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Western Springs College tops the same decile school NCEA results for 2008

03/05/09


Western Springs College tops the same decile school NCEA results for 2008.

The recently confirmed final NCEA results from NZQA indicate that Western Springs College was the top New Zealand decile 8 state secondary school in 2008. This ranking is based on the pass rates for Level 1, Level 2, Level 3 and University Entrance ( at Level 3 ). See www.nzqa.govt.nz

  • WSC’s Level 1 pass rate of 91.3% exceeds the national average by 20.9%, the same decile school average by 15.5% and ranks first in New Zealand for all 25 decile 8 state single sex and coeducational schools combined.
  • WSC’s Level 2 pass rate of 90.9% exceeds the national average by 16.2%, the same decile school average by 12.3% and ranks first in the country for all decile 8 state secondary schools.
  • WSC’s University Entrance ( Level 3 ) pass rate of 81.8% exceeds the national average by 16.6%, the same decile school average by 13.4% and ranks first in New Zealand for all decile 8 state secondary schools.

These outstanding results follow the school’s achievement of ranking second among all decile 7 state schools from 2005 – 2007, and also being the top ranking decile 7 coeducational school during each of these years.