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Destination measures for key stage 4 and 16 to 18 students

Guidance on key stage 4 and 16 to 18 destination measures: revised data for 2018.

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Guidance on key stage 4 and 16 to 18 destination measures data in the school and college performance tables.

The 2018 document is for students who finished their phase of study in the 2015 to 2016 academic year.

They include:

  • changes to the destination measures
  • sources of the data
  • how we calculate the measures
  • the categories of destinations

‘Destination’ means what students went on to do after they finished their study at key stage 4 or at 16 to 18, for example, staying in education or getting employed.

The destination measures provide clear and comparable information on the success of schools and colleges in helping all their students take qualifications that offer them the best opportunity to progress.

Published 25 January 2018
Last updated 24 January 2019 + show all updates
  1. Replaced guidance with 'destination guidance for key stage 4 and 16 to 18 students: 2018'.
  2. First published.