Performance and progress data maintained by the Department for Education as part of the Compare School Performance service can be accessed here.

Department for Education

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John Port Spencer Academy is a Good School (May 2022). The full inspection report is available here: John Port Spencer Academy – Ofsted Report – 2022

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Exam Results 2021/22

GCSE Exams
John Port Spencer Academy Staff and students are celebrating outstanding GCSE results again this year. We are proud of the achievements of our young people both in and outside the classroom, but value the importance of exceptional results to ensure our students can follow the pathway they desire on leaving John Port.

Sixth Form Exams
We are delighted with the results that our students have achieved. All students have worked incredibly hard and have shown exceptional levels of dedication. We are proud that our students are able to progress to their chosen courses and destinations, including degree apprenticeships, university courses and the world of work and we wish them every success in the future.

Key Stage 4 Performance Measures (2021/2022)

JPSA National Average
Progress 8 +0.01 -0.03
% of students achieving grade 4 and above in English and Maths 79% 65% (2019)
% of students achieving grade 5 and above in English and Maths 61% 43% (2019)
Attainment 8 52.91 46.7 (2019)
EBacc Average Point Score 4.59 4.07 (2019)


Key Stage 5 Performance Measures (2021/22)

JPSA National Average
A-Level Average Points Score 37.9 33.9 (2019)
Applied General Average Point Score 39.4
% A-Levels AAB or higher (including 2 facilitating subjects) 19.5% 13% (2019)
% of students retained 100%
% of students retained for a second year 100%
% of students retained and assessed 99%


Year 11 Progressions Statistics for John Port Spencer Academy Leavers

Progressions Group Analysis (%) 2021/22
Total in Full Time Education 95.2
Total Training (Non Employed) 0
Total Employment 4.5
Total Voluntary and Part Time Activities 0.3
Total NEET 0
Total Unknown 0