Secondary league tables: Best A/AS level results

This table lists the 200 schools in England with the highest attainment at A-level, AS-level and other Key Stage 5 (16-18) qualifications.

Points are awarded for each qualification, with more points for higher grades, and the schools are ranked on the average number of points per pupil.

Schools marked IND are independent, those marked SEL select their pupils on the basis of academic activity. Schools marked AC are academies. Schools with fewer than 30 pupils in the relevant year group are not included.

School name Local authority A/AS pts per pupil What does this mean? A/AS pts per entry What does this mean?
Colchester Royal Grammar School (SEL) Essex 1366.1 257.3
Sevenoaks School (IND) Kent 1339.4 242.5
King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford (SEL) Essex 1307.5 256.4
The Tiffin Girls' School (SEL) Kingston upon Thames 1306.0 262.8
Colyton Grammar School (SEL) Devon 1298.6 257.5
King's College School (IND) Merton 1293.2 234.9
King Edward VI High School for Girls (IND) Birmingham 1273.7 263.1
Altrincham Grammar School for Girls (SEL) Trafford 1264.9 252.4
Invicta Grammar School (SEL) Kent 1241.2 239.1
Hampton School (IND) Richmond upon Thames 1239.5 259.0
The Lady Eleanor Holles School (IND) Richmond upon Thames 1234.3 266.4
Withington Girls' School (IND) Manchester 1233.0 271.3
Wycombe Abbey School (IND) Buckinghamshire 1229.0 280.1
King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls (SEL) Birmingham 1212.5 253.9
King Edward's School (IND) Birmingham 1207.2 262.3
Hockerill Anglo-European College Hertfordshire 1192.5 216.0
Norwich High School for Girls GDST (IND) Norfolk 1189.3 244.9
North London Collegiate School (IND) Harrow 1186.9 269.2
Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls (SEL) Birmingham 1185.1 244.2
King Edward VI Five Ways School (SEL) Birmingham 1172.7 242.9
King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Boys (SEL) Birmingham 1169.4 244.2
Pate's Grammar School (SEL) Gloucestershire 1168.9 256.5
Lancaster Girls' Grammar School (SEL) Lancashire 1166.2 234.2
Tiffin School (SEL) Kingston upon Thames 1161.6 246.1
St Clare's, Oxford (IND) Oxfordshire 1160.5 211.4
Loughborough High School (IND) Leicestershire 1160.2 257.6
Chelmsford County High School for Girls (SEL) Essex 1158.2 247.8
St Swithun's School (IND) Hampshire 1156.6 250.9
St Michael's Catholic Grammar School (SEL) Barnet 1146.4 245.7
Nonsuch High School for Girls (SEL) Sutton 1144.8 244.9
St Olave's and St Saviour's Grammar School (SEL) Bromley 1143.2 263.7
Stratford-upon-Avon Grammar School for Girls A Specialist College for Language and Science (SEL) Warwickshire 1143.2 244.2
Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School (SEL) Lancashire 1142.7 225.7
Ermysted's Grammar School (SEL) North Yorkshire 1142.5 240.6
Hymers College (IND) Kingston upon Hull, City of 1142.3 249.4
Derby High School (IND) Derby 1140.4 247.9
Dartford Grammar School (SEL) Kent 1139.4 208.7
Winstanley College (NA) Wigan 1135.7 232.6
Cardinal Newman College (NA) Lancashire 1135.1 226.4
St Paul's School (IND) Richmond upon Thames 1132.8 281.3
Merchant Taylors' School (IND) Hertfordshire 1128.7 265.2
St Catherine's School (IND) Surrey 1127.7 260.7
Westminster School (IND) Westminster 1127.6 279.2
Queen Elizabeth's School, Barnet (SEL) Barnet 1125.7 260.1
Bootham School (IND) York 1123.9 251.4
The Blue Coat School (SEL) Liverpool 1123.7 243.1
Magdalen College School (IND) Oxfordshire 1116.0 274.7
Concord College (IND) Shropshire 1115.2 270.5
Southend High School for Girls (SEL) Southend-on-Sea 1114.8 232.2
Altrincham Grammar School for Boys (SEL) Trafford 1113.9 238.1
The Crossley Heath School (SEL) Calderdale 1110.0 227.0
Downe House School (IND) West Berkshire 1108.8 260.1
Caistor Grammar School (SEL) Lincolnshire 1108.6 245.0
Heckmondwike Grammar School (SEL) Kirklees 1107.8 216.3
Queen Mary's Grammar School (SEL) Walsall 1107.4 232.2
The Stephen Perse Foundation (IND) Cambridgeshire 1106.6 251.2
Poole Grammar School (SEL) Poole 1104.1 227.5
Lycee Francais Charles de Gaulle (IND) Kensington and Chelsea 1102.8 252.7
Yarm School (IND) Stockton-on-Tees 1102.2 242.8
Skipton Girls' High School (SEL) North Yorkshire 1098.8 242.4
Lancaster Royal Grammar School (SEL) Lancashire 1097.8 235.8
Wolverhampton Girls' High School (SEL) Wolverhampton 1095.3 240.2
James Allen's Girls' School (IND) Southwark 1094.4 270.4
Dartford Grammar School for Girls (SEL) Kent 1094.1 232.4
Dover Grammar School for Girls (SEL) Kent 1094.0 212.7
Northampton High School (IND) Northamptonshire 1093.1 252.7
Oxford High School GDST (IND) Oxfordshire 1088.4 270.1
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School (IND) Wakefield 1087.5 247.0
Harrow School (IND) Harrow 1086.6 265.3
Ripon Grammar School (SEL) North Yorkshire 1086.4 235.9
Southbank International School (IND) Kensington and Chelsea 1086.4 199.3
Loughborough Grammar School (IND) Leicestershire 1086.1 252.5
Wilson's School (SEL) Sutton 1085.9 257.9
Newport Girls' High School (SEL) Telford and Wrekin 1085.4 235.8
Greenhead College (NA) Kirklees 1084.9 221.2
Highsted Grammar School (SEL) Kent 1083.0 229.3
Southend High School for Boys (SEL) Southend-on-Sea 1080.2 236.8
Wakefield Girls' High School (IND) Wakefield 1079.4 237.1
City of London Freemen's School (IND) Surrey 1076.0 256.0
Nottingham High School (IND) Nottingham 1075.1 249.5
Sir William Borlase's Grammar School (SEL) Buckinghamshire 1074.6 235.0
Warwick School (IND) Warwickshire 1074.0 254.8
Leicester Grammar School Trust (IND) Leicestershire 1073.0 247.2
The Grange School (IND) Cheshire West and Chester 1072.9 254.5
Kendrick School (SEL) Reading 1072.5 257.7
St Paul's Girls' School (IND) Hammersmith and Fulham 1066.7 279.5
City of London School for Girls (IND) City of London 1065.2 272.4
The Judd School (SEL) Kent 1061.4 253.6
Westcliff High School for Boys (SEL) Southend-on-Sea 1059.4 237.1
Reading School (SEL) Reading 1059.1 267.7
King Edward VI Handsworth School (SEL) Birmingham 1057.3 248.0
Colchester County High School for Girls (SEL) Essex 1056.8 249.2
Clitheroe Royal Grammar School (SEL) Lancashire 1054.3 226.2
High School for Girls (SEL) Gloucestershire 1053.9 234.2
Guildford High School (IND) Surrey 1052.9 275.3
The Godolphin and Latymer School (IND) Hammersmith and Fulham 1052.6 247.9
Sir Thomas Rich's School (SEL) Gloucestershire 1052.4 237.9
The Becket School Nottinghamshire 1052.3 225.9
King Edward VI School (SEL) Warwickshire 1051.7 236.5
Winchester College (IND) Hampshire 1051.7 265.4
St Ambrose College (SEL) Trafford 1050.9 224.1
Sir William Perkins's School (IND) Surrey 1050.5 253.4
Marymount International School (IND) Kingston upon Thames 1049.7 198.0
Birkdale School (IND) Sheffield 1049.1 239.8
The Manchester Grammar School (IND) Manchester 1049.0 256.8
Whitgift School (IND) Croydon 1048.8 241.0
Radley College (IND) Oxfordshire 1047.9 262.0
The Sixth Form College Farnborough (NA) Hampshire 1047.6 211.4
St Mary's Catholic College Blackpool 1047.4 201.2
T A S I S (IND) Surrey 1047.2 194.8
Tonbridge Grammar School (SEL) Kent 1046.0 232.4
Oundle School (IND) Northamptonshire 1045.2 257.8
St Albans School (IND) Hertfordshire 1045.0 259.2
Bolton School Boys' Division (IND) Bolton 1043.2 248.8
Bury Grammar School (Girls) (IND) Bury 1040.7 246.9
King Edward VI Aston School (SEL) Birmingham 1040.3 233.3
St Benedict's Catholic School Suffolk 1040.2 228.9
Bishop Vesey's Grammar School (SEL) Birmingham 1040.1 234.0
The Rochester Grammar School (SEL) Medway 1039.3 229.5
Bolton School Girls' Division (IND) Bolton 1038.4 251.2
Newstead Wood School for Girls (SEL) Bromley 1036.1 259.3
St Bernard's Catholic Grammar School (SEL) Slough 1035.4 231.3
Dixie Grammar School (IND) Leicestershire 1034.9 227.3
The Cheltenham Ladies' College (IND) Gloucestershire 1034.7 257.4
Ilford County High School (SEL) Redbridge 1033.8 249.6
Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School Derbyshire 1033.8 230.2
Nottingham Girls' High School GDST (IND) Nottingham 1033.6 262.2
King Edward VI College Stourbridge (NA) Dudley 1033.4 227.1
Wallington County Grammar School (SEL) Sutton 1031.7 250.5
The Mount School (IND) York 1031.6 245.8
Sutton Grammar School for Boys (SEL) Sutton 1029.9 247.2
Tonbridge School (IND) Kent 1029.4 272.7
Peter Symonds College (NA) Hampshire 1028.6 221.4
Dr Challoner's Grammar School (SEL) Buckinghamshire 1027.4 252.5
St Alban's Catholic High School Suffolk 1027.0 217.0
Eton College (IND) Windsor and Maidenhead 1026.5 272.9
Lancing College (IND) West Sussex 1024.7 255.0
Aylesbury Grammar School (SEL) Buckinghamshire 1024.5 246.1
Putney High School (IND) Wandsworth 1024.2 265.3
Fulford School York 1023.6 225.0
Urmston Grammar School (SEL) Trafford 1022.3 231.3
The King's School (the Cathedral School) Peterborough 1021.6 223.9
Tormead School (IND) Surrey 1021.4 262.1
The Portsmouth Grammar School (IND) Portsmouth 1020.7 252.5
Wirral Grammar School for Girls (SEL) Wirral 1019.8 226.1
Canon Slade CofE School Bolton 1018.8 221.5
St Helen and St Katharine (IND) Oxfordshire 1018.1 270.5
Bellerbys College (IND) Brighton and Hove 1017.1 252.8
Wolverhampton Grammar School (IND) Wolverhampton 1016.3 237.7
Thomas Telford School Telford and Wrekin 1015.9 230.0
West Kirby Grammar School (SEL) Wirral 1014.8 228.7
King Henry VIII School (IND) Coventry 1014.3 250.1
Sale Grammar School (SEL) Trafford 1014.3 225.3
South Hampstead High School (IND) Camden 1013.6 269.4
The Queen Elizabeth's High School, Gainsborough (SEL) Lincolnshire 1013.2 238.6
The Perse School (IND) Cambridgeshire 1013.0 266.1
Wymondham High School Norfolk 1012.8 216.0
The King's School Canterbury (IND) Kent 1012.7 262.8
The Henrietta Barnett School (SEL) Barnet 1011.7 272.1
Malvern College (IND) Worcestershire 1010.9 222.7
Bourne Grammar School (SEL) Lincolnshire 1010.8 227.4
Abingdon School (IND) Oxfordshire 1010.5 260.5
Westcliff High School for Girls (SEL) Southend-on-Sea 1010.4 238.7
The Abbey School Reading (IND) Reading 1010.2 254.7
St Dominic's Sixth Form College (NA) Harrow 1009.0 227.5
Brighton College (IND) Brighton and Hove 1007.7 266.2
Manchester High School for Girls (IND) Manchester 1007.6 264.0
Reigate Grammar School (IND) Surrey 1006.8 254.2
Devonport High School for Boys (SEL) Plymouth 1006.7 218.2
City of London School (IND) City of London 1005.2 264.6
Kesteven and Sleaford High School (SEL) Lincolnshire 1004.7 223.1
Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School (SEL) Kent 1004.2 219.5
Headington School (IND) Oxfordshire 1002.9 264.6
Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School (SEL) Lincolnshire 1001.8 222.6
Haberdashers' Aske's School for Girls (IND) Hertfordshire 1001.2 274.3
Latymer Upper School (IND) Hammersmith and Fulham 1000.9 260.0
Royal High School (IND) Bath and North East Somerset 1000.0 237.7
St Mary's School Ascot (IND) Windsor and Maidenhead 1000.0 261.5
Queen Ethelburga's College (IND) North Yorkshire 999.5 224.6
St Joseph's College (SEL) Stoke-on-Trent 999.1 227.5
Badminton School (IND) Bristol, City of 999.0 258.8
Haileybury and Imperial Service College (IND) Hertfordshire 998.7 238.7
Bromley High School (IND) Bromley 998.4 260.3
Bosworth Independent College (IND) Northamptonshire 997.8 245.9
Edgbaston High School for Girls (IND) Birmingham 997.5 243.5
South Wilts Grammar School for Girls (SEL) Wiltshire 997.4 238.4
St Mary's School (IND) Wiltshire 997.2 264.8
Upton Hall School FCJ (SEL) Wirral 997.2 221.4
Bradford Girls' Grammar School (IND) Bradford 996.7 245.1
The Nelson Thomlinson School Cumbria 996.4 215.2
Sir Roger Manwood's School (SEL) Kent 995.2 217.7
St Helen's School (IND) Hillingdon 994.6 255.2
Aylesbury High School (SEL) Buckinghamshire 993.8 245.1
Caterham School (IND) Surrey 993.3 261.5
Channing School (IND) Haringey 993.1 259.0
Royal Grammar School (IND) Surrey 988.7 266.4
Rainham Mark Grammar School (SEL) Medway 988.5 229.7
ACS Egham International School (IND) Surrey 988.2 186.5
Hills Road Sixth Form College (NA) Cambridgeshire 988.0 247.3
Huntington School York 987.9 223.9
What do the table headers mean?
A/AS Average Points Score
Points are allocated for every A-level, AS level or equivalent qualification, depending on the grade achieved. The score is the average number of points per pupil at the institution. More detail
A/AS points per entry
Points are allocated for every A-level, AS level or equivalent qualification, depending on the grade achieved. This score is the total number of points achieved by pupils in a school, divided by the total number of exam entries. More detail

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