This analysis compares the performance of sponsored academies and similar maintained schools.


An analysis of the performance of sponsored academies

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Characteristics of key stages 2 and 4 sponsored academy cohorts and comparator groups

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This report compares the performance of the different ‘cohorts’ in academies to the national average performance for state-funded schools.

It makes fair comparisons by matching sponsored academies with similar non-academies based on inspection results and the make-up of their pupils.

Published 23 January 2019