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Question for Department for Education

UIN 26258, tabled on 8 February 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proportion of pupils who achieved five A* to C grades at GCSE in 2015 received no higher than a C grade in any subject.

Answered on

16 February 2016

Of those pupils[1] achieving five A* to C grades at GCSE[2] in 2015:

  • 4.5% received no higher than a C grade in any subject

  • 32.8% received no higher than a B grade in any subject

[1] Based on pupils at the end of key stage 4 in the 2014/15 academic year

[2] Based on those pupils entering single award GCSEs only