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2017 Results

The Progress 8 value for Limehurst was +0.35, meaning that students made more progress than students with similar starting points nationally.  This figure is well above the national average.

68% of Limehurst students achieved a Grade 4+ (considered a standard pass) in English and Maths.  This is above the national average.

44% of our students achieved a Grade 5+ (considered a good pass) in English and Maths which, again, is above the national average.

37% of students achieved the English Baccalaureate, significantly above the national average.  67% of our students were entered.

The average Attainment 8 grade for Limehurst students was 47.4.

Attendance at Limehurst in 2015-16 was 96.1%, well above the national average for secondary schools.

In 2015, 97% of our students stayed in education or entered employment.

You can view the DfE’s page about Limehurst’s performance below.

Limehurst Academy Performance

Below are some links to guides for parents about our assessment system

A government guide to new GCSEs can be found here, or you can watch the video below.




If you want to understand more about Progress 8 and how it works, watch the short video below: