In the annual WalesonLine survey of secondary schools neither Stanwell School nor St Cyres School figure in all-Wales “Top Ten” .
Their standings are based on a raft of comparative data on every school in the country and rank Stanwell School in 13th place and St Cyres at 46th.
In 2016 Stanwell scored 76.2 points – but this year Stanwell only managed 70.9. However the school rates the maximum 5 stars and gets 5 stars for Teaching and 5 stars for attendance.
The number of pupils at Stanwell School is now 2,000. Full details for Stanwell School are on http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/local-news/stanwell-school-7540636
Now for the figures for St Cyres School:-
St Cyres school has hauled itself up the ratings from a lowly 119th place in last year’s survey to 46th place this year (out of 210 schools in Wales). Teaching gets 5 stars and overall the school rates 4 stars.
St Cyres (the blue line) did well in last year’s GCSE results, better than the national average ( in yellow) and on par with the average for the other 7 secondary schools in the Vale of Glamorgan.
Full details for St Cyres school are on http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/local-news/st-cyres-comprehensive-school-7540634