Whitley Bay High School

Our results place us in the Top 10 schools in the North East of England*

KS4 Results

We are delighted with our 2018 GCSE results, particularly our provisional Progress 8 score which is predicted to improve from last year. The students and staff have performed exceptionally well to ensure our students continue to achieve results above national levels.

2018 Results

For a detailed breakdown, please see the tables below:




































Subject Entries 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
U X N Q 9 -7% 9 -4% 9 -1% 9-7%
 National
9-4%
National
English language 359 11 16 47 80 72 66 47 16 4
0 0 0 0 21 81 100 17 71
English Literature 356 13 27 49 71 71 71 34 17 2
1 0 0 0 25 85 100 19 73
Maths 359 29 27 58 60 64 64 32 20 4
1 0 0 0 32 84 100 20 71
Art & Design (Fine Art) 81 3 9 18 23 19 7 2 0 0
0 0 0 0 37 98 100 23 75
Biology 48 16 14 9 7 2 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 81 100 100 43 91
Chemistry 48 19 12 7 8 2 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 79 100 100 43 90
Computer Science 45 7 5 7 15 4 5 2 0 0
0 0 0 0 42 96 100 20 60
Drama 36 1 1 5 11 12 1 4 1 0
0 0 0 0 19 86 100 23 74
French 115 10 10 14 23 28 17 13 0 0
0 0 0 0 30 89 100 23 69
D&T: Food and Nutrition 65 0 7 12 10 14 8 13 1 0
0 0 0 0 29 78 100 17 61
Geography 176 10 26 27 35 36 17 17 7 1
0 0 0 0 36 86 100 24 65
German 33 0 5 2 5 11 5 4 1 0
0 0 0 0 21 85 100 23 75
History 188 28 26 24 35 23 16 13 18 4
1 0 0 0 41 81 99 26 65
Music 13 4 3 2 3 1 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 69 100 100 31 74
PE 130 4 11 14 23 22 15 29 12 0
0 0 0 0 22 68 100 18 69
Art & Design Photography 19 0 0 0 2 13 2 2 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 89 100 20 77
Physics 48 21 9 10 7 1 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 83 100 100 42 91
Religious Studies 17 2 4 2 3 2 1 3 0 0
0 0 0 0 47 82 100 30 72





















Subject Entries A* A B C D E F G

U X N Q A* - A
%
A* - C
%
A* - G
%
9-7%
 National
9-4%
National
Business Studies 153 6 21 39 44 24 13 6 0

0 0 0 0 18 72 100 17 64
Child Development 22 1 4 3 4 7 3 0 0

0 0 0 0 23 55 100 13 55
D&T: Graphic Products 33 6 1 9 8 7 1 1 0

0 0 0 0 21 73 100 18 59
D&T: Electronic Products 31 4 9 9 1 4 1 3 0

0 0 0 0 42 74 100 27 69
D&T: Resistant Materials 26 0 0 4 5 10 5 2 0

0 0 0 0 0 35 100 15 58
Film Studies 14 0 1 8 4 1 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 7 93 100 17 67
IT 72 4 12 11 25 4 9 5 2

0 0 0 0 22 72 100 19 65
Textiles 29 7 8 9 4 1 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 52 97 100 28 73
Health & Social Care 30 0 8 6 10 6 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 27 80 100 11 54





















Subject Entries L2DS L2D L2M L2P L1D L1M L1P


U X N Q L2DS-L2D
%
L2DS-L2P
%
L2DS-L1P
%
9-7%
 National
9-4%
National
Engineering Design 35 2 1 7 7 6 6 2


4 0 0 0 9 49 89 13 74
Engineering Systems 29 3 5 8 9 0 1 3


0 0 0 0 28 86 100 4 33





















Subject Entries 99 98 88 87 77 76 66 65 55 54 44 43 33 32 9-7 % 9-4 % 9-1 % 9-7%
 National
9-4%
National
Science: Trilogy 310 3 6 12 19 18 26 24 22 44 35 24 27 23 20 23 80 100 N/A N/A









22 21 11 U X N Q













5 2 0 0 0 0 0


























The graph below also compare our 2018 results, with the national average and our 3 year performance:


2017 Results

Our Progress 8 Score was +0.3 which meant our students performed significantly above national levels. Eighty percent of our students also achieved both English and Maths at grade 9-4. Read more by following the link below:
https://www.compare-school-performance.service.gov.uk/school/108638

For a detailed breakdown, please see the tables below:

Subject Entries 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 U 9 -7% 9 -4% 9 -1% 9-7%
National
9-4%
National
English language 351 15 33 45 67 73 54 44 15 4 1 26 82 100 19.6 76.7
English Literature 348 10 42 47 56 80 58 35 13 5 2 28 84 99 20 73.5
Maths 351 22 31 50 48 90 52 35 16 6 1 29 83 100 20.5 72.2

















Subject Entries A* A B C D E F G
U A*-A% A*-C% A*-G% A*-A%
National
A*-C%
National
Art & Design (Fine Art) 81 13 23 22 21 2 0 0 0
0 44 98 100 20.3 74.6
Biology 56 16 26 13 1 0 0 0 0
0 75 100 100 41.2 91
Business Studies 171 8 27 32 48 31 16 6 3
0 20 67 100 16.7 63.4
Child Development 29 0 2 7 9 10 1 0 0
0 7 62 100 11.2 52.9
Chemistry 56 16 24 15 1 0 0 0 0
0 71 100 100 41.5 90.3
Computer Science 20 3 10 5 1 0 0 1 0
0 65 95 100 20.5 60.1
D&T: Graphic Products 28 5 5 5 5 6 2 0 0
0 36 71 100 17.2 57.8
German 18 1 3 8 2 2 2 0 0
0 22 78 100 20.9 72.8
Drama 24 0 4 6 9 4 0 1 0
0 17 79 100 19.5 70.2
D&T: Electronic Products 35 2 8 9 5 4 4 0 1
2 29 69 94 21.9 64.4
Dutch 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 100 100 100

D&T: Resistant Materials 31 0 5 6 7 6 6 1 0
0 16 58 100 10.8 53.4
French 88 7 18 33 20 9 1 0 0
0 28 89 100 20.9 68
D&T: Food Technology 43 3 8 11 17 4 0 0 0
0 26 91 100 17.1 60.6
Geography 183 17 37 49 39 22 13 4 2
0 30 78 100 22.4 64.1
History 211 41 58 42 30 19 15 4 2
0 47 81 100 24.9 64.3
IT 107 3 28 33 24 11 4 3 1
0 29 82 100 19.1 66.6
Japanese 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 100 100 100

Music 17 1 3 7 3 3 0 0 0
0 24 82 100 26.2 71.8
PE 126 12 28 42 26 12 6 0 0
0 32 86 100 17.1 67.4
Physics 56 22 22 10 2 0 0 0 0
0 79 100 100 41.1 90.9
Art & Design Photography 17 1 0 4 2 7 3 0 0
0 6 41 100 19.8 77.2
Religious Studies 17 3 7 4 1 0 2 0 0
0 59 88 100 27.7 70.5
Science: Additional 260 7 36 86 92 26 11 2 0
0 17 85 100 9.1 59.3
Science: Additional Applied 32 0 0 0 13 11 8 0 0
0 0 41 100 0.5 28.2
Science: Core 293 3 36 95 85 52 17 5 0
0 13 75 100 6.6 54.9
Textiles 18 0 4 6 2 3 2 0 1
0 22 67 100 26.1 71.9
Health and Social Care 27 0 0 10 3 7 3 3 1
0 0 48 100 11 54.7
BTEC Engineering Design 32 0 4 7 4 5 6 3 0
3 13 47 91 12.5 73.7
BTEC Engineering Systems 32 4 5 5 5 5 5 3 0
0 28 59 100 3.8 33

















Subject Entries SA A AB B BC



U A*-A
%
A*-C
%
A*-G
%
A*-A%
National
A*-C%
National
Health & Social Care 15 1 2 3 6 3



0 40 100 100 11 54

The graph below also compare our 2017 results, with the national average and our 3 year performance:

The Sunday Times 2017 

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