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Lord Derby Academy
Seel Road, Huyton, Liverpool L36 6DG
Lord Derby Academy is a non-selective academy. It has about 1,110 boys and girls aged between 11 and 16. In April 2019 the school was rated ‘Requires Improvement’ by Ofsted.
This school is a member of The Dean Trust. (Other schools in this trust include Dean Trust Wigan, Dean Trust Rose Bridge, Broadoak School, Ashton-on-Mersey School and Dean Trust Ardwick.)
Relative weaknesses include Destinations and Progress.
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Attendance: Below average. Pupil absence rates and the incidence of persistent absence are both quite high.
Finances: Below average. However, the school budget has been roughly in balance
Environment: Below average. Air pollution, traffic accidents and crime are all quite high.
Representation: Out of balance. The socio-economic mix and ethnic representation are both slightly out of balance with the local community. Show details
Admissions: Poor. The occupancy rate is quite high and the offer rate is very low. There is no compulsory entrance exam.
Progress: Poor. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For information about actual grades, see Attainment.)
Attainment: Poor. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Disadvantaged pupils: Poor. Progress up to age 16 is about average. Destinations at 16 are poor. There is no information for students aged 16-18.
Destinations: Poor. The proportion of students going on to education or training at 16 is very low. Show details
Sixth form: There is no sixth form at this school.

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.
Popular GCSE subjects
Proportions of pupils entering in 2019
No A-level data
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