Bradley Stoke Community School

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Bradley Stoke Community School
Bradley Stoke school logo.png
Established 2005
Type All-through academy
Trust The Olympus Academy Trust
Headteacher Steve Moir
Location Fiddlers Wood Lane
Bradley Stoke
Gloucestershire
BS32 9BS
England
51°32′03″N 2°32′34″W / 51.5343°N 2.5429°W / 51.5343; -2.5429Coordinates: 51°32′03″N 2°32′34″W / 51.5343°N 2.5429°W / 51.5343; -2.5429
DfE URN 137753 Tables
Ofsted Reports Pre-academy reports
Capacity 1,110
Students 1,117
Gender Mixed
Ages 4–18
Website bradleystokecs.org.uk

Bradley Stoke Community School (BSCS) is a mixed sex all-through academy, located in Bradley Stoke, South Gloucestershire, England, on the outskirts of Bristol.

History[edit]

The construction of BSCS was completed in July 2005 and the school opened in September to accommodate the year 7 pupils. In 2008, the school was awarded specialist status in Performing Arts. The school was rated good by the Ofsted inspection in April 2013.[1]

In January 2012, the school converted to an academy. The school's name remained the same, but the academy trust was named the Olympus Academy Trust after the Rolls-Royce Olympus jet engine which powered Concorde.[2] The academy is part of the Concorde Partnership, a collaboration between South Gloucestershire and Stroud College and nine schools in South Gloucestershire which share resources and courses.[3]

The trust now comprises seven local schools.

Academic achievement[edit]

GCSE results
Bradley Stoke Community School had its best ever GCSE results in 2016 with a big improvement over the previous year. 68% of students achieved 5A*-C including English and maths. The new measure of basics (English and maths A*-C combined) was achieved by 69% of students.

The schools Progress 8 measure is among the best in the local authority at 0.24.

In 2016, 82% of students achieved an A*-C grade in English and 73% (the best ever) achieved A*-C in maths.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "School inspection report" (PDF). Ofsted. 11 Apr 2013. Retrieved 19 April 2017. 
  2. ^ "Academy Conversion Update". Bradley Stoke Community School. 30 September 2011. Retrieved 14 December 2011. [permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "Partners". Concorde Partnership. Retrieved 14 December 2011. 

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