Grantham school is top of the class for Progress 8 score
Walton Academy in Grantham has been named as the best performing school in Lincolnshire for Progress 8.
Progress 8 is one of the most important indicators for measuring a school’s success, showing how much progress pupils make from their starting point at secondary school through to completion.
The latest tables, which were published by the Department for Education on Thursday, mean that Walton’s score of ‘well above average’ also places it within the top one per cent of schools in England.
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