Ofsted and Exam Results


Both The Cheadle College and Marple Sixth Form College were recently inspected by Ofsted who found both of the colleges to be ‘good’, with several areas judged to be ‘outstanding’.

Some of Ofsted’s conclusions about the college include:

“ambitious to be an outstanding college within its community, and for its community.”

“the inspirational leadership, collective will and passion of staff to improve provision are having a positive impact”

“a dynamic and relentless culture of improvement”

The Cheadle College is very proud of its latest Ofsted inspection – but we will also continue to strive to improve standards and the quality of our work across all our departments and disciplines.

To read the full report click here.

Exam Results

At The C&M College Network we constantly strive to improve our exam results, our Ofsted rating, our advice and guidance services and all other standards whether academic, vocational or pastoral.

Below you can find details of our many achievements in pursuit of higher standards – with more details of these available on our downloads page.

Our Latest Exam Results
Students at The Cheadle College and Marple Sixth Form College celebrated another year of excellent results in 2017.  A Levels and Advanced Vocational qualification results have maintained the upward trend of success and achievement for the past four years.

Exam Results 2017

The Cheadle College

  • A Level 97% pass rate
  • A-C = 62%
  • Vocational 100% achievement with high grades at 85%

Marple Sixth Form College

  • A Level pass rate 99.0%
  • High grade passes 68.4% 100% pass rate on all vocational courses with 85% high grade achievement.