13 students
2017 Year 11 Destinations:
AGS Cohort 243 on School Roll
All accounted for with 100% placed with offers - September guarantee met
AGS 6th form - 39%
FE - 35% (Notre Dame, Leeds City College, Leeds College of Building, Leeds College of Music, Leeds College of Art, UTC)
Other School 6th Form - 4%
Apprenticeships/Traineeships - 22%
Ofqual have introduced a new grading structure from 2017 for English and Maths, with other subjects following from 2018. Grades will be awarded from 1 to 9 rather than the old A* - G system. Although they are not directly equivalent, grade 4 and above is equal to grade C and above, the widely used benchmark for further education providers and employers. Under the new structure, it is more difficult to achieve the highest grade of 9 which now includes some work that was previously taught at A Level.
43% of students achieved grades C or above (or equivalent) in 5 or more subjects including English and Maths.
10% of students achieved the EBacc qualification
Maths had a progress 8 score of 0.04 and English 0.00, revealing progress at least in line with national averages.
Modern Foreign Languages are in the top 5% of the country for students' VA scores.