The latest published Department of Education data on Higham Lane School can be found via
Progress 8 score
Our Progress 8 score is +0.57. Progress 8 measures the progress students make compared to similar-ability students nationally. Therefore, 0.57 shows that Higham Lane students made, on average, over ½ a GCSE grade better progress than students of a similar-ability nationally. This outstanding score reflects our commitment to each student's individual growth. We achieved a Grade 5 or above in English and Maths for 67% of our students, significantly exceeding the national average of 45%. Attainment 8, which measures students' average grades across a set of eight subjects, was 53.7. This achievement surpasses the national average of 46.2. Our Sixth Form continues to excel with an average A Level grade of 38.66 points, equating to an average grade of a B. This accomplishment highlights the high-quality education our students receive as they progress through our school.