Research and analysis

Sponsored academy performance

This analysis compares the performance of sponsored academies and similar maintained schools.

Documents

An analysis of the performance of sponsored academies

Characteristics of key stages 2 and 4 sponsored academy cohorts and comparator groups

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Details

This report compares the performance of the different ‘cohorts’ in academies to the national average performance for state-funded schools.

It makes fair comparisons by matching sponsored academies with similar non-academies based on inspection results and the make-up of their pupils.

Published 23 January 2019