Consultation outcome

Secondary school accountability consultation

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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Government response to the consultation on secondary school accountability published on 7 February 2013.

Original consultation


A public consultation on changes to the way secondary school performance is measured.

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Consultation description

This consultation proposes changes to the existing secondary school performance measures which will reflect the significant reforms to GCSEs, and seeks views on the publication of other data which could strengthen the secondary accountability system.


Secondary school accountability: consultation document

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Progress 8 measure: factsheet

Published 7 February 2013
Last updated 13 February 2014 + show all updates
  1. Added the factsheet.
  2. Added the document 'Update on progress 8 measure and reforms to secondary school accountability framework'.
  3. Government response to consultation has been added.
  4. First published.