Attainment and Results

Destinations:

Waterfront UTC is a University Technical College for year 9-13 students wanting to pursue careers in two of the most important industries worldwide, Construction and Engineering. For the third year in a row, 100% of our students achieved their 'chosen' destinations - that is outstanding.

In Year 11, the cohort comprised 51 students, 17 females and 34 males who achieved the following destinations.

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Placement %
WUTC Sixth Form 60%
FE College 24%
Apprenticeship 10%
Employment 6%

In Year 13 the cohort was made up of 21 students, 4 females and 17 males who achieved the following

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Placement %
Apprenticeship - heavily impacted due to COVID restrictions 19%
University 71%
Employment 10%

*Destinations Review - September 2021

KEY STAGE 4 2020-2021 - STUDENT OUTCOMES: 

We are exceptionally pleased to announce that our GCSE performance this year showed great improvement, in many areas, compare to previous years.

Final exams were once again cancelled for the Summer 2020 season due to COVID and outcomes were based on Teacher Assessed Grades. The grades took an holistic approach to students work throughout their time at Waterfront UTC and evidence gathered from various sources, mock exams, in-class assessments, coursework, independent tasks and verbal discussions, led to a true reflection of the students ability where NO student or parent disputed grades.

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • The overall average GCSE grade improved to be just below a Grade 4
  • HPA (High Prior Attainers) achieved an average of Grade 6 which is a significant mprovement on previous years
  • Pupil Premium achieved inline with Non-Pupil Premium students and were a significant improvement on last year
  • 30% of students studying Computer Science achieved a Grade 5 or above and 50% of students studying Design Technology achieved a Grade 5 or above
  • Construction Average grade went up to a Distinction*- from a Pass
  • Significant Improvements in the percentage of students achieving Grade 4s+ - especially in Science, English Literature, Geography and Computer Science
  • Significant improvements in the percentage of students at Grade 5 and above in Maths - +15%
  • English, Maths and Science add over a grade in progress against expected outcomes
  • Nearly 8% of all GCSE+BTEC grades where at the highest grades possible of Grade 8/9 or Distinction and Distinction*

Outstanding Performances:

  • Oliver - 1x Grade 9, 6x Dist*/Grade 8/Grade 7, 1 x Grade 6 = Equiv. 7x Grade A+ and a B Grade
  • Anthony - 7x Dist*/Dist/Grade 8/Grade 7, 2x Grade 6 = Equiv. 7x Grade A+ and a B Grade
  • Freya - 4x Dist*/Grade 8/Grade7, 3x Grade 6, 1x Grade 5 = Equiv. 4x Grade A+ and 4x Grade B

KEY STAGE 5 2020-2021 - STUDENT OUTCOMES: 

Construction and Engieering continues to be a real strength of Waterfront UTC.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Construction Average grade went up to a Distinction*- from a Distinction
  • Improvements in Physics (average A/B UP from a C) and Maths (average an A UP from a D)
  • An increase of 13% in the number of A* - C or Distinction* - Merit grades being awarded, this equates to 10 grades

Outstanding Performances:

  • Lorna - **D in Construction and B in Physics
  • Declan - A in Physics, A in Maths and C in DT
  • Ryan and Casey - Triple Distinction* in Construction

KEY STAGE 5 RETAKES IN ENGLISH AND MATHS: 

Cohort Size  WUTC Outcomes National 2021
English 1 0% 42.3%
Maths 3 33% 38.6%

Out of the total cohort of four students, three students achieved a Grade 3 and one student achieved a Grade 5.

DEPARTMENT FOR EDUCATION SCHOOL & COLLEGE PERFORMANCE TABLES:

There is no published data this year (2021) due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

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