It is with the deepest sadness and regret that we must inform you that Helen Roberts (Geography and Careers) passed away
on Saturday 4th March having been diagnosed with terminal cancer just a few weeks earlier.

The funeral service will take place at St. Andrew’s Church, Cheadle Hulme, SK8 5ET on 28th March at 1pm.

The funeral cortège will pass the school at 12.30pm

BAFB staff and pupils will line the inside and outside of the perimeters along Burnage Lane to pay their respects.

Any former students, Parents and Carers wishing to join us in paying their respects at this time
are invited to do so by standing on the opposite side of the road.

Please do not park your vehicle near school or on Burnage Lane. 

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2016 Results 

Progress 8 score


Attainment 8 score


% of pupils achieving GCSE A* - C in English and Maths


% of pupils achieving the English Baccalaureate


% of students who continued in education, training or employment 



2015 Results:

5A*-C in. English and Maths


% of all pupils achieving EBacc


% minimum expected progress English


% minimum expected progress Maths



Overall Value Added Score: 1014

Our Value Added Score places BAFB in the top 30% of schools nationally for pupils making overall progress. Our Maths results place BAFB in the top 4 % of schools nationally for pupils’ progress; our Languages results place BAFB in the top 1% of schools nationally for pupils’ progress.


2014 Results:

% 5 A*-C including English & Maths:                                     


% of all pupils achieving EBacc:                                              


% Minimum progress KS2>>4 (all pupils) – English:


% Minimum progress KS2>>4  (all pupils) – Maths:


The Performance Table data is published  against the Ofsted number 105557.


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