Secondary league tables 2013 lowest GCSE results

This table lists the 97 state secondary schools in England with the lowest attainment at GCSE level.

The schools are ranked on the percentage of pupils attaining five A*-C passes in GCSE or equivalent qualifications, including maths and English.

The average number of points scored per pupil has been used as a tie-break where schools have the same result.

Schools where fewer than 30 pupils have taken the qualifications are not included.

Lowest performing schools

Academy Community Faith Free school Independent school Selective school Others Links in the table below will take you to the Department for Education’s website
(Rank) School name
Local authority
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(Rank) School name Local authority Five good GCSEsWhat does this mean?
CY
Skerton Community High School
Lancashire 6%
FSS
Barnfield Skills Academy
Luton 9%
AC
Bath Community Academy
Bath and North East Somerset 18%
AC
Thomas Ferens Academy
Kingston Upon Hull, City of 20%
ACC
Castle Community College
Kent 20%
VA Church of England/Roman Catholic
Christ The King Catholic and Church of England (VA) Centre for Learning SHUT
Knowsley 22%
AC
Ark Kings Academy
Birmingham 24%
AC
Manchester Creative and Media Academy for Boys
Manchester 24%
AC
City Academy Norwich
Norfolk 24%
ACC
Invenio Academy
North Lincolnshire 24%
FD
Alderman Blaxill School
Essex 25%
AC
The Mirus Academy
Walsall 25%
FD
Chase High School
Southend-on-Sea 25%
FD
Birches Head High School
Stoke-on-Trent 25%
AC
Bishop of Rochester Academy
Medway 26%
CY
City of Leeds School
Leeds 26%
CY
The James Hornsby High School SHUT
Essex 26%
FD
Mark Hall Specialist Sport College SHUT
Essex 27%
CY
Fearns Community Sports College
Lancashire 27%
FD
Futures Community College
Southend-on-Sea 27%
CY
Swan Valley Community School SHUT
Kent 28%
AC
Gloucester Academy
Gloucestershire 28%
CY
Forest Hall School
Essex 28%
CY
Hounslow Manor School SHUT
Hounslow 28%
VA Roman Catholic
St Antony's Catholic College
Trafford 28%
AC
The Marlowe Academy
Kent 28%
CY
Unity College Blackpool SHUT
Blackpool 29%
ACC Church of England
William Lovell Church of England School
Lincolnshire 29%
FD
Merrill College SHUT
Derby 29%
CY
Endeavour High School
Kingston Upon Hull, City of 29%
CY
Marriotts School
Hertfordshire 29%
AC
Ipswich Academy
Suffolk 30%
CY
The Denes High School SHUT
Suffolk 30%
AC Christian
Salford City Academy
Salford 30%
CY
The Dearne Advanced Learning Centre
Barnsley 30%
CY
Blyth Community College SHUT
Northumberland 30%
CY
Swallow Hill Community College SHUT
Leeds 30%
AC
Nottingham Girls' Academy
Nottingham 30%
AC Christian
St Aldhelm's Academy
Poole 31%
FD
Westbourne Sports College
Suffolk 31%
AC
West Walsall E-ACT Academy
Walsall 31%
CY
St Martins School (3-16 Learning Community)
Shropshire 31%
AC
Spires Academy
Kent 31%
ACC
Haven High Academy
Lincolnshire 31%
ACC
Testwood Sports College
Hampshire 31%
AC
The Co-Operative Academy of Stoke-On-Trent
Stoke-on-Trent 31%
AC
Nottingham University Samworth Academy
Nottingham 32%
FD
Parklands High School
Liverpool 32%
CY
Walmer Science College SHUT
Kent 32%
FD
Oakfields Community College SHUT
Middlesbrough 32%
ACC
The Charles Read Academy
Lincolnshire 32%
CY
Hameldon Community College
Lancashire 32%
CY
Carter Community School SHUT
Poole 32%
CY
Risedale Sports and Community College
North Yorkshire 32%
FD Church of England/Roman Catholic
St Andrew's College, North East Lincolnshire SHUT
North East Lincolnshire 32%
AC
Red House Academy
Sunderland 32%
FD
The City of Portsmouth Boys' School
Portsmouth 33%
AC
The Co-operative Academy of Leeds
Leeds 33%
FD
Four Dwellings High School SHUT
Birmingham 33%
CY
Portchester Community School
Hampshire 33%
ACC
The Westwood Academy
Coventry 33%
AC
University Academy Liverpool
Liverpool 33%
CY
Sewell Park College
Norfolk 33%
AC
Richard Rose Morton Academy
Cumbria 33%
FD
Shuttleworth College
Lancashire 33%
AC
Grace Academy Coventry
Coventry 33%
CY
Farnborough School Technology College
Nottingham 34%
ACC
The Oldershaw School and Business and Enterprise College
Wirral 34%
CY
Belle Vue Boys' School
Bradford 34%
CY
Grangefield School and Technology College SHUT
Stockton-on-Tees 34%
AC Church of England
Queen Elizabeth's Academy
Nottinghamshire 34%
CY
Hextable School SHUT
Kent 34%
FD
The Lord Silkin School
Telford and Wrekin 34%
FD
Bemrose School
Derby 34%
CY
Norton Canes High School
Staffordshire 34%
AC
The Open Academy
Norfolk 34%
FD
Cecil Jones College
Southend-on-Sea 34%
AC
High Weald Academy
Kent 34%
CY
Aireville School
North Yorkshire 34%
CY
Lostock College
Trafford 34%
FD
Sydney Smith School
Kingston Upon Hull, City of 34%
AC
Unity City Academy
Middlesbrough 34%
AC
The Oldham Academy North
Oldham 35%
AC
Grace Academy Darlaston
Walsall 35%
CY
Beacon Hill Community School
Cumbria 35%
AC
The City Academy Bristol
Bristol, City of 35%
AC
The Business Academy Bexley
Bexley 35%
CY
The Vyne Community School
Hampshire 35%
FD
Hadden Park High School
Nottingham 35%
FD
Sinfin Community School SHUT
Derby 35%
CY
Huyton Arts & Sports Centre for Learning (Community)
Knowsley 35%
CY
Burnholme Community College
York 35%
AC
South Wolverhampton and Bilston Academy
Wolverhampton 35%
AC
Richard Rose Central Academy
Cumbria 35%
FD
Brymore School SHUT
Somerset 35%
AC Christian
Oasis Academy Lord's Hill
Southampton 35%
AC
Bridgemary School
Hampshire 35%
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