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School performance tables: how we report the data

How we receive, report and calculate the data in the school performance tables.

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This guide explains how we use data in the school performance tables to compare schools’ and colleges’ performance over time and to national averages.

Published 31 March 2016
Last updated 5 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated to amend 2017 changes to school performance tables.
  2. Updated to amend 2017 changes to school performance tables.
  3. Updated to include 2017 changes to school performance tables.
  4. Added link to the statistical first release: 'National curriculum assessments: key stage 2, 2016 (revised)'
  5. Added information on changes to measuring performance since 2014 and on data that we don't report.
  6. Added information about changes to the way we count key stage 4 qualifications since 2014.
  7. First published.