At The Kingsway School students are entered for examinations with the following exam boards, please use the links below should you wish to access information for your own learning.

Assessment and Qualifications Alliance

Oxford Cambridge and RSA Examinations

Edexcel / Pearson

Welsh Joint Education Committee


Invigilation

Invigilation of examinations is carried out by a trained team of external invigilators who oversee the smooth running of all public examinations at The Kingsway School.

If you are interested in invigilating during our summer exams please email the Exam Officers, below, for more information.


Exams and Data Officers: Mrs K. Exley & Mrs S. Holmes

Email:
k.exley@kingsway.stockport.sch.uk
s.holmes@kingsway.stockport.sch.uk

Phone:
0161 428 7706 Ext. 490


Results 2023

Kingsway Results (%)

Performance Measure Kingsway 2023 Kingsway 2022 Kingsway 2021 Kingsway 2020 Kingsway 2019
Attainment 8 46.84 53.1 52.84 50.36 48.42
Progress 8 -0.06 0.07 N/A N/A -0.04
% Eng & Maths (9-5) 44 55 59 52 48
% Eng & Maths (9-4) 68 76 78 77 72
EBACC Average Point Score 4.20 4.76 4.70 4.46 4.29
% EBACC Entry 45 53 52 46 48

Please note that Leavers 2020 were assessed using Centre Assessed Grades and Leavers 2021 were assessed using Teacher Assessed Grades. All other year groups sat national examinations

Subject Results (%)

GCSE 1-9 (Att8 Points)

Name Cohort 9 - 7 % 9 - 5 % 9 - 4 % 9 - 1 % Average Points
Arabic 2 100 100 100 100 8.00
Art 47 26 75 94 100 5.55
Biology 61 41 85 95 98 6.13
Business Studies 112 10 31 48 96 3.52
Chemistry 61 49 90 97 98 6.39
Chinese 3 100 100 100 100 9.00
Computer Science 27 22 48 67 100 4.56
English Language 243 20 62 78 97 4.88
English Literature 241 28 66 78 95 5.07
Film Studies 12 33 67 75 92 5.08
French 76 24 68 91 100 5.24
Geography 171 21 49 64 99 4.60
German 6 17 100 100 100 5.83
History 50 24 56 64 96 4.66
Italian 1 100 100 100 100 9.00
Maths 245 20 50 74 98 4.66
PE 33 3 39 42 100 3.91
Performing Arts - Music 12 8 33 42 92 3.58
Persian 2 100 100 100 100 8.50
Physics 61 43 80 98 100 6.28
Polish 1 100 100 100 100 9.00
RE 54 54 74 80 98 6.00
Spanish 39 23 51 80 97 5.00
Urdu 2 100 100 100 100 9.00

GCSE 1-9 Split Double (Att8 Points)

Name Cohort 9 - 7 % 9 - 5 % 9 - 4 % 9 - 1 % Avg. Points
Science Trilogy 183 8 37 62 96 4.01

OCR NAT (Att8 Points)

Name Cohort D2* - D2 % D2* - P2 % D2* - P1 % Average Points
Health & Social Care 50 26 64 90 4.35
Engineering Design 39 0 23 69 1.92
ICT iMedia 53 9 47 83 3.06
Performing Arts - Acting 16 38 63 75 4.09
Performing Arts - Dance 6 50 100 100 5.75
Sports Studies 36 6 58 89 3.65
Travel Tourism 7 14 100 100 4.86

WJEC L1/2 (Att8 Points)

Name Cohort D2* - D2 % D2* - P2 % D2* - P1 % Average Points
Food Studies 33 39 79 91 5.27

 


Destination of Leavers

  School
2020
LA Average England Average
% of pupils staying in education or employment for at least 2 terms after key stage 4 (any sustained education, apprenticeship or employment destination). 2021 is the latest data available. 94% 94% 94%
Total number of pupils included in destination measures (number of pupils who finished key stage 4 (year 11) in 2021) 308 2,886 576,305

Assessment and Qualifications Alliance

Edexcel / Pearson

Oxford Cambridge and RSA Examinations

Welsh Joint Education Committee

Past papers are available from each examination board (papers that were sat approximately 12 months ago) usually for teaching purposes. Please use the links above to access past papers.

To assist you further, please check the list of all examination subjects and codes.

Title Exam Code Exam Board Qualification Written Exam CA
Additional Maths (QAN 100/2548/0) 6993 OCR FSMQ 100%  
Written exam 6993/01        
Art (QAN 601/8088/2) 8201 AQA GCSE    
Component 1 - Portfolio 8201/C       60%
Component 2 - Externally Set Assignment 8201/X       40%
Biology (QAN 601/8752/9) 8461 AQA GCSE    
Paper 1 8461/1F or 1H     50%  
Paper 2 8461/2F or2H     50%  
Business Studies* 1BR0 Edexcel GCSE    
Chemistry (QAN 601/8757/8) 8462 AQA GCSE    
Paper 1 8462/1F or 1H     50%  
Paper 2 8462/2F or2H     50%  
Computer Science (QAN 601/8355/X) J276 OCR GCSE    
Paper 1 Computer science       50%  
Paper 2 Algorithms and programming       50%  
Unit 3 Programming Project (CA)          
D&T - Craft Resistant Materials Y11 Only*   NCFE Level 2    
D&T - Craft Graphic Products Y11 Only*   NCFE Level 2    
D&T - Electronic Products *   WJEC GCSE    
Drama (QAN 601/8491/7) 1DR0 Edexcel GCSE    
Component 1 Devising          
Component 2 Performance from text          
Component 3 Theatre makers in Practice          
English Language (QAN 601/4293/3) 8700 AQA GCSE    
Paper 1 Explorations in Creative Reading and Writing 8700/1     50%  
Paper 2 Writers - viewpoints and perspectives 8700/2     50%  
NEA Spoken Language (Endorsement) 8700/C        
English Literature (QAN 601/4447/8) 8702 AQA GCSE    
Paper 1 Shakespeare and the 19th Century Novel 8702/1     40%  
Paper 2 Modern Texts and Poetry 8702/2     60%  
French (QAN 601/8157/6) 8658 AQA GCSE    
Paper 1 Listening Test F/H 8658/LF/LH     25%  
Paper 2 Speaking Test F/H 8658/SF/SH     25%  
Paper 3 Reading Test F/H 8658/RF/RH     25%  
Paper 4 Writing Test F/H 8658/WF/WH     25%  
Geography (QAN 601/8410/3) 8035 AQA GCSE    
Paper 1 Living with the physical environment 8035/1     35%  
Paper 2 Changes in the human environment 8035/2     35%  
Paper 3 Geographical applications 8035/3     30%  
German (QAN 601/8159/X) 8668 AQA GCSE    
Paper 1 Listening Test F/H 8668/LF/LH     25%  
Paper 2 Speaking Test F/H 8668/SF/SH     25%  
Paper 3 Reading Test F/H 8668/RF/RH     25%  
Paper 4 Writing Test F/H 8668/WF/WH     25%  
Health & Social Care (QAN 500/4471/0) J811 OCR Cambridge Nationals    
  R021        
  R022        
  R027        
  R031        
History (QAN 601/8091/2) J410 OCR GCSE    
Food & Cookery   NCFE Level 2    
ICT CiDA Y11 Only* GCDA2 Edexcel Level 2    
Mathematics (QAN 601/4700/3) 1MA1 Edexcel GCSE    
Paper 1 F/H 1MA1F/H        
Paper 2 F/H          
Paper 3 F/H          
Film Studies (QAN 603/0889/8)*   WJEC GCSE    
Music (QAN 601/8204/0) 1MU0 Edexcel GCSE    
Component 1 Performing          
Component 2 Composing          
Component 3 Appraising          
Physical Education (QAN 601/8161/8) 1PE0 Edexcel GCSE    
Component 1 Fitness and body systems          
Component 2 Health and performance          
Component 3 Practice Performance          
Component 4 Personal Exercise Programme (PEP)          
Physics (QAN 601/8751/7) 8463 AQA GCSE    
Paper 1 8463/1F or 1H     50%  
Paper 2 8463/2F or2H     50%  
Religious Studies B (QAN) 1RB0 Edexcel GCSE    
Paper 1 1B Christianity ZN        
Paper 2 2C Islam          
Science Triology (QAN 600/0892/1) 8464 AQA GCSE    
Paper 1 Biology F/H 8464F/H     16 ?  
Paper 2 Biology F/H       16 ?  
Paper 3 Chemistry F/H       16 ?  
Paper 4 Chemistry F/H       16 ?  
Paper 5 Physics F/H       16 ?  
Paper 6 Physics F/H       16 ?  
Spanish (QAN 601/8160/6) 8698 AQA GCSE    
Paper 1 Listening Test F/H 8698/LF/LH     25%  
Paper 2 Speaking Test F/H 8698/SF/SH     25%  
Paper 3 Reading Test F/H 8698/RF/RH     25%  
Paper 4 Writing Test F/H 8698/WF/WH     25%  
Sport Studies   OCR Cambridge Nationals    
Unit 1 Contemporary Issues in Sport          
Unit 2 Developing sports skills R052        
Unit 3 Sports leadership R053        
Unit 4 Sport and the media R054        
Unit 5 Working in the sports industry R055        
Unit 6 Dev Skills outdoor activities R056