George Green's School

Type Secondary
Age Range 11-19
Religion Unknown
Address 100 Manchester Road
Isle of Dogs
London
E14 3DW
Phone 02079876032
Reference Number 100974

Description

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George Green's School, situated at 100 Manchester Road, E14 3DW, remains a steadfast institution rooted in tradition while fostering a progressive educational community within the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. Founded in 1828 by George Green, a shipbuilder and shipwright, the school has a distinguished history, serving as a beacon of learning for children on the Isle of Dogs. The school's mission combines a commitment to transformational academics with fostering individual character, inclusivity, and equality.

George Green's School maintains a coeducational comprehensive status, offering a variety of educational programs ranging from GCSEs, vocational courses, and a diverse range of A-Levels and the International Baccalaureate Diploma. The school's student population boasts 1,219 students as of the 2022 academic year. The school celebrated its involvement with the STEM programme 'Shaping Our World' 2023, aiming to expose young people to STEM careers and fostering critical STEM-related skills.

Beyond academics, George Green's School emphasizes traditional values such as hard work, discipline, and maintaining a courteous and respectful demeanor among its students. In the words of Principal Jon Ryder, "We believe that great schools like ours are engines of social change, teaching powerful knowledge to young people so that they can go on to become change-makers and develop into the best possible people they can be."

The school continues to thrive under the patronage of the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights and in association with Tower Hamlets London Borough Council. The motto of George Green's School is "Aspiration, Equality, Excellence," exemplifying the school's determination to provide an exceptional education to students from diverse socioeconomic backgrounds. The goal remains to equip students with the knowledge and values required for a flourishing future.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 1233
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 51.34%
Girls: 48.66%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
7 209
8 210
9 207
10 208
11 194
12 124
13 81

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2022-07-22
Date Description Report
2022-05-24 School inspection School inspection
2017-02-21 Short inspection Short inspection
2013-03-14 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2012-02-28 Curriculum and development visit Curriculum and development visit
2009-10-14 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2009-05-19 Monitoring visit Monitoring visit
2008-09-17 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2004-11-22 Full inspection Full inspection

Attainment 8 Score

Attaimenment 8 is a measure of a pupil's average grade across a set of 8 subjects. The 8 subjects which make up Attainment 8 are:

  • English
  • Maths
  • 3 subjects from qualifications that count towards the English Baccalaureate (EBacc), like sciences, language and history
  • 3 more GCSE qualifications (including EBacc subjects) or technical awards from a list approved by the Department for Education
Each grade a pupil gets is assigned a point score from 9 (the highest) to 1 (the lowest). These scores are added up, with English and maths counted twice.

School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
45.2 Upgrade Upgrade

GCSE Results

Metric School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Grade 5 or above in English and maths 50% Upgrade Upgrade
5 or more GCSEs at grade 9-4 (or A-C) 60% Upgrade Upgrade

Progress 8 Score

A progress score is a way to measure how well a student progressed in comparison to other students of a similar starting ability. A score of zero means would mean that a student made the same progress as others that had a similar starting a ability. A positive score would mean that the student made more progress than other students of similar starting ability. The scores below are for the whole school so is the average progress score across all students.

School Score Percentile (loc) Percentile (nationwide)
-0.01 Upgrade Upgrade

Attainment 8 Score

Attaimenment 8 is a measure of a pupil's average grade across a set of 8 subjects. The 8 subjects which make up Attainment 8 are:

GCSE Results

Progress 8 Score

A progress score is a way to measure how well a student progressed in comparison to other students of a similar starting ability. A score of zero means would mean that a student made the same progress as others that had a similar starting a ability. A positive score would mean that the student made more progress than other students of similar starting ability. The scores below are for the whole school so is the average progress score across all students.

2023 Admissions

Number of Applications Number of Offers
First Preference Upgrade Upgrade
Second Preference 75 23
Third Preference 47 9
From another Local Authority 9 3

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