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Parrs Wood High School
Wilmslow Road, East Didsbury, Manchester M20 5PG
Parrs Wood High School is a non-selective academy. It has about 1940 boys and girls aged between 11 and 18. In May 2019 the school was rated 'Good' by Ofsted. The present school opened in 2016.
Particular strengths include Finances, Destinations, Representation and Sixth form. Relative weaknesses include Environment and Attendance.
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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Finances: Excellent. The school budget has been in surplus
Destinations: Excellent. The proportion of students going on to education or training at 16 is roughly average, while at 18 (allowing for attainment) it is very high.
Representation: In balance. The socio-economic mix is in balance with the local community, while ethnic representation is slightly out of balance with the local community.
Sixth form: Above average. Attainment is about average, progress is below average and destinations at 18 (allowing for attainment) are excellent.
Attainment: Above average. Up to age 16 it is above average, while at ages 16-18 it is about average. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Disadvantaged pupils: About average. Progress up to age 16 is above average. Destinations at 16 are above average. Progress at 16-18 is below average. Destinations at 18 (allowing for attainment) are about average.
Progress: About average. Up to age 16 it is about average, while at ages 16-18 it is below average. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For information about actual grades, see Attainment.)
Admissions: About average. The occupancy rate is very high and the offer rate is quite high. There is no compulsory entrance exam.
Attendance: Below average. Pupil absence rates are quite high and the incidence of persistent absence is roughly average.
Environment: Poor. Air pollution, traffic accidents and crime are all very high.
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