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Jesmond Park Academy
Jesmond Park West, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE7 7DP
Jesmond Park Academy is a non-selective academy. It has about 2,000 boys and girls aged between 11 and 18. In June 2022 the school was rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted. The present school opened in 2019.
This school is a member of The Gosforth Federated Academies Limited. (Other schools in this trust include Gosforth Academy, Great Park Academy, Callerton Academy and North Gosforth Academy.)
Particular strengths include Sixth form, Disadvantaged pupils, Finances and Environment. Relative weaknesses include Attendance.
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Sixth form: Excellent. Attainment is above average. Progress is excellent.
Disadvantaged pupils: Above average. Progress up to age 16 is about average. Destinations at 16 are about average. Progress at 16-18 is excellent. Destinations at 18 (allowing for attainment) are excellent.
Finances: Above average. The school budget has been in surplus
Environment: Above average. Air pollution and traffic accidents are roughly average, while crime is quite low.
Attainment: Above average. Attainment at the ages of 16 and 18 are both above average. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Progress: About average. Up to age 16 it is about average, while at ages 16-18 it is excellent. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For information about actual grades, see Attainment.)
Representation: Slightly out of balance. The socio-economic mix is in balance with the local community, while ethnic representation is out of balance with the local community. Show details
Admissions: About average. The occupancy rate is roughly average and the offer rate is very high. There is no compulsory entrance exam.
Destinations: About average. The proportion of students going on to education or training at 16 is roughly average. Show details
Attendance: Below average. Pupil absence rates and the incidence of persistent absence are both quite high.

Schools often provide or emphasise different subjects, especially in fields such as languages and the arts. The charts below show the relative popularities of exam subjects commonly sat at this school.
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Proportions of pupils entering in 2022
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