SQA Attainment and School Leaver Qualifications in Scotland: 2006/07

DescriptionThis statistics publication notice presents information on the attainment of National Qualifications by pupils attending publicly funded secondary schools. Attainment data are also broken down by different pupil characteristics.
ISBN1479-7569
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateMarch 17, 2008

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A Scottish Government National Statistics Publication

ISSN 1479-7569
ISBN 978 0 7559 7048 3 (Web only publication)
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Contents

Introduction

Main Findings

Background Notes

Annex A: Unified Points Score Scale

Annex B: Boxplots

Tables

Attainment:
Table 1 S4 roll by year and gender
Table 2 S4 Attainment
Table 3 S5 Attainment
Table 4 S6 Attainment
Table 5 Attainment of the pupils who were in S4 in 2004/05, by the end of each stage
Table 6 Average tariff score of S4 pupils, by characteristic of pupil: 2006/07
Table 7 Three year average tariff score of S4 pupils, by urban/rural location of school and registration for free school meals: 2004/05-2006/07
Table 8 Three year average tariff score of S4 pupils, by ethnic background and registration for free school meals: 2004/05-2006/07
Table 9 Three year average tariff score of S4 pupils, by looked after status combined with additional support needs and registration for free school meals: 2004/05-2006/07

School leavers:
Table 10 Highest qualifications attained by leavers, by gender: 2004/05-2006/07
Table 11 Highest qualifications attained by leavers, by characteristic of pupil: 2006/07
Table 12 Total qualifications attained by leavers, by gender: 2004/05-2006/07
Table 13 Total qualifications attained by leavers at SCQF levels 3 to 5, by subject and gender: 2006/07
Table 14 Total qualifications attained by leavers at SCQF Level 6, by subject, grade and gender: 2006/07
Table 15 Total qualifications attained by leavers at SCQF Level 7, by subject, grade and gender: 2006/07
Table 16 Total qualifications attained by leavers with additional support needs, 2006/07
Table 17 Highest qualifications attained by leavers with additional support needs, 2006/07
Table 18 Destinations and highest qualfications attained by leavers, 2006/07
Table 19 Destinations and total qualifications attained by leavers, 2006/07

Special Schools:
Table 20 Single year attainment in all special schools, by SCQF level, year and gender: 2001/02-2006/07

Charts
Chart 1 S4 Attainment
Chart 2 S5 Attainment
Chart 3 S6 Attainment
Chart 4 Average tariff score of S4 pupils, by ethnic background: 2006/07
Chart 5 Average tariff score of S4 pupils, by national identity: 2006/07
Chart 6 Average tariff score of S4 pupils, by asylum status: 2006/07
Chart 7 Average tariff score of S4 pupils, by deprivation status: 2006/07
Chart 8 Average tariff score of S4 pupils, registration for free school meals: 2006/07
Chart 9 Average tariff score of S4 pupils, by looked after status and additional support needs: 2006/07
Chart 10 Three year average tariff score of S4 pupils, by urban/rural location of school and registration for free school meals: 2004/05-2006/07
Chart 11 Three year average tariff score of S4 pupils, by ethnic background and registration for free school meals: 2004/05-2006/07
Chart 12 Three year average tariff score of S4 pupils, by looked after status combined with additional support needs, and registration for free school meals: 2004/05-2006/07
Chart 13 Three year average tariff score of S4 pupils, by characteristic of pupil: 2004/05-2006/07