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Kingsdown School
Hyde Rd, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon SN2 7SH
Kingsdown School is a non-selective academy. It has about 890 boys and girls aged between 11 and 16. In January 2020 the school was rated 'Good' by Ofsted. The present school opened in 2017.
Particular strengths include Destinations, Disadvantaged pupils, Finances and Admissions. Relative weaknesses include Attendance, Attainment and Progress.
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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Destinations: Excellent. The proportion of students going on to education or training at 16 is very high.
Disadvantaged pupils: Excellent. Progress up to age 16 is below average. Destinations at 16 are excellent. There is no information for students aged 16-18.
Finances: Above average. The school budget has been roughly in balance
Admissions: Above average. The occupancy rate is quite low and the offer rate is quite high. There is no compulsory entrance exam.
Environment: Above average. Air pollution and traffic accidents are very low, while crime is quite high.
Representation: Slightly out of balance. The socio-economic mix is in balance with the local community, while ethnic representation is out of balance with the local community.
Progress: Below average. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For information about actual grades, see Attainment.)
Attainment: Below average. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Attendance: Poor. Pupil absence rates and the incidence of persistent absence are both very high.
Sixth form: There is no sixth form at this school.
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