Assessment and Progress Reporting


To support you in helping your child at home, we will report to parents / carers twice this academic year. There will be two Progress Report Cards and one Full Report posted home, please see grid below.


Data Collection Windows Progress Report Card Full Reports
Data Window 1 – Autumn Term Years 07, 08, 09 and 10 Years 11, 12 and 13
Data Window 2 – Spring Term Years 11 and 13  
Data Window 2 – Summer Term Years 07, 08, 09, 10, and 12 Years 07, 08, 09 and 10


The Report Card will give information on the Current Performance Grade (CPG) and / or Predicted Grade, Engagement in Learning (EiL) and End of Year Target in each subject studied. The Full Report will include written comments from teachers in each subject. This information will enable you to see quickly how well your child is progressing, also if they are beginning to fall behind.


Assessment System – Key Stages 3 , 4 and 5


KS5 GCE A Level Subjects Grades
Grades:  A* – E


Key Stages 4 and 5 BTEC and Vocational Assessment Grades 
Grades: Distinction*, Distinction, Merit, Pass or Level One.


KS4 Years 09 – 11 GCSE Grades 
Grades: GCSE 9-1 grades.


KS3 Years 07 & 08

Students will be graded using GCSE 1-9 grades.


The bottom of Grade 1 (new GCSE grading) will align with the bottom of Grade G (old GCSE grading). At the top, a Grade 9 (new GCSE grading) will align with a Grade A*+ (old GCSE grading).