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Schools and Democracy

FRINGE MEETING 29th Sept SCHOOLS & DEMOCRACY

Open meeting 29th September 5.30pm

with Clive Lewis MP, Lou Haigh MP, Cllr Ralph Berry and Henry Stewart from the Local Schools Network

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GCSE results and the pupil premium

What does the data tell us about local schools?

The comments below relate to Tom Bewick’s article ‘Let’s make sure every young person achieves success’, published in the Brighton and Hove Independent, 28 August 2015.

The article (together with Greg Hadfield’s article in the same issue) provides data concerning the pass rates at GCSE for the nine state secondary schools in Brighton and Hove. In particular, pass rates are given for students who qualify for the pupil premium and for those who don’t (PP and NPP students).

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