Highlights of Post-16 results 2017 (Trust averages):
· Average A-Level grade – C minus (2016: D plus)
· Average Applied General courses – Distinction plus (2016: Distinction minus)
Overall post-16 results demonstrate a significant improvement in the performance of ATT academies for both A-Levels and vocational subjects, despite the new and more difficult examinations. Average A-level grades improved in nearly every and overall the Trust’s average grade rose from D plus in 2016 to a C minus. In vocational qualifications, the average grade increased from distinction minus in 2016 to distinction plus. Vocational courses remain a strength of The Trust with the vast majority of students averaging Distinction or higher showing outstanding provision in this area. The number of students gaining 2 A grades and a B in facilitating subjects (those which are most valued by top universities) grew at four of ATT’sacademies, demonstrating that more students have the ability to access Russell Group universities.
Students at six of The Trust’s academies received Post-16 qualifications:
Ian Cleland, Chief Executive Officer at Academy Transformation Trust commented: “The Trust is delighted that the Post-16 performance in our academies has continued to improve student outcomes. It is impressive to see once again the vocational progress in our academies has continued at distinction-plus level, which outperforms overall national outcomes. Our academies have responded well to the increased challenge of new A-Level examinations and have maintained or improved their average grades which has enabled The Trust overall to close the gap with national performance.”Back to News