English/American Comparison

To help people out:

Primary: 4-11 years
Secondary: 11-16
College/6th Form: 16-19
GCSE: Exams sat at the end of secondary education (General Certificate of Secondary Education) Graded A*-G. Schools are ranked on the percentage of students that achieve 5 A*-C grades (inc. English and Maths). Students are told that a C grade is the lowest acceptable pass
A Level: Standard ‘academic’ course taken by students after taking their GCSE
Maths: Math

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