KS4 2017 Examination Results

61% of our pupils have achieved good GCSE passes in English and Maths, this is the highest it has ever been.

More of our pupils have gained 5 plus GCSEs, and as a consequence more are progressing into their first choice post 16 courses. 

Whole Cohort

Actual Results

Progress 8


Attainment 8


Strong Pass Maths & English


Pass Maths & English


Strong Pass EBacc


Pass EBacc



KS4 2016 Examination Results

  • There was a 10% improvement on GCSE Attainment with 45% students achieving 5 A* to C GCSEs including English and Maths.
  • Due to a negative progress 8 score the academy is working incredibly hard to rectify this for summer 2017.
  • There has been a significant improvement in A* to B grades, which was particularly evident Science.
  • Students do particularly well in GCSE Art & Design, Performing Arts and PE.
Whole Cohort Actual Results
Progress 8 -0.85
Attainment 8 42.06
C+ Maths & English 46.47%
B+ Maths & English 27.65%
5 A* - C Maths & English 45.29%
EBAC 26.46%



37% achieving 5 + A* - C GCSEs (or equivalent) including English and Maths GCSEs
13% achieving the English Baccalaureate
50% of pupils making expected progress in English
52% of pupils making expected progress in Maths

Please click to view our performance tables.

Rushden Academy

Rushden Academy

01933 350391


KS3 Head of Years

Head of Year 7 - Mrs S Finney

Head of Year 8  - Mr S Harris

Head of Year 9 - Mrs A Gurnham

KS4 Head of Years

Head of Year 10 - Miss R Burrows

Head of Year 11  - Miss J Neville

KS5 Head of Year

Head of Year 12 & 13 - Mr P Chapman

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Rushden Academy

Hayway, Rushden, Northamptonshire. NN10 6AG
Tel: 01933 350391
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