Our careers programme is continually reviewed to ensure it continues to meet the needs of our students and the Gatsby Benchmarks. This is by means of:
Please find below details of student destination data for Kirk Balk Academy leavers.
This measures the number of students who stayed in education, training or an apprenticeship after Year 11.
Kirk Balk Academy are extremely proud that 100% of Year 11 leavers in 2017 and 2018 progressed to a positive destination. Achieving 0% NEETs (Not in Employment, Education or Training) is a national measure of educational performance and it is exceptionally rare for schools, both regionally and nationally to achieve.
|% of Kirk Balk Academy Year 11 leavers|
|Employment with Training||1||0||1|
|% comparison with LA of Year 11 leavers|
|Kirk Balk Academy||97.9||100||100|
|Barnsley LA Average||97.2||96.7||96.5|