Bexley Grammar School

Secondary
Post 16

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Danson Lane
Welling
DA16 2BL
Bust
Pupils
1368
Cake
Ages
11 - 18
Gender
Gender
Mixed
Building
Type
Academy - Converter Mainstream
Mr ofsted
4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 1.97
Ofsted Report
(11/16/07)
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97%
NATIONAL AVG. 41%
5 A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) inc. English and maths
Absence
418.1
EXCELLENT
Average Point Score
Per Pupil (GCSE) (Age 16)
Value added
+24.8
School Guide
Value Added Score
100%
NATIONAL AVG. 63%
3 or more A Levels (A*-E)
or equivalent (Age 18)
Absence
999.8
EXCELLENT
Average Point Score
Per Pupil (A level) (Age 18)
Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil Pupil
Teacher 14.0:1
NATIONAL AVG. 13.3:1
Pupil/Teacher Ratio
Absence
0.8%
NATIONAL AVG. 2.78%
Persistent Absence
School language
19%
NATIONAL AVG. 12%
Pupils first language
not English
Meals
2.9%
NATIONAL AVG. 14.54%
Pupils registered for free school meals
74%
NATIONAL AVG. 41%
Happiness Rating

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Catchment information

Undersubscribed in 2014

Bexley Grammar School

Published admission number 192
Cut-off distance 3.4 miles
Geographical priority Cut-off distance (nearest child)

Admissions Criteria

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020 8303 7777

How have we plotted this map?

For this school, priority is given to children who live nearest to the school, measured by a straight line. No predefined catchment area exists but a circular priority area is created, the radius of which is the distance between the school and the home of the last child taking up a place in the previous year. The size of the cut-off distance circle will change annually and is different to a catchment area.

School Guide provides this data as a guide to future admissions only. We recommend parents always check important catchment information with the relevant local authority and consider the list of higher priorities (SEN, siblings, etc.) before applying to a school.

See Pupil heat maps and catchment FAQs for more information on the way geographical areas are used to allocate places when a school is oversubscribed.

020 8303 7777

This School Guide heat map has been plotted using official pupil data taken from the last School Census collected by the Department for Education. It is a visualisation of where pupils lived at the time of the last School Census (released annually in July).

Our heat maps use groups of postcodes, not individual postcodes, and have naturally soft edges. All pupils are included in the mapping (i.e. children with siblings already at the school, high priority pupils and selective and/or religious admissions) but we may have removed statistical ‘outliers’ with more remote postcodes that do not reflect majority admissions.

For some schools, the heat map may be a useful indicator of the catchment area but our heat maps are not the same as catchment maps. Catchment maps, published by the school or local authority, are based on geographical admissions criteria and show actual cut-off distances and pre-defined catchment areas for a single admission year.

View this school’s catchment or cut-off distance map by clicking on the link above. See Pupil heat maps and catchment FAQs for more information about the source of pupil heat map data. We also explain the difference between our pupil heat maps, cut-off distance maps and catchment area maps.

Parent reviews

Average Rating:

BY PARENTS, FOR PARENTS

“Deserves its Outstanding rating”
AUTHOR:
There are so many good things about Bexley Grammar from the point of view of transferring to secondary school. It has an innovative Y7 Diploma to encourage immediate engagement with clubs, House activities and the musical and sporting life of the school. It has an excellent academic reputation but also offers very good pastoral support. The Parents Association is active and welcoming. The music department is inclusive and offers excellence for everyone. The children are generally friendly and kind to each other and the staff are mostly very good indeed. The languages specialism permeates the whole curriculum, offering older students the chance to do work experience in France, and there are masses of trips on offer. ParentPay makes managing home-school communications easy and efficient, and entertaining weekly newsletters keep you up to date with what is happening in the wider school community.
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