Exam Statistics

The table below sets out the percentage of the Tonbridge School examination grades achieved in the 2018 examinations.

All Advanced Level Results held by 2018 Upper Sixth

(The mean grade is shown on a scale in which A* scores 56 UCAS points, A = 48, B = 40, C = 32, D = 24 and E = 16)

SUBJECT No. of entries Grades No. of A*-E % Pass Mean Grade
    A* A B C D E U      
Biology 16 5 5 3 2 1 0 0 16 100 45.50
Business 13 0 5 4 4 0 0 0 13 100 40.62
Chemistry 42 18 14 8 0 2 0 0 42 100 48.76
Design Tech. 9 3 4 2 0 0 0 0 9 100 48.89
Economics 52 13 25 11 3 0 0 0 52 100 47.38
French 22 1 7 7 5 2 0 0 22 100 40.00
Geography 22 10 3 7 2 0 0 0 22 100 47.64
German 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 100 56.00
Gov. & Pol. 25 6 10 5 2 2 0 0 25 100 45.12
Greek 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 100 46.00
Latin 12 3 7 2 0 0 0 0 12 100 48.67
Mathematics 93 40 26 18 7 2 0 0 93 100 48.17
Maths Further 31 17 9 4 0 1 0 0 31 100 50.58
Physics 30 11 11 6 2 0 0 0 30 100 48.27
Spanish 13 2 5 5 1 0 0 0 13 100 44.92
TOTALS 388 131 135 84 28 10 0 0 388 100 47.20
%   34 35 22 7 3 0 0      
Cumulative %    34 69 90 97 100 100 100      

All Pre-U Results held by 2018 Upper Sixth

(The mean grade is shown on a scale in which D1 and D2 score 56 UCAS points, D3 = 52, M1 = 44, M2 = 40 and M3 = 36)

SUBJECT No. of
entries
Grades   % Pass Mean
Grade
    D1 D2 D3 M1 M2 M3 P1 P2 P3 U D1-P3    
Art & Design 5 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 100 54.40
English 36 1 4 13 8 4 5 0 1 0 0 36 100 46.44
History 37 3 8 14 8 3 1 0 0 0 0 37 100 50.05
Mandarin 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 100 50.00
Music 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 100 52.00
Philosophy & Theology 43 2 5 10 7 9 4 1 2 2 1 42 97.7 42.79
TOTALS 126 7 20 42 24 16 10 1 3 2 1 125 99.72 46.76
%   6 16 33 19 13 8 1 2 2 1      
Cumulative %    6 21 55 74 87 94 95 98 99 100      

From all types of entry:

 Candidates  150
 Entries per candidate:  3.5
 UCAS points per candidate - all types      163 

GCSE & IGCSE RESULTS USING a* TO G held by tHE 2018 Year 11s

(Mean grades using ISC scale of A* = 8, A = 7, etc.)

Subject No. of entries grades % A-C Pass mean grade
    A* A B C D-U    
Biology 126 89 31 6 0 0 100.0 8.01
Chemistry 126 113 13 0 0 0 100.0 8.35
Chinese 20 18 1 0 1 0 100.0 8.25
Computing 14 10 4 0 0 0 100.0 8.07
Design Tech - RMT 35 22 9 4 0 0 100.0 7.83
Design Tech - S&C 20 8 9 3 0 0 100.0 7.45
English Literature 156 95 48 12 1 0 100.0 7.82
French 95 49 30 14 2 0 100.0 7.58
Geography 85 49 25 8 3 0 100.0 7.70
German 14 9 4 1 0 0 100.0 7.89
History 100 66 27 6 1 0 100.0 7.91
Italian 20 13 5 2 0 0 100.0 7.88
Latin (early take in 2017) 15 14 1 0 0 0 100.0 8.40
Music 18 12 6 0 0 0 100.0 8.00
Physics 126 105 18 2 1 0 100.0 8.22
Religious Studs. 71 44 13 11 3 0 100.0 7.69
Science (Double Award) 60 22 21 14 3 0 100.0 7.22
Spanish 72 36 17 14 5 0 100.0 7.42
Russian 1 1 0 0 0 0 100.0 8.50
TOTALS 1174 775 282 97 20 0 100.0 7.87
%   66 24 8 2 0    
Cumulative %    66 90 98 100 100    

All GCSE & IGCSE results using 9 to 1 held by 2018 Year 11s

SUBJECT No. of entries Grades % 9-4 Pass Mean Grade
    9 8 7 6 5 4 or less    
Art & Design 26 11 11 4 0 0 0 100.0 8.27
Classical Greek 13 8 4 1 0 0 0 100.0 8.54
Drama 25 4 4 8 7 2 0 100.0 7.04
English Language 156 102 40 13 1 0 0 100.0 8.56
Latin 36 7 18 7 3 1 0 100.0 7.75
Mathematics 156 86 41 23 6 0 0 100.0 8.33
TOTALS 412 218 118 56 17 3 0 100.0 8.26
%   53 29 14 4 1 0.0    
Cumulative %    53 82 95 99 100 100    

 

From both types of entry

 Total no. of candidates:  156
 Entries per candidate:  10.2
 Median holding:  7A*s & 3As
 Candidates holding 9 or more A*, 9 or 8 grades  42%
 Candidates holding 9 or more grades A/7 or better  74%