Education

Windermere students celebrate IB results

Dallam and Windermere pupils enjoy IB success

Kirkbie Kendal School teacher George Airey who is retiring

'Amazing ' Kirkbie Kendal school teacher George Airey retires

Windermere has been recognised for its sailing excellence

Sailing accolade for Windermere School

Cyclocross event

Eighty youngsters bask in the sun at school’s annual cyclo-cross

Martin Cope

Kirkbie Kendal School teacher Martin Cope calls it a day after 40 years

Alex Watkins and Jamie Lea Trickett who play Ned Schneebly and Patty Di Marco in Kirkbie Kendal's high-octane School of Rock staged at Kendal's Brewery Arts Centre from Tuesday until Friday, June 26-29.

For those who want to rock: school show puts guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing tunes centre stage

From left, Amber Stock, Frankie Jamieson, Alex Milburn, Sam Keeth and Joe Hurn, some of the principal players featured in Queen Katherine School's June production of Summer Holiday. Picture: Jon Granger

School's all singing all dancing summer show

School rated 'good' by Ofsted

Outdoor 'astro turf' sports pitch at the Lakes School which is being resurfaced

School's sports pitch to be resurfaced

Kendal College

New principal appointed at Kendal College

Esmae Dorrington at the science show

Wonders of science on show at Heysham

Richard Doyle

Dallam School mourns death of teacher Richard Doyle

Grange CofE Primary School head teacher Mrs Phillipa Summers reading with pupils after gaining a good Ofsted report...14/03/2018..JON GRANGER.

Grange Primary School praised by Ofsted

Marlin Plasencia and Nicole Anderson with their winning rocket car.

Rocket stars at Lakes School

Members of Castle Park School in Kendal donned period costume this week, as part of their WWII study project, to remember the British values that were fought for...Pictured are pupil Ethan Park as a young evacuee with teacher Sarah Breeze...06/02/2018..JO

Pupils go back to the 1940s

LEAGUE TABLES: How did your school do?

South Lakeland District cross-country junior trials at Sedbergh Preparatory School, Casterton...Pictured: Year 3 and 4 girls race...10/01/2018..JON GRANGER.

500 young runners take part in cross country trials

Alison Wilkinson Head of QES..

Plans for £5million purpose-built 'studio school' at Kirkby Lonsdale

Ian Lavender

Windermere School crowned best for IB programme

Headteacher Richard Wright and project leader Sarah Entwistle

Pupils reach last six of national Rolls Royce science competition

This photograph was taken at Hazelrigg this morning - 95 mm equates to 1.2 litres of water collected in a 5-inch diameter rain gauge, so picture two pints being poured over every few inches of ground

Record-breaking rainfall recorded

The infamous railway line at Birkenau

South Lakes students learn of death camp horror

Pupils of Heron Hill and Stramongate Schools in Kendal helping with the town's Pollinators project, by planting various wild flower  along the canal towpath...Picture: Heron Hill Primary School pupil Ellie McKnight with one of the wild flower specious

Heron Hill and Stramongate primary pupils join in ‘pollinators’ project

Sam Jackson and managing director Karl Burrell

Prize for talented Kirkbie Kendal School business student

Award winning pupils at the Lakes School

Lakes School celebrates its pupils' achievements

Settlebeck School - GCSE Results

Settlebeck School - GCSE Results

Queen Elizabeth School - GCSE results

Queen Elizabeth School - GCSE results

The Queen Katherine School - GCSE Results

The Queen Katherine School - GCSE Results

Kirkbie Kendal School - GCSE Results

Kirkbie Kendal School - GCSE Results

Ulverston Victoria High School - GCSE Results

Ulverston Victoria High School - GCSE Results

Windermere School

Windermere School - GCSE results

The Lakes School - GCSE Results

The Lakes School - GCSE Results

Settle College - GCSE Results

Settle College - GCSE Results

Millom School - GCSE results

Millom School - GCSE results

Lancaster Royal Grammar School - GCSE results

Lancaster Royal Grammar School - GCSE results

Cartmel Priory School - GCSE results

Cartmel Priory School - GCSE results

Appleby Grammar School - GCSE results

Appleby Grammar School - GCSE results

Dallam School - GCSE Results

Dallam School - GCSE Results

Lancaster Girls' Grammar School - GCSE results

Lancaster Girls' Grammar School - GCSE results

John Ruskin School, Coniston - GCSE Results

John Ruskin School, Coniston - GCSE Results

Queen Elizabeth School, Kirkby Lonsdale - A-level Results

Queen Elizabeth School, Kirkby Lonsdale - A-level Results

The Lakes School - A level results

The Lakes School - A level results

Sedbergh School - A-level Results

Sedbergh School - A-level Results

Appleby Grammar School Results

Appleby Grammar School Results

Lancaster University

Lancaster University in the 'top 5' for student satisfaction

Dalton Dowdales School Prom at the Netherwood Hotel Grange. Steph Scott-Wise and Kieron Grant

PICTURE GALLERY: 32 photos from local schools' prom nights

Teddy Ferguson

Windermere School student wins national sailing championship

Witherslack Dean Barwick Primary school's new head teacher Paul Macfarlane...13/06/2017..JON GRANGER.

New head appointed by South Lakes school

Winners Renee Aspin, Alice Dyer & R-Jay Martinez, pictured left to right.

Kirkbie Kendal graphics students to attend awards ceremony in London

Clare Ritchie with Joseph Martin (starting in September) and Mabel Cormack

Big demand for new Kendal nursery

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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