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Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School

Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School
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The quality of education Good
Behaviour and attitudes Outstanding
Personal development Good
Leadership and management Good
Previous inspection grade Requires Improvement
Sixth-form provision Good
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Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School is a Secondary, Boys, Roman Catholic school located in Merseyside, North West.

It has 1360 students from age 11-18 yr with a student-teacher ratio of 14 : 1.

This school rated Good by recent Ofsted inspection.

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Respect, Believe, Achieve is the school motto at Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School. We are fully committed to the belief that the mutual Respect of our wonderful staff and students drives us all to Believe in what we do and therefore Achieve our very best. As this school's headmaster, I am incredibly proud of the consistent advancements we have made over the past few years in both our GCSE and A level performance. Our exam scores put us in a very competitive position among Liverpool's top schools, and I am confident that we can continue to do better. We are fully committed to raising and supporting the high ambition and achievements of all members of our learning community and aim to provide opportunities for all students to develop and demonstrate excellence in their gifts and talents.
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Phase of Education Secondary Secondary Secondary
Type Local Authority Maintained Schools Local Authority Maintained Schools Local Authority Maintained Schools
Snobe grade
B
B
B
Ofset report Good Good Good
Age range 11-18 11-18 11-18
Gender Boys Girls Girls
Student teacher ratio 14.9 15 15.2
Proficient Math - - -
Proficient Read - - -
Grade 5 or above GCSE - - -
Grade 5 or above A Level - - -
Day Fees - - -
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Secondary Exam Result

Exam Result Not Published

Due to the pandemic, 2020 and 2021 Secondary school exam
results were not published at school level.

Discover school's performance with the Attainment 8 and Progress 8 scores. Attainment 8 reflects pupil achievement in 8 qualifications, while Progress 8 measures their progress from key stage 2 to 4, compared to peers across England.

School scores School Description
Progress 8 score -0.15 This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made across 8 qualifications between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4.
Attainment 8 score 46.7 Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications.

Explore the percentage of pupils who attained grade 5 or higher & grade 4 or higher in their English and math GCSEs. This metric reflects their proficiency in these fundamental subjects.

GCSE Results School LA England
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 41% 29.71% 32.7%
Grade 4 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 65% 41% 45.19%

The English Baccalaureate (EBacc) ensures your child's well-rounded education. It includes essential subjects like English, math, sciences, languages, and humanities.

EBacc Results School LA England
Entering EBacc 7% 21.43% 24.79%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 5 or above 1% 11.59% 12.93%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 4 or above 5% 15.94% 17.08%
EBacc average points score 3.56 2.56 2.96

Find out where our Key Stage 4 graduates are going next. Explore their different paths after finishing school – whether it's sixth form, starting work, or other adventures as they move forward.

Pupil destinations School LA England
Pupils staying in education or employment 89% 91.89% 90.4%
Total number of pupils included in destination measures 218 113 140
Pupils staying in education 79% 88.2% 86.28%
Further education college or other further education provider 22% 22.57% 34.05%
School sixth forms 54% 43.09% 30.7%
Sixth form colleges 1% 4.06% 10.42%
Other education destinations 1% 18.43% 11.13%
Pupils in apprenticeships 5% 1.29% 1.99%
Pupils staying in employment 6% 2.46% 2.15%

Exam Result Not Published

Due to the pandemic, 2020 and 2021 Secondary school exam
results were not published at school level.

Exam Result Not Published

Due to the pandemic, 2020 and 2021 Secondary school exam
results were not published at school level.

Discover school's performance with the Attainment 8 and Progress 8 scores. Attainment 8 reflects pupil achievement in 8 qualifications, while Progress 8 measures their progress from key stage 2 to 4, compared to peers across England.

School scores School Description
Progress 8 score -0.23 This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made across 8 qualifications between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4.
Attainment 8 score 43 Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications.

Explore the percentage of pupils who attained grade 5 or higher & grade 4 or higher in their English and math GCSEs. This metric reflects their proficiency in these fundamental subjects.

GCSE Results School LA England
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 29% 3 28.55% 29.2%
Grade 4 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 60% 2 42.14% 43.32%

The English Baccalaureate (EBacc) ensures your child's well-rounded education. It includes essential subjects like English, math, sciences, languages, and humanities.

EBacc Results School LA England
Entering EBacc 6% 23.26% 25.72%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 5 or above 3% 2 12.36% 11.41%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 4 or above 4% 10 16.62% 16.42%
EBacc average points score 3.3 2.69 2.88

Find out where our Key Stage 4 graduates are going next. Explore their different paths after finishing school – whether it's sixth form, starting work, or other adventures as they move forward.

Pupil destinations School LA England
Pupils staying in education or employment 93% 85.64% 90.21%
Total number of pupils included in destination measures 208 103 135
Pupils staying in education 81% 79.86% 84.05%
Further education college or other further education provider 27% 21.44% 33.37%
School sixth forms 50% 40.86% 31.09%
Sixth form colleges 2% 3.17% 8.47%
Other education destinations SP 14.22% 11.15%
Pupils in apprenticeships 5% 2.56% 3.4%
Pupils staying in employment 7% 3.31% 2.77%

Discover school's performance with the Attainment 8 and Progress 8 scores. Attainment 8 reflects pupil achievement in 8 qualifications, while Progress 8 measures their progress from key stage 2 to 4, compared to peers across England.

School scores School Description
Progress 8 score -0.28 This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made across 8 qualifications between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4.
Attainment 8 score 43.7 Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications.

Explore the percentage of pupils who attained grade 5 or higher & grade 4 or higher in their English and math GCSEs. This metric reflects their proficiency in these fundamental subjects.

GCSE Results School LA England
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 32% 3 29.48% 29.12%
Grade 4 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 62% 3 44.6% 42.54%

The English Baccalaureate (EBacc) ensures your child's well-rounded education. It includes essential subjects like English, math, sciences, languages, and humanities.

EBacc Results School LA England
Entering EBacc 24% 24.73% 24.65%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 5 or above 5% 8 12.35% 11.25%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 4 or above 14% 3 17% 15.92%
EBacc average points score 3.64 2.8 2.84

Find out where our Key Stage 4 graduates are going next. Explore their different paths after finishing school – whether it's sixth form, starting work, or other adventures as they move forward.

Pupil destinations School LA England
Pupils staying in education or employment 94% 77.97% 84.85%
Total number of pupils included in destination measures 218 105 140
Pupils staying in education 82% 67.09% 73.87%
Further education college or other further education provider 28% 18% 28.39%
School sixth forms 48% 42.11% 31.43%
Sixth form colleges - 1.29% 9.1%
Other education destinations - 8.86% 5.91%
Pupils in apprenticeships 7% 2.03% 2.97%
Pupils staying in employment 4% 1.63% 2.07%

Discover school's performance with the Attainment 8 and Progress 8 scores. Attainment 8 reflects pupil achievement in 8 qualifications, while Progress 8 measures their progress from key stage 2 to 4, compared to peers across England.

School scores School Description
Progress 8 score -0.54 This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made across 8 qualifications between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4.
Attainment 8 score 43.5 Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications.

Explore the percentage of pupils who attained grade 5 or higher & grade 4 or higher in their English and math GCSEs. This metric reflects their proficiency in these fundamental subjects.

GCSE Results School LA England
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 35% 29.5% 29.45%
Grade 4 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 65% 44.83% 43.01%

The English Baccalaureate (EBacc) ensures your child's well-rounded education. It includes essential subjects like English, math, sciences, languages, and humanities.

EBacc Results School LA England
Entering EBacc 44% 26.43% 25.18%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 5 or above 13% 16.4% 14.63%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 4 or above 17% 18.48% 16.18%
EBacc average points score - - -

Find out where our Key Stage 4 graduates are going next. Explore their different paths after finishing school – whether it's sixth form, starting work, or other adventures as they move forward.

Pupil destinations School LA England
Pupils staying in education or employment 93% 78.91% 85.17%
Total number of pupils included in destination measures 210 108 144
Pupils staying in education 89% 47.86% 58.13%
Further education college or other further education provider 38% 18.2% 30.58%
School sixth forms 45% 42.77% 32.04%
Sixth form colleges 4% 0.8% 8.99%
Other education destinations 2% 8.6% 5.68%
Pupils in apprenticeships 10% 4.69% 4.78%
Pupils staying in employment 4% 2.2% 2.46%
A level exam result

Exam Result Not Published

Due to the pandemic, 2020 and 2021 A level school exam
results were not published at school level.

Explore their results and progress scores, showing how they've grown and achieved during this important stage of their education.

A level Result School LA England
Average points 31.9 30.45 33.36
Average grade C+ - -
Average points (Best 3) 33.75 29.55 32.42
Average Grade (Best 3) C+ - -
AAB or higher 15.0% 13.85% 17.63%

Discover where pupils headed after A-levels. Explore who either stayed in education or went into employment.

Students destinations School LA England
Number of students 73 150 249
Students staying in education 64% 67.19% 60.59%
Students entering apprenticeships 11% 5% 4.98%
Students entering employment 15% 11.54% 17.76%
Students not in education or employment for at least two terms after study 5% 11.88% 10.71%

Exam Result Not Published

Due to the pandemic, 2020 and 2021 A level school exam
results were not published at school level.

Exam Result Not Published

Due to the pandemic, 2020 and 2021 A level school exam
results were not published at school level.

Explore their results and progress scores, showing how they've grown and achieved during this important stage of their education.

A level Result School LA England
Average points 29.04 2 26.8 29.34
Average grade C - -
Average points (Best 3) 30.28 3 27.58 28.6
Average Grade (Best 3) C - -
AAB or higher 5.6% 7.31% 12.99%

Discover where pupils headed after A-levels. Explore who either stayed in education or went into employment.

Students destinations School LA England
Number of students 97 151 232
Students staying in education 63% 63.33% 57.24%
Students entering apprenticeships 12% 6.83% 7.77%
Students entering employment 16% 15.71% 21.01%
Students not in education or employment for at least two terms after study 5% 8.75% 8.81%

Explore their results and progress scores, showing how they've grown and achieved during this important stage of their education.

A level Result School LA England
Average points 27.69 2 26.59 28.97
Average grade C- - -
Average points (Best 3) 27.45 2 27.22 28.76
Average Grade (Best 3) C- - -
AAB or higher 7.3% 9.05% 13.27%

Discover where pupils headed after A-levels. Explore who either stayed in education or went into employment.

Students destinations School LA England
Number of students - 3 3
Students staying in education 7 16.83% 31.74%
Students entering apprenticeships 7% 2.88% 5.54%
Students entering employment 17% 9.83% 15.82%
Students not in education or employment for at least two terms after study - 4.83% 4.22%

Explore their results and progress scores, showing how they've grown and achieved during this important stage of their education.

A level Result School LA England
Average points 29.14 25.11 26.71
Average grade C - -
Average points (Best 3) 29.78 26.41 27.73
Average Grade (Best 3) C - -
AAB or higher 10.0% 8.58% 12.58%

Discover where pupils headed after A-levels. Explore who either stayed in education or went into employment.

Students destinations School LA England
Number of students - 2 3
Students staying in education 6 15.54% 36.46%
Students entering apprenticeships 17% 6.96% 6.36%
Students entering employment 11% 13.35% 20.07%
Students not in education or employment for at least two terms after study - 3.73% 4.24%
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Holidays 2023/24

Holidays Date
Autumn Half Term Holidays 30th Oct 2023 - 3rd Nov 2023
Winter Holidays 25th Dec 2023 - 5th Jan 2024
Spring Half Term Holidays 12th Feb 2024 - 16th Feb 2024
Spring Holidays 29th Mar 2024 - 12th Apr 2024
Summer Half Term Holidays 27th May 2024 - 31st May 2024
Summer Holidays 23rd Jul 2024 - 30th Aug 2024

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Terms Dates
Autumn Term 1st Sep 2023 - 29th Oct 2023
Autumn Term-2 4th Nov 2023 - 24th Dec 2023
Spring Term 6th Jan 2024 - 11th Feb 2024
Spring Term-2 17th Feb 2024 - 28th Mar 2024
Summer Term 13th Apr 2024 - 26th May 2024
Summer Term-2 1st Jun 2024 - 22nd Jul 2024
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14 : 1
Student teacher ratio at Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School
Local authority ratio 18 : 1

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