New 2018 Benchmarks – England : A level, AS level and KS4 Alps blog post - view all

We have updated A, AS and KS4 benchmarks for England. The headlines are:

  • There is little movement at A and AS level – the Alps Minimum Expected Grades (MEGs) remain the same as last year
  • KS4 Prior attainment bands have had to be adjusted, resulting in slight changes in Alps MEGs
  • The benchmarks are based on our analysis of the full national data from the Department for Education
  • The updated benchmarks are available in a briefing available to all Alps schools and colleges via the Connect homepage
  • How the linear A levels performed in 2017 – read our blog