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Sir John Thursby Community College
Eastern Avenue, Burnley BB10 2AT
Sir John Thursby Community College is a non-selective secondary school maintained by the local authority (Lancashire). It has about 1130 boys and girls aged between 11 and 16. In January 2020 the school was rated 'Good' by Ofsted.
This school is a member of Burnley Education Trust. (Other schools in this trust include Shuttleworth College and Unity College.)
Particular strengths include Progress, Disadvantaged pupils and Attendance. Relative weaknesses include Environment and Representation.
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: Above average. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For information about actual grades, see Attainment.)
Disadvantaged pupils: About average. Progress up to age 16 is above average. Destinations at 16 are below average. There is no information for students aged 16-18.
Attendance: About average. Pupil absence rates and the incidence of persistent absence are both roughly average.
Finances: About average. The school budget has been roughly in balance
Admissions: Below average. The occupancy rate is very high and the offer rate is quite high. There is no compulsory entrance exam.
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.
Attainment: Below average. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Destinations: Below average. The proportion of students going on to education or training at 16 is quite low.
Environment: Poor. Air pollution, traffic accidents and crime are all very high.
Sixth form: There is no sixth form at this school.
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