Secondary league tables: Best A/AS level results

This table lists the 200 schools in England with the highest attainment at A-level, AS-level and other Key Stage 5 (16-18) qualifications.

Pupils are awarded points for each qualification gained and the schools are ranked on the average number of points per pupil.

Schools marked IND are independent, those marked SEL select their pupils on the basis of academic activity. Schools marked AC are academies. Schools with fewer than 30 pupils are not included.

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School name Local authority What does this mean? Number of students on roll What does this mean? A/AS points per pupil
Colchester Royal Grammar School (FD, SEL) Essex 154 1477.1
Sevenoaks School (IND) Kent 208 1352.3
King's College School (IND, SEL) Merton 145 1300.4
Altrincham Grammar School for Girls (FD, SEL) Trafford 146 1283.6
The Lady Eleanor Holles School (IND) Richmond upon Thames 89 1281.2
Invicta Grammar School (FD, SEL) Kent 112 1272.9
King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford (FD, SEL) Essex 163 1269.8
King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Boys (VA, SEL) Birmingham 116 1268.9
King Edward VI High School for Girls (IND) Birmingham 78 1262.1
Colyton Grammar School (FD, SEL) Devon 102 1261.6
St Swithun's School (IND) Hampshire 63 1253
The Tiffin Girls' School (FD, SEL) Kingston upon Thames 144 1249.9
Loughborough High School (IND) Leicestershire 68 1238.9
Withington Girls' School (IND) Manchester 79 1231.4
Hampton School (IND) Richmond upon Thames 161 1218.2
King Edward VI Five Ways School (VA, SEL) Birmingham 189 1206.4
Lancaster Girls' Grammar School (FD, SEL) Lancashire 148 1204.9
Pate's Grammar School (VA, SEL) Gloucestershire 175 1183.3
King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls (VA, SEL) Birmingham 128 1179
Heckmondwike Grammar School (ACC, SEL) Kirklees 234 1178.3
King Edward's School (IND) Birmingham 112 1177.7
St Clare's, Oxford (IND, SEL) Oxfordshire 94 1176.1
Hockerill Anglo-European College (FD) Hertfordshire 111 1172.8
Nottingham High School (IND) Nottingham 108 1171.2
North London Collegiate School (IND) Harrow 112 1171
Nonsuch High School for Girls (FD, SEL) Sutton 163 1168.6
Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School (FD, SEL) Lancashire 260 1168.5
Dartford Grammar School (FD, SEL) Kent 222 1168.5
Wycombe Abbey School (IND, SEL) Buckinghamshire 87 1163.3
The Blue Coat School (VA, SEL) Liverpool 155 1162.3
Adcote School for Girls (IND) Shropshire 10 1158
Cardinal Newman College (Sixth Form College) Lancashire 1053 1156.9
Norwich High School for Girls GDST (IND) Norfolk 55 1155.7
Chelmsford County High School for Girls (FD, SEL) Essex 142 1150.7
Dover Grammar School for Girls (CY, SEL) Kent 81 1141.9
Stratford-upon-Avon Grammar School for Girls (CY, SEL) Warwickshire 119 1139.7
Queen Elizabeth's School, Barnet (ACC, SEL) Barnet 134 1139.5
Wilson's School (VA, SEL) Sutton 149 1138.7
Tiffin School (VA, SEL) Kingston upon Thames 166 1137.7
The Stephen Perse Foundation (IND) Cambridgeshire 44 1137.5
Dr Challoner's Grammar School (FD, SEL) Buckinghamshire 187 1136.1
Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls (CY, SEL) Birmingham 133 1136.1
Chase Academy (IND) Staffordshire 7 1135.7
Westminster School (IND) Westminster 189 1135.6
Concord College (IND) Shropshire 118 1132.9
St Olave's and St Saviour's Grammar School (VA, SEL) Bromley 173 1131.9
St Catherine's School (IND) Surrey 69 1131.1
Ripon Grammar School (CY, SEL) North Yorkshire 121 1128.8
Ermysted's Grammar School (VA, SEL) North Yorkshire 117 1127.5
Southend High School for Boys (FD, SEL) Southend-on-Sea 144 1127.3
Yarm School (IND) Stockton-on-Tees 93 1125.2
Wolverhampton Girls' High School (FD, SEL) Wolverhampton 109 1124.9
Magdalen College School (IND) Oxfordshire 91 1123.2
The Blue Coat CofE School (VA) Oldham 145 1117.7
St Michael's Catholic Grammar School (VA, SEL) Barnet 130 1116.8
St Paul's School (IND) Richmond upon Thames 166 1116.6
Altrincham Grammar School for Boys (FD, SEL) Trafford 142 1112.1
Southend High School for Girls (FD, SEL) Southend-on-Sea 133 1111.3
Southbank International School (IND) Kensington and Chelsea 48 1109.6
The Cheltenham Ladies' College (IND) Gloucestershire 139 1106.9
Lancaster Royal Grammar School (VA, SEL) Lancashire 159 1099.8
Hymers College (IND) Kingston Upon Hull, City of 103 1098.5
City of London Freemen's School (IND) Surrey 99 1097.7
The Henrietta Barnett School (VA, SEL) Barnet 114 1097.6
King Edward VI Handsworth School (VA, SEL) Birmingham 125 1095.9
Wakefield Girls' High School (IND) Wakefield 81 1095.7
Derby High School (IND) Derby 41 1093.9
Westcliff High School for Boys Academy (ACC, SEL) Southend-on-Sea 135 1092.7
Newport Girls' High School (CY, SEL) Telford and Wrekin 60 1089.4
Marymount International School (IND) Kingston upon Thames 48 1089
Sir William Perkins's School (IND) Surrey 68 1087.4
The Grange School (IND) Cheshire West and Chester 94 1085.4
Queen Mary's Grammar School (VA, SEL) Walsall 120 1085.3
Caistor Grammar School (FD, SEL) Lincolnshire 84 1083.8
Radley College (IND) Oxfordshire 135 1083.2
Greenhead College (Sixth Form College) Kirklees 884 1082.9
Sir Thomas Rich's School (CY, SEL) Gloucestershire 112 1081
Colchester County High School for Girls (FD, SEL) Essex 109 1081
Malvern College (IND) Worcestershire 153 1080.7
The Judd School (VA, SEL) Kent 160 1077.7
ACS Egham International School (IND) Surrey 34 1077.1
Headington School (IND, SEL) Oxfordshire 127 1075.2
Harrow School (IND) Harrow 162 1075
King Edward VI Aston School (VA, SEL) Birmingham 108 1074.4
South Hampstead High School (IND) Camden 50 1074
St Dominic's Priory School (IND) Staffordshire 13 1071.7
King Edward VI College Stourbridge (Sixth Form College) Dudley 728 1069.9
St Mary's Catholic College (VA) Blackpool 78 1069.2
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School (IND) Wakefield 79 1068.5
The Royal School (IND) Surrey 22 1066.4
Stanborough Secondary School (IND) Hertfordshire 7 1065.4
St Albans School (IND) Hertfordshire 131 1065.3
St Paul's Girls' School (IND) Hammersmith and Fulham 112 1064.2
Clitheroe Royal Grammar School (FD, SEL) Lancashire 338 1063.7
James Allen's Girls' School (IND) Southwark 87 1062.8
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School (FD, SEL) Cumbria 107 1062.7
Tonbridge Grammar School (FD, SEL) Kent 134 1060.6
Bootham School (IND) York 73 1060
Winstanley College (Sixth Form College) Wigan 867 1059.6
St Benedict's Catholic School (VA) Suffolk 74 1058.5
Downe House (IND) West Berkshire 69 1058.2
Sir William Borlase's Grammar School (VC, SEL) Buckinghamshire 167 1055.5
Guildford High School (IND) Surrey 83 1055.4
Ockbrook School (IND) Derbyshire 32 1055.3
West Kirby Grammar School (FD, SEL) Wirral 137 1054.2
Bolton School Girls' Division (IND) Bolton 97 1052.6
Barton Court Grammar School (FD, SEL) Kent 101 1050.6
Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School (CY, SEL) Lincolnshire 142 1049.9
Sir John Lawes School (FD) Hertfordshire 114 1049.1
Westcliff High School for Girls (FD, SEL) Southend-on-Sea 133 1048.6
High School for Girls (FD, SEL) Gloucestershire 104 1048.3
Kendrick School (FD, SEL) Reading 115 1047.7
Bishop Vesey's Grammar School (VA, SEL) Birmingham 148 1045.6
Wallington County Grammar School (FD, SEL) Sutton 131 1044.6
The King's School, Grantham (FD, SEL) Lincolnshire 129 1044.2
Warwick School (IND) Warwickshire 118 1042.9
Alton Convent School (IND) Hampshire 12 1042.5
Loughborough Grammar School (IND) Leicestershire 139 1042.1
Peter Symonds College (Sixth Form College) Hampshire 1483 1041.9
Fort Pitt Grammar School (FD, SEL) Medway 60 1041.6
Bolton School Boys' Division (IND) Bolton 103 1041.1
Wirral Grammar School for Girls (CY, SEL) Wirral 131 1039.5
St Bernard's Catholic Grammar School (VA, SEL) Slough 100 1038.9
City of London School for Girls (IND) City of London 80 1038.9
Oxford High School GDST (IND) Oxfordshire 67 1038.1
Wirral Grammar School for Boys (FD, SEL) Wirral 125 1038
Twycross House School (IND, SEL) Leicestershire 20 1037.3
Windermere School & Windermere Preparatory School (IND) Cumbria 32 1037.1
Reading School (FD, SEL) Reading 146 1035.3
The Becket School (VA) Nottinghamshire 104 1034.9
The Queen's School (IND) Cheshire West and Chester 45 1034.7
The Portsmouth Grammar School (IND) Portsmouth 137 1033.3
The Sixth Form College Farnborough (Sixth Form College) Hampshire 1355 1033
Bellerbys College (IND) Brighton and Hove 86 1032.8
The King's School (the Cathedral School) (VA) Peterborough 165 1032
T A S I S (IND) Surrey 39 1032
Newstead Wood School for Girls (FD, SEL) Bromley 151 1031
Putney High School (IND) Wandsworth 59 1030.8
Fulford School (CY) York 139 1029.1
Borden Grammar School (FD, SEL) Kent 95 1029
Scarborough College (IND) North Yorkshire 43 1028.9
Badminton School (IND) Bristol, City of 50 1028.7
Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School (FD, SEL) Kent 112 1027.2
Sale Grammar School (FD, SEL) Trafford 170 1026.1
Whitgift School (IND) Croydon 160 1026
Channing School (IND, SEL) Haringey 37 1024.8
The Manchester Grammar School (IND) Manchester 188 1024.4
Bourne Grammar School (VC, SEL) Lincolnshire 109 1023.9
Aylesbury Grammar School (FD, SEL) Buckinghamshire 177 1023.4
The Mount School (IND) York 32 1023.3
The Godolphin and Latymer School (IND) Hammersmith and Fulham 99 1023.2
St Mary Magdalene Academy (AC) Islington 15 1022.9
St Teresa's School (IND) Surrey 29 1022.6
Pitsford School (IND) Northamptonshire 21 1022.3
St Dominic's Sixth Form College (Sixth Form College) Harrow 461 1021.7
Luckley-Oakfield School (IND) Wokingham 29 1021
Bellerby's College (IND) Oxfordshire 15 1021
The Crossley Heath School (FD, SEL) Calderdale 137 1020.6
The Perse School (IND) Cambridgeshire 138 1019.7
Winchester College (IND, SEL) Hampshire 132 1019.6
Tonbridge School (IND) Kent 163 1019.2
Dartford Grammar School for Girls (FD, SEL) Kent 117 1018.8
Merchant Taylors' School (IND, SEL) Hertfordshire 141 1018
Royal Grammar School (IND, SEL) Surrey 134 1017.4
Sir Roger Manwood's School (FD, SEL) Kent 128 1017.4
Brighton College (IND, SEL) Brighton and Hove 182 1016.1
Latymer Upper School (IND) Hammersmith and Fulham 177 1015.7
Thetford Grammar School (IND) Norfolk 22 1015.2
The Nelson Thomlinson School (VC) Cumbria 122 1014.2
Upton Hall School FCJ (VA, SEL) Wirral 99 1014.2
The Queen Elizabeth's High School, Gainsborough (CY, SEL) Lincolnshire 124 1013.6
Eton College (IND) Windsor and Maidenhead 263 1013
Bancrofts School (IND) Redbridge 112 1012.4
Devonport High School for Boys (FD, SEL) Plymouth 140 1012.2
Sheffield High School (IND) Sheffield 102 1012.1
Birkdale School (IND) Sheffield 99 1012.1
Queen Ethelburga's College (IND) North Yorkshire 47 1011.3
Torquay Boys' Grammar School (FD, SEL) Torbay 150 1010.8
Poole Grammar School (FD, SEL) Poole 145 1010.6
Bury Grammar School Girls (IND) Bury 76 1008.4
Urmston Grammar Academy (ACC, SEL) Trafford 109 1007.6
The Abbey School Reading (IND) Reading 79 1007.4
Highsted Grammar School (FD, SEL) Kent 98 1004.5
Fulneck School (IND) Leeds 28 1003.8
Wimbledon High School (IND) Merton 73 1002.7
Wellington College (IND, SEL) Bracknell Forest 222 1002.6
Bedford School (IND) Bedford Borough 139 1002.5
The West Bridgford School (FD) Nottinghamshire 124 1002.1
Dr Challoner's High School (VC, SEL) Buckinghamshire 136 1001.7
Hills Road Sixth Form College (Sixth Form College) Cambridgeshire 897 999.9
Wallington High School for Girls (FD, SEL) Sutton 184 999
South Wilts Grammar School for Girls (FD, SEL) Wiltshire 176 998.4
Bury Grammar School Boys (IND) Bury 58 997.8
Haileybury and Imperial Service College (IND) Hertfordshire 147 997.1
Stretford Grammar School (FD, SEL) Trafford 61 997.1
Moira House Girls' School (IND) East Sussex 42 996.4
Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School (VC) Derbyshire 92 995
The Crypt School (FD, SEL) Gloucestershire 100 994.9
Devonport High School for Girls (CY, SEL) Plymouth 98 994.4
Lancing College (IND) West Sussex 125 993.7
What do the table headers mean?
Number of students on roll
This shows the number of pupils attending the institution
A/AS points per pupil
The average number of points netted per pupil at the institution taking AS/A-level or equivalent qualifications

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