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York Secondary Schools Best in Yorkshire

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2:43pm 27th November 2012

School inspectors say York has the best secondaries in Yorkshire.

77% children in the city go to a senior school which is rated good or outstanding.

North Yorkshire as a whole came in 3rd place out of 15 councils with 70% of pupils in a top rated school.

But the East Riding of Yorkshire came third from bottom with only 42% of children going to the best performing secondaries.

Council % of pupils in good or outstanding secondary school
City of York 77%
Kirklees 73%
North Yorkshire 70%
Rotherham 67%
Leeds 66%
Wakefield 64%
Sheffield 63%
Calderdale 55%
Kingston upon Hull 48%
North East Lincolnshire 45%
North Lincolnshire 44%
Doncaster 43%
East Riding of Yorkshire 42%
Bradford 28%
Barnsley 20%
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