Exam Results

In 2017 The James Hornsby School was ranked number 35 out of 97 schools in the whole of Essex!

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DfE School Performance Table

Please click here to view the latest Performance Table for The James Hornsby School.

Summer 2018

A fantastic year for the James Hornsby School. Our highest 9-4 English and Maths combined percentage of 51%!

The release of 2018 GCSE results has demonstrated our very high expectations and aspirations for everyone of our students. We are thrilled at the progress that our students have made and that so many have exceeded their potential.

An excellent 26 top grades of 9-7 were achieved by our students in the new and more demanding English and Maths GCSE.

Top performing subjects:

English 9-4 64%

Maths 9-4 60%

Spanish 9-4 100%

French 9-4 94%

Photography 9-4 82%

PE 9-4 73%

Health & Social Care A*-C 64%

Art 9-4 63%

“It’s like a big family, everyone is there helping eachother to succeed.”
Louise Egleton, Year 11


Summer 2019

The James Hornsby Family would like to offer a huge congratulations to all of our hardworking students in Year 11 who fully deserve their success. We also wish to thank parents for their support and our talented and hardworking staff and governing body who have all been passionate in their strive for academic excellence.

Special mention to our top performing subjects:

Dance D*-P: 100%

Travel & Tourism D*-P: 94.3%

Catering D*-P: 90.6%

Sport Science *2-P2: 69.2%

Animal Care D*-P: 67.7%

Media D*-P: 57.1%

Geography 9-4: 55.8%

English and Maths to be confirmed following GCSE remarks.

Pupils are expected to learn well and are set demanding targets. Leaders and teachers make regular assessment checks and provide effective guidance to help them succeed Ofted 2016