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Destinations

Every year, the majority of our Year 11s choose to stay at the Bridge.

Key Stage 4 leavers - information from Prospects

2019 Year 11 leavers:

  • 99% to sustained destinations
  • 95% to education destinations
  • 62% to sixth forms including Bridge
  • 27% to Further Education colleges
  • 5% to sixth form colleges
  • 2% to apprenticeships 

Key Stage 5 Leavers

In 2020:

  • 82% accepted university places
  • Most students who accepted places at university are first in their families to do so
  • One student went to Cambridge and one to Oxford 
  • 48% of Bridge students accepted places at top third universities and 26% at prestigious Russell Group universities - significantly above national averages
  • Popular degree choices were Biological Sciences, Business Studies, Computer Science, Economics, English, Engineering, Law, Mathematics, Media Studies, Medicine, Pharmacology, Physics, Psychology and Sociology
  • 1% accepted apprenticeships

You can see which universities our students have chosen to go to since our first cohort of Year 13 leavers in 2014.

Since our first group of Year 13 leavers, 10 students have accepted places at either Oxford or Cambridge and 5 have gone to US universities, 2 on academic scholarships including a Fulbright scholarship, and 3 on sports scholarships.

Year 13 Destinations Map

See HERE for the map of university acceptances in 2019 from UCAS, which includes former students who accepted places in 2019 after leaving
The Bridge Academy

Principal:
Mr Chris Brown

Vice Principals:
Kelly Harris (Pastoral and Behaviour)
Paddy Cassidy (Curriculum and Assessment)
Alison Underwood (Personal Development and Inclusion)

Finance &
Resources Director:

Ken Robb