Exam & Key Stage Results

The class of 2019 achieved Thetford Academy's best ever GCSE results. The academy has the 10th best Progress 8 score in Norfolk and the 8th best Progress 8 score of 55 similar schools nationally. Our 2019 GCSE results saw our students achieve a fantastic 51% Pass 9-4 and 32% Pass 9-5. 

Key Stage 4 2019 headline measures

Progress 8 score


Attainment 8 score


Grade 5 or above in GCSE English and maths


Pupils entering for EBacc


EBacc average point score


Pupils staying in education or employment


In 2020, 65% of students were awarded A*-C grades at A-level and an outstanding 93% pass rate of A*-E grades. We had strong performances in individual subjects, especially languages, business and art.

More details can be found on the:

Department for Education's Performance Tables website

Key Stage 5 2019 headline measures

Student progress


Average grade


Destination to education or employment 88%
Retention % - of those who enrolled and completed their main study programme 94%
English and maths progress n/a