The percentage of special educational needs pupils achieving passes at GCSE at the end of Key Stage 4 (which more accurately accounts for the numbers of pupils in Pupils Referral Units and hospital schools). For the first time in 2010 International GCSEs (iGCSE) has been included within the performance tables and this indicator. The England figure shown details the % of pupils achieving 5+ A*-C grades inc English and Maths but excluding accredited iGCSEs taken in Independent Schools.
The percentage of children looked after aged under 16 at 31 March who had been looked after continuously for at least 2.5 years who were living in the same placement for at least 2 years, or are placed for adoption and their adoptive placement together with their previous placement together last for at least 2 years This is a new indicator with this exact definition, therefore there is no Annual Performance Assessment (APA) indicator equivalent.
Children who achieve a score of 78 points or more across the 13 assessment scales score an average of 6 points per scale. When a child who achieves this overall score also achieves a score of 6 or more in each of the PSE and CLL scales, that child is deemed to be reaching a good level of overall achievement. This measure is used to assess the progress made by Local Authorities in improving outcomes, a duty placed on Local Authorities by the Childcare Act of 2006.
Percent of people aged 19 were qualified to at least level 2. Examples of achievements in the following qualifications are counted at level 2+: 1 Advanced Extension Award equals 5%•1 free standing maths qualification at Level 3 equals 10%•1 Key Skills pass at Level 3 equals 20%•1 short GCSE at grade A* to C equals 10%•1 full GCSE at grade A* to C equals 20%•1 Double Award GCSE (including VGCSEs) at grade A* to C equals 40%•1 part 1 intermediate GNVQ equals 40%•1 full intermediate GNVQ equals 80%•1 AS level (including VCE) at grade A to E equals 50%•1 A/A2 level (including VCE) at grade A to E equals 100%•1 Advanced GNVQ pass equals 100%•1 Advanced Pilot 6 unit GNVQ equals 100%•1 NVQ pass at Level 2 or higher equals 100%•1 ‘full’ VRQ2 pass at Level 2 or higher equals 100%•1 International Baccalaureate pass equals 100%•1 Apprenticeship pass equals 100%
Percent of people aged 19 were qualified to at least level 3. Examples of achievements in the following qualifications are counted at level 3:•1 Advanced Extension Award equals 5%•1 Free Standing Maths Qualification at Level 3 equals 10%•1 Key Skills pass at Level 3 equals 15%•1 AS level (including VCE) at grade A to E equals 25%•1 A/A2 level (including VCE) at grade A to E equals 50%•1 Advanced Pilot 6 unit GNVQ equals 50%•1 Advanced GNVQ pass equals 100%•1 NVQ pass at Level 3 or higher equals 100%•1 ‘full’ VRQ2 pass at Level 3 or higher equals 100%•1 International Baccalaureate pass equals 100%•1 Advanced Apprenticeship pass equals 100%
The total council taxbase of all the charter trustees.
This indicator tries to establish whether child protection plans have been effective and the extent to which risk is being managed appropriately. Registration should ensure that children who are likely to suffer significant harm are protected and that they and their families are receiving the services necessary to bring about the required changes in the family situation. Professionals, the child and the family should be working towards specified outcomes which should lead to the child's name being taken off the Register within two years.Please note that some of this data is heavily caveated - please see the original publication at the link below.
Number of children looked after on 31 March expressed as a rate per 10,000 children aged under 18.
This is the rate of under-18 conceptions per 1,000 girls aged 15-17 years resident in the area for the calendar year. The rate includes all conceptions under 18 but uses the ONS mid-year population estimates for females aged 15-17 as a denominator to calculate the rate (as 95% of under 18 conceptions occur within this age group). Conception rate: This is defined as the number of conceptions under 18 per 1000 females aged 15-17.