|Key Stage 3 Results published for local schools|
Tests for 13 years olds show above average performance
Data on performance of local schools at Key Stage 3 has been published by the Government. The tests measure the attainment of pupils aged 13 and show what percentage have reached Level 5 the target level for that age group
Most local schools achieved over the national average with particularly strong performances from Gumley House, Twyford CofE High School, London Oratory, the Green School and Sacred Heart.
Chiswick Community School was above the national and borough average with a particularly strong performance in English.Hounslow Borough as a whole was below the national average in English, Maths and Science.
School Standards Minister Stephen Twigg welcomed the publication saying, “These results reflect the huge investment that we have made in the early years of secondary education and the dedication of teachers and support staff in schools. The increase in achievement that we have seen means that around 80,000 more young people have managed to gain at least the expected levels in maths and English since 1997. "
Key Stage 3 Performance in selected local secondary schools
March 17, 2005