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St Thomas More RC College
Town Lane, Denton, Manchester M34 6AF
St Thomas More RC College is a non-selective, Roman Catholic secondary school maintained by the local authority (Tameside). It has about 770 boys and girls aged between 11 and 16. In February 2017 the school was rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted.
Particular strengths include Attendance, Attainment and Progress. Relative weaknesses include Representation and Disadvantaged pupils.
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Attendance: Excellent. Pupil absence rates are quite low and the incidence of persistent absence is very low.
Attainment: Excellent. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Progress: Above average. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For information about actual grades, see Attainment.)
Finances: Below average. However, the school budget has been roughly in balance
Destinations: Below average. The proportion of students going on to education or training at 16 is quite low. Show details
Disadvantaged pupils: Poor. Progress up to age 16 is above average. Destinations at 16 are poor. There is no information for students aged 16-18.
Admissions: Poor. The occupancy rate is very high and the offer rate is very low. There is no compulsory entrance exam.
Environment: Poor. Air pollution and traffic accidents are quite high, while crime is very high.
Representation: Out of balance. The socio-economic mix is out of balance with the local community, while ethnic representation is slightly out of balance with the local community. 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

Provision for special educational needs
 Autistic spectrum disorder
Source: Department for Education. For full, up-to-date details, always ask a representative of the school.
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