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GCE A-Level: Bexley

Volume 493: debated on Tuesday 2 June 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families how many pupils in the London Borough of Bexley completed (a) AS and (b) A-level courses in each of the last three years. (270810)

The information available is given in the table:

16 to 18-year-old candidates who were entered for level 3 qualifications at least equivalent in size to one GCE/VCE A-level

Number

2008

1,303

2007

1,191

2006

1,104

Source:

Achievement and Attainment Tables.

Figures are for the maintained sector only: maintained schools and further education colleges.

Similar reliable data for AS-level figures cannot be provided as the point at which students ‘complete their AS-level’ study is hard to define. The final number of AS-levels recorded will depend on when, or whether, students decide to ‘cash-in’ their AS-levels.