Ealing students achieve record GCSE results

High schools in Ealing are celebrating the increase in the number of students achieving five or more good grades at GCSE.

Provisional figures show that 60 per cent of Ealing students secured A*-C grades. thsi is a rise of nearly 5 per cent on last year’s results and the best ever recorded for Ealing schools.

Several schools have posted double-digit increases but two schools reported outstanding increases.

Featherstone High school in Southall achieved an 28 per cent rise on last year’s results, moving from 52% to 80% success rate.

Greenford High School in Southall achieved an 18 per cent rise on last year’s results, moving from 52% to 70% success rate

The other two schools in Southall, Villiers and Dormers Wells high schools both improved by 11 per cent.

School 5A*-C inc EM 2010 5A*-C inc EM 2009 % difference
Acton High School 51% 37% 14%
Brentside High School 58% 60% -2%
Cardinal Wiseman high School 77% 77% 0%
Dormers Wells High School 53% 42% 11%
Drayton Manor High School 63% 64% -1%
Elthorne Park High School 70% 65% 5%
Featherstone High School 80% 52% 28%
Greenford High School 70% 52% 18%
Northolt High School 43% 38% 5%
The Ellen W. School for Girls 60% 59% 1%
Twyford CE High School 79% 74% 5%
Villiers High School 62% 51% 11%
Ealing Average 60.0% 55.4% 5%