Dixons City Academy

#4 in Best Secondary Schools in West Yorkshire
  Ripley Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD5 7RR

Overall Snobe Grade

Overall Snobe Grade


School Type: Academy sponsor led

Phase Of Education: Secondary

Gender: Coed

Age Range:11-18 yr

Boarding:No boarders

Ofsted Rating:Outstanding

English not 1st Language:27.80%

Religious Character:Does not apply


Ofsted Overall Rating Outstanding
Report Summary
(Inspection Date: 27-28 November 2018)
Achievement Of Pupils Outstanding
Quality Of Teaching Outstanding
Behaviour Safety And Welfare Outstanding
Leadership and management Outstanding

From the School

Vision and values Vision Everyone at DCA will be empowered to change the world for the better: At Dixons City Academy, every child will be equally able to secure outstanding educational outcomes and reach their full potential. All children will be instilled with the desire to learn the knowledge to think critically and creatively; they are empowered to determine their own future and change the world for the better. Students will achieve this through becoming resilient learners and appreciating our 5 core PRIDE values (Purpose, Respect, Integrity, Determination and Excellence), modeled by all staff at all times. We are ambitious for our whole community and invest in strong professional relationships in order to ...

General Information

About Dixons City Academy

Student Information

No of Student
521 boys & 476 girls
Free School Meal
of students eligible to receive free school meals
Overall Absence
of absence recorded by school for whatever reason, wheather authorised or unauthorised, across the full academic year.
Achivement of Pupils: Outstanding
The progress and success of a pupil in their learning and development taking account of their document


Student with SEN Support
Percentage of student eligible for special eduaction

Teacher Information

Student Teacher Ratio
15 : 1
Local Authority: 20 : 1
Fulltime Teacher74.7
Quality of Teaching: Outstanding

The way teachers teach, check pupils understanding systematically, identify misconceptions accurately and provide clear, direct feedback to pupils.

Safety Information

Behaviour Safety And Welfare: Outstanding

Pupil's freedom from bullying harassment. How well the school promotes safety, for example e-learning.


Ripley Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD5 7RR

GCSE Results

Grade 5 or above in English & maths GCSEs
Progress 8 Score
Well above average
Attainment 8 Score
EBcc Score

A Level Results

A Level Point Score
A Level Progress Score
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