Woodbridge High School

General Info

Education Phase
Secondary, 16 plus
Ofsted rating
Outstanding
Feb 8 2023 Ofsted report
Gender
Mixed
Age range
11 - 18 y.o.
Type
Local authority maintained schools
Funding
State-funded secondary
Admissions policy
Non-selective
Religious Character
Does not apply
Sixth Form
Has a sixth form
Local authority
Redbridge
Unique reference
102854
Address
St Barnabas Road, IG8 7DQ

Pupils

Number of Pupils
1851 (98% of total capacity)
Boys
49.6%
Girls
50.4%
First language not English
22.3%
Free school meals (FSM)
16.9%
Persistent absence
10.6%
Special education needs (SEN)
12.5%
Pupil ethnicities
White British 31.9%
Other White 18.5%
Mixed 13.2%
Pakistani 6.8%
African 6.2%
Bangladeshi 4.6%
Indian 4.5%
Caribbean 3.4%
Other Asian 3.3%
Other Black 2.4%
Other 2.3%
Unclassified 1.6%
Chinese 1.4%
Irish 0.1%
Capacity % and other Pupils data: Year 2022-2023 Persistent absence: Year 2023-2024

Exam Results

GCSE Results

Progress 8 score

This school
0.25
Local authority average, state-funded schools
0.5
England average, state-funded schools
-0.03

Entering EBacc

School 64%
Local authority average 51%
England average 39%

Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs

School 62%
Local authority average 64%
England average 45%

Attainment 8 score

School 51.1
Local authority average 54.6
England average 46.3

EBacc average point score

School 4.8
Local authority average 4.92
England average 4.05
Year 2022-2023

Subjects

GCSE Subjects

SubjectQualificationNumber of entries
ArabicGCSE1
Art & DesignGCSE61
BiologyGCSE56
Business Studies:SingleGCSE81
ChemistryGCSE56
ChineseGCSE1
Computer Studies/ComputingGCSE64
Design & TechnologyGCSE35
English LanguageGCSE295
English LiteratureGCSE295
Year 2022-2023

Admissions

Woodbridge High School

Admission Policy
Non-selective
Total available places
291
Status
Oversubscribed
This school is Oversubscribed because there were more 1st preference applications than available places.

Applications

1st preference
324
2nd preference
227
3rd preference
139
From another Local Authority
214
Breakdown of applications made to this school within the deadline (in-year applications are excluded)

Offers

1st preference
258
2nd preference
28
3rd preference
4
To another Local Authority
13
Breakdown of offers made on National Offer Day (in-year applications are excluded)
Year 2023-2024

Class sizes

Class typeClass size
Average size of one-teacher classes20.9
Year 2022-2023

Cohort sizes

Class type
Total
Boys
Girls
Year 7
299
162
137
Year 8
296
146
150
Year 9
296
142
154
Year 10
299
136
163
Year 11
298
144
154
Year 12
194
104
90
Year 13
169
84
85
Year 2022-2023

Participation in Education, Training, Employment

Destinations after GCSEs
School
LA
England
Staying in education
91.0%
94.5%
86.5%
Further education
18.0%
16.9%
34.7%
School sixth form
67.0%
73.2%
37.9%
Sixth form college
5.0%
3.7%
13.1%
Other education destinations
1.0%
0.8%
0.9%
Entering employment
4.0%
1.0%
3.9%
Entering apprenticeships
1.0%
0.6%
3.4%
Not in education or employment
2.0%
2.6%
5.2%
Destination unknown
2.0%
1.2%
1.0%
School: Year 2022-2023 Local authority: Year 2021-2022 England: Year 2021-2022

Progression to Higher Education or Training

Destinations after A‑levels
School
LA
England
Degrees
80.0%
86.8%
64.0%
Top third higher education institutions
28.0%
32.0%
19.7%
Russell Group
24.0%
29.5%
17.7%
Oxford or Cambridge
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
Other study at level 4 or 5
2.0%
0.6%
2.6%
Higher apprenticeships
1.0%
1.9%
1.7%
School: Year 2022-2023 Local authority: Year 2019-2020 England: Year 2019-2020
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