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Education

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Windermere School pupils enjoy sailing success

Max Davies (left) and Ali Crossdale playing for England in France earlier this year

Sedbergh School 1st XV vice captains Maxwell Davies and Alistair Crossdale sign professional rugby union contracts for Newcastle Falcons and Saracens

Hawkshead school pupil's, (left), Annie Hodgson and Sophie Gill part of the team who helped achieve the school's Green Flag Eco Award..

Hawkshead school receives eco award for the fifth time

Kendal College

Kendal College and Kendal Town FC launch course to help young people follow a career in sport

Primary school shut after norovirus outbreak

Primary school shut after norovirus outbreak

Zoe Butler

Kendal's Zoe Butler named University of Cumbria's student of the year

The Sedbergh School team of 24 included pupils from Year 11, 12 and 13, and 12 teachers including Headmaster Andrew Fleck

Sedbergh School team wins Blood Sweat and Gears cycle challenge

Anna Walkden

Sedbergh School student,18, illustrates charity children’s book

Let our Kids be Kids

South Lakes parents to boycott schools in SATs protest

Derek Gatherer

Virus warning by Ebola expert

Sue Woodburn Head Teacher of Burton Morewood school with Richard Wilson Teaching school lead, assistant head teacher..

Training honour for top South Lakes primary school

Archie Davies

Sedbergh schoolboy chosen to play golf for Wales

Retiring Kendal Nursery School head teacher Veronica Broyd (centre) with (on left), chairman of governors, Vivien Kincey and vice-chairman, Hilary Peatfield (right). Mrs Broyd aims to spend more time outdoors, swapping her school shoes for walking boots

Popular Kendal nursery head teacher Veronica Broyd calls it a day

Bentham School pupils share a love of reading

Delight as Bentham Community Primary School is rated as good

Sedbergh School's U13 11 a-side girls hockey team crowned county champions

Sedbergh School girls hockey team crowned county champions

Top schoolboy rugby teams compete in tournament at Sedbergh

Sedbergh School rugby stars take glory at Twickenham

Sedbergh School rugby stars take glory at Twickenham

John Campbell and Phoebe Whattoff

PHOTO GALLERY: Historic Wilson Run record smashed in 133rd Year

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PICTURES: Queen Katherine students organise bike ride with MP Tim Farron in aid of refugees

Celebrating their outstanding Ofsted report at Old Hutton Primary school Headteacher Andrea Walker with fellow staff and pupils.. (58130603)

Top praise for South Lakes school

QKS student Hannah Wood (left) with BAE apprentice Lucas Telford

Budding Queen Katherine School engineers enjoy taster days at Furness College

Professor Nick Graham and his wife Dr Christina Hicks

University appoints climate change duo

Engineering tutor Alex Bergus will be running the makerspace at Kendal College

Kendal College engineering department to open up facilities for public in free 'makerspace'

Skipton MP Julian Smith plays host to youngsters from Bentham Primary School

Bentham pupils enjoy London adventure, with a visit to the Houses of Parliament

The Sedbergh School Modern Foreign Languages Team of Aidan Rhatigan, T R Bolderstone, Andrew Loughe (Head of Department), Kate Wright and Elizabeth Goodman

Conference at Sedbergh School will celebrate languages

A Selside School lunch

Rural schools hit cash crisis after free school meals support grant is cut

Animal Care tutor Sarah Neill guided the students with their campaign

Kendal College animal welfare students launch anti-whaling video campaign and petition

The steeple before the repairs began. Photos by Mike Darwell and John Coward Architects.

All Saints congregation 'delighted' with renovations of steeple of Burton-in-Lonsdale church

Heron Hill (55443339)

Heron Hill Primary school students to grow seeds from space

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Playwright Alan Bennett visits Queen Katherine School at Kendal

International visitors to Kendal College with principal Graham Wilkinson (bottom left) and project leader Richard Evans (bottom, centre).

Kendal College hosts international visitors

Russian teachers visit QKS, (back left), Aeexei Semenov, Elena Bulin-Sokolova and Konstantin Ziskin with pupils, Stephen Healey and Amy Dawson.. (52947422)

Moscow teachers pay visit to Queen Katherine School at Kendal

Staff and pupils from Wennington Hall School at British Heart Foundation shop in Blackpool

Wennington Hall School praised for its No Smoking Day activities

The 16 ambassadors at Queen Katherine School in Kendal

Queen Katherine School pupils at Kendal become 'ambassadors'

Picture left to right: Harry Guest, Maisie Weymouth, Aaron Atkinson and Megan Braithwaite

An ice surprise for little ones in class

Settle College offer a good education. Picture are, back row, Rosie Laycock, Howard Hill, Bethany Duncan; and front, Leah Stanford, Oliver Drew, Edward Sharp and Amelia Veevers

Settle College celebrates 'good' rating from Ofsted inspectors

Ulverston Victoria High School officially opened its new £5m building at Ulverston Victoria High School. Chairman of Cumbria County Council Melvyn Worth cuts the ribbon with the youngest Year 7 students Kara Grace, Oliver Burrows, Dylan Webb and Eleano

New £4.5million building opens at Ulverston Victoria High School

Burneside pupils receive awards after getting involved in activities outdoors

Burneside pupils receive awards after getting involved in activities outdoors

LETTER: More consultation needed over University of Cumbria plans at Ambleside

LETTER: More consultation needed over University of Cumbria plans at Ambleside

The new logo

Kendal College students' logo set to give boost to South Lakeland Credit Union

Cartmel CE Primary School has undergone major improvements to school including an extension and refurbishment. Tim Farron, MP, officially opened the new classroom with headteacher Rachel Battersby (right) and pupils Rob Wattan (left) and Isabel Cole (righ

Cartmel Primary School celebrates revamped site

DELIGHTED: Children from Ulverston Victoria High look happy with their designs

Free rugby kit for schools

College is top class for employability

College is top class for employability

Kendal students represent England at running

Kendal students represent England at running

Kirkby Stephen's Harrison & Hetherington's  2015 Continental Champion by Messrs D. & C.E. Marston of Easegill Head, Wharton

Auction Marts - NWA J36, Kirkby Stephen and Carlisle

George’s design joy

George’s design joy

Ulverston lads go for gold at work placement

Lancaster University scoops another award

Lancaster University scoops another award

John Ruskin School - GCSE Results

John Ruskin School - GCSE Results

Wings School - GCSE results

Wings School - GCSE results

Local schools

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Primary Schools (Key Stage 2)

  • Beetham CofE Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - SUPP
    • 2013 - SUPP

    Average points score: SUPP

  • Castle Park School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 71%
    • 2013 - 83%

    Average points score: 27.9

  • Crosscrake CofE Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 70%
    • 2013 - 86%

    Average points score: 28.7

  • Crosthwaite CofE School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 100%
    • 2013 - SUPP

    Average points score: 29.6

  • Dean Barwick School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - SUPP
    • 2013 - 63%

    Average points score: SUPP

  • Dean Gibson Catholic Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 68%
    • 2013 - 92%

    Average points score: 28.6

  • Goodly Dale Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 75%
    • 2013 - 100%

    Average points score: 26.1

  • Grayrigg CofE School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 71%
    • 2013 - 57%

    Average points score: 28.5

  • Heron Hill Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 82%
    • 2013 - 59%

    Average points score: 28.5

  • Heversham St Peter's CofE Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 86%
    • 2013 - 100%

    Average points score: 28.9

  • Holme Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 100%
    • 2013 - 100%

    Average points score: 29.5

  • Levens CofE School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 100%
    • 2013 - 80%

    Average points score: 32.8

  • Lindale CofE Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 83%
    • 2013 - 50%

    Average points score: 30.4

  • Milnthorpe Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 81%
    • 2013 - 67%

    Average points score: 28.9

  • Old Hutton CofE School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 100%
    • 2013 - 71%

    Average points score: 31.4

  • Sandgate School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - SUPP
    • 2013 - SUPP

    Average points score: SUPP

  • Sedbergh Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 57%
    • 2013 - 76%

    Average points score: 27.1

  • Selside Endowed CofE Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - SUPP
    • 2013 - 100%

    Average points score: SUPP

  • St Cuthbert's Catholic Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 100%
    • 2013 - 83%

    Average points score: 30.8

  • St Mark's CofE Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 68%
    • 2013 - 83%

    Average points score: 28.8

  • St Mary's CofE Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 63%
    • 2013 - 92%

    Average points score: 28.5

  • St Oswald's CofE Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 69%
    • 2013 - 60%

    Average points score: 26.5

  • St Patrick's CofE School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 71%
    • 2013 - 71%

    Average points score: 27.6

  • St Thomas's CofE Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 72%
    • 2013 - 65%

    Average points score: 28.0

  • Staveley CofE School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 78%
    • 2013 - 88%

    Average points score: 28.7

  • Storth CofE School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 92%
    • 2013 - 100%

    Average points score: 29.1

  • Vicarage Park CofE Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 60%
    • 2013 - 86%

    Average points score: 28.6

  • Yealand Church of England Primary School

    Percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 English & maths
    • 2014 - 100%
    • 2013 - 57%

    Average points score: 31.9

Secondary Schools (Key Stage 4)

  • Cedar House School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - NA
    • 2012 - 0%
    • 2013 - 0%
    • 2014 - 0%
  • Dallam School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - 73%
    • 2012 - 67%
    • 2013 - 69%
    • 2014 - 73%
  • Kirkbie Kendal School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - 58%
    • 2012 - 67%
    • 2013 - 62%
    • 2014 - 61%
  • Queen Elizabeth School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - 77%
    • 2012 - 76%
    • 2013 - 74%
    • 2014 - 79%
  • Sandgate School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - SUPP
    • 2012 - SUPP
    • 2013 - 0%
    • 2014 - SUPP
  • Sedbergh School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - 71%
    • 2012 - 81%
    • 2013 - 0%
    • 2014 - 18%
  • Settlebeck High School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - 49%
    • 2012 - 59%
    • 2013 - 65%
    • 2014 - 69%
  • The Queen Katherine School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - 67%
    • 2012 - 67%
    • 2013 - 59%
    • 2014 - 61%
  • Underley Garden School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - 0%
    • 2012 - 0%
    • 2013 - 0%
    • 2014 - SUPP
  • Whinfell School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - SUPP
    • 2012 - SUPP
    • 2013 - SUPP
    • 2014 - SUPP
  • Wings School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - 6%
    • 2012 - 14%
    • 2013 - 13%
    • 2014 - 14%
  • Witherslack Hall School

    Percentage of pupils attaining 5+ GCSEs at A*-C (or equivalent) including English and maths
    • 2011 - 0%
    • 2012 - 0%
    • 2013 - 0%
    • 2014 - 0%

Sixth Forms & Colleges (Key Stage 5)

  • Dallam School

    Average point score per A level entry expressed as a grade
    • C
  • Kendal College

    Average point score per A level entry expressed as a grade
    • NE
  • Kirkbie Kendal School

    Average point score per A level entry expressed as a grade
    • C
  • Queen Elizabeth School

    Average point score per A level entry expressed as a grade
    • C+
  • Sedbergh School

    Average point score per A level entry expressed as a grade
    • C+
  • The Queen Katherine School

    Average point score per A level entry expressed as a grade
    • B-

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