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GCSE Exam Results 2016

Faringdon Community College is pleased to announce a great set of results for this year's Y11 students with 74% achieving A* - C in English and Maths.


  • Students achieving A*-C in English and Maths - 74%
  • Students achieving 5 A*-C incl. English & Maths 70%
  • Attainment 8 5.46
  • Students achieving 5 A*-G including English and Maths 99.5%

Students achieving 5 A*-G including English and Maths 99.5%

The school's Attainment 8 was 5.46 equivalent to an average of a high C grade for every student. 
The school's Progress 8 score is +0.32 with pupils performing better than the national average across their best eight GCSEs.

We are proud of the achievements of all our students who gained these results through hard work, committed staff and supportive parents.

For information about what paths our students have chosen after Year 11, read the document below.

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GCSE Results 2015

School Performance Tables


The Department for Education (DfE) publish information showing our Key Stage 4 (GCSE) results for 2015. The performance figures for 2015 are published by the DfE in late January 2016. Please find below a summary of our Exam Results from August 2015. We will add the figures for 2016 when these are released.


  • KS4 Headline Figures (GCSE)
  • Measure 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
  • 5A*-C 95% 94% 93% 68% 73%
  • 5A*-C (inc English and Maths) 64% 66% 72% 61% 67%
  • 5A*-G 99% 99% 98% 99% 99.5%
  • 3A*-A (Gifted and Talented measure) 34% 43% 34% 31% 24%

Summary of GCSE Results

The number of students with 5 A*-C grades (including English and Mathematics) was 67% of the cohort. 73% of students achieved 5 A*-C grades while 99.5% of students achieved 5 passes at A*-G levels.