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Dixons City Academy
Ripley Street, Bradford BD5 7RR
Dixons City Academy is a non-selective academy. It has about 880 boys and girls aged between 11 and 18. In November 2018 the school was rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted.
Particular strengths include Progress, Attendance, Destinations and Sixth form. Relative weaknesses include Environment, Admissions, Representation and Finances.
The school's overall score (out of 100) is given below. Coloured segments show the contributions of each indicator, explained in more detail below. Hover over the segments for details. Personalise the score by clicking on the button to set your own priorities.

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Progress: Excellent. Up to age 16 it is excellent, while at ages 16-18 it is above average. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For information about actual grades, see Attainment.)
Attendance: Excellent. Pupil absence rates are very low and the incidence of persistent absence is quite low.
Destinations: Above average. The proportions of students going on to education, training or work at the ages of 16 and 18 are both quite high.
Sixth form: Above average. Attainment is about average, progress is above average and destinations at 18 (allowing for attainment) are above average.
Attainment: Above average. Up to age 16 it is excellent, while at ages 16-18 it is about average. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Disadvantaged pupils: Above average. Progress up to age 16 is excellent. Destinations at 16 are above average. Progress at 16-18 is about average. Destinations at 18 (allowing for attainment) are below average.
Finances: Below average. However, the school budget has been roughly in balance
Representation: Slightly out of balance. The socio-economic mix is slightly out of balance with the local community, while ethnic representation is in balance with the local community.
Admissions: Poor. The occupancy rate is quite high and the offer rate is very low. There is no compulsory entrance exam.
Environment: Poor. Air pollution, traffic accidents and crime are all very high.
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