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Education

Dallam School at Milnthorpe..

Fence frenzy grips Cumbrian schools

Sophia Foster and Will Richmond

Pupils win places at prestigious Youth Music Theatre UK

Sedbergh School in Canada

NOSTALGIA: Blizzard conditions proved difficult for Wilson Run competitors at Sedbergh 100 years ago

Windermere School pupils entertained the crowds with a performance of 'The Amazing Adventures of Superstan'

Music and laughter as children from Windermere School entertain

Kirkby Stephen Grammar School head teacher Ruth Houston and chairman of governors Simon Bennett who are fighting Ofsted report, after inspectors placed the 450 year old establishment in special measures. JON GRANGER

Cumbrian school placed into special measures

Queen Katherine School.

£30k fence plans for school in special measures to go ahead

Pupils gain places of their choice

Most Cumbrian pupils gain place at secondary school of their choice

Event aims to encourage youngsters to take up science and engineering

Event aims to encourage youngsters to take up science and engineering

'Inadequate' South Lakes school placed in special measure - head teacher says it will challenge report

UPDATED: Queen Katherine School proposes outer fence to address safeguarding issues in critical Ofsted report

Cakes sold at Heron Hill

School goes orange to raise money for a good cause

Bentham Community Primary school pupil's with (left), Head Teacher Claire Pearson and Retiring Head Teacher Catherine Boocock celebrating the school's success.

School rated 'good' and 'outstanding' by Ofsted

South Lakes primary school rated 'good' by Ofsted

South Lakes primary school rated 'good' by Ofsted

Horton in Ribblesdale Primary School

Final plea for future of under threat primary school

Furness College principal Andrew Wren with students at the Rating Lane campus, Barrow

School league tables published

Chinese teacher Li Wenxuasn visits Leven Valley school with pupil Katie Oldcorn..

Lake District students taught Chinese culture

Ady Pierce on Ninja Warrior UK

Furness teacher becomes Ninja Warrior

Queen Katherine School Christmas concert. Pic by Eddy Hubble

Talent on show at Kendal school's Christmas concert

Grasmere Primary School pupils performed Henry V for their Christmas play

Grasmere school stages the Bard for Christmas

Matthew Taplin giving speech on his Gold Crest Award

Ulverston students return to receive school prizes

Sedbergh School’s produciton of A Christmas Carol

Magical performance of A Christmas Carol by Sedbergh School

The Year 9 netball team at Sedbergh School

Sedbergh girls are feeling champion

£3m expansion plan unveiled for Sandgate School

£3million development plans unveiled for South Lakeland special school

Mark and Sue Woodburn are retiring as the head teachers of Ghyllside Primary School, Kendal, and Burton Morewood School, Burton-in-Kendal (PICTURE: Mark Harrison)

Husband and wife retire as primary school head teachers

Horton-in-Ribblesdale School

Friends group vows to fight on try to save school

Lancaster University

Opportunity to have your say on the future of Lancaster University

Horton-in-Ribblesdale School

Council forges ahead with Dales primary school closure plans

Beetham Church of England Primary School has won Diabetes UK’s Good Diabetes Care in School Award

South Lakeland primary school recognised for its work supporting young people with diabetes

Kendal College

Kendal College named one of top educational establishments in country

Sailors from Windermere school were successful in qualifying for UK national and northern sailing squads

Success for Windermere School's young sailors

Have a photograph of your nativity play featured in The Westmorland Gazette

Have a photograph of your nativity play featured in The Westmorland Gazette

The Remembrance service at Sedbergh School

Sedbergh School remembers the fallen

From left to right: Luke Butler, Vladimir Kanevskiy, Charlie Churchouse and James Griffin

Tennis success for Sedbergh aces

Alison Wilkinson Head of QES..

New school to be opened in Kirkby Lonsdale

Sam Bolton

More reasons to smile for Dales student

Luke Procter and Florence Jones giving their speech at the QES awards evening

Head boy and girl deliver speeches at awards evening at Queen Elizabeth School at Kirkby Lonsdale

From left: Tom Russell, Michele Brighetti, Ben Patchett, Taran Stuart (Not in photo: Harry Hill)

Five Sedbergh School rugby players selected for Academy sides

Pictured in April 2016, Sue Woodburn, head teacher of Burton Morewood CE Primary Academy, with Richard Wilson, assistant head teacher

Popular Burton-in-Kendal school sets sights on expansion

Fraser Sproul

Clean sweep of national titles for Sedbergh athlete

GCSE results - John Ruskin School

GCSE results - John Ruskin School

GCSE RESULTS: Central Lancaster High School

GCSE RESULTS: Central Lancaster High School

GCSE RESULTS: Windermere School

GCSE RESULTS: Windermere School

GCSE results - Settle College

GCSE results - Settle College

GCSE results - Carnforth High School

GCSE results - Carnforth High School

GCSE results - Appleby School

GCSE results - Appleby School

GCSE results - Millom School

GCSE results - Millom School

GCSE RESULTS: Queen Elizabeth School

GCSE RESULTS: Queen Elizabeth School

GCSE RESULTS: Giggleswick School

GCSE RESULTS: Giggleswick School

GCSE results - Lancaster Royal Grammar School

GCSE results - Lancaster Royal Grammar School

GCSE results - Kirkby Stephen Grammar School

GCSE results - Kirkby Stephen Grammar School

GCSE RESULTS: Settlebeck School

GCSE RESULTS: Settlebeck School

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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