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Y11 Exam Season

Wednesday 17 May 2017

As Year 11 begin the exam season, every Y11 student at Bishop Barrington does so knowing they have at least one place secured at a post-16 destination (conditional of their GCSE results).

Throughout this academic year, our year 11 students have accessed bespoke careers interviews, gaining information advice and guidance from our two specialist and qualified Careers Advisors (Mrs Hammerton and Mrs Thompson), as well as having opportunities to visit and hear from post-16 providers themselves.

The following is a breakdown of where our Year 11 students have secured a place at (1st choices):

 

Table 1: Y11 cohort 2017 post-16 destinations

POST-16 DESTINATION

PERCENT OF COHORT WHO HAVE SECURED A PLACE

(1st choice)

Bishop Auckland College

26.40%

New College Durham

20.30%

Queen Elizabeth Darlington

20.30%

Durham 6th Form

19.60%

St Johns RC 6th form

4.10%

Employment with training

2.30%

South-west Durham training (part of BACOLL)

1.40%

Darlington College

1.40%

UTC

1.40%

Armed Forces

1.40%

King James I Academy 6th form

0.70%

Unknown

0.70%