This summer, GCSE exams will be taking place in school for students who are educated on-site.
Students have been provided with their individual exam timetables which provide full details of each exam paper they are sitting.
Exams start on mid-May and finish on 20 June. The Drama practical exam is timetabled separately.
|Tue 17 May||Biology Paper 1||01:45|
|Tue 17 May||Combined Science: Synergy Paper 1||01:45|
|Wed 18 May||English Language Paper 1||01:45|
|Thu 19 May||Drama: Drama: Performance & Response Written||01:30|
|Fri 20 May||Mathematics Paper 1||01:30|
|Mon 23 May||Geography Paper 1||01:30|
|Mon 23 May||Citizenship Studies Paper 1||01:45|
|Tue 07 Jun||Mathematics Paper 2||01:30|
|Tue 07 Jun||Geography Paper 2||01:15|
|Thu 09 Jun||Combined Science: Synergy Paper 2||01:45|
|Fri 10 Jun||English Language Paper 2||01:45|
|Mon 13 Jun||Mathematics Paper 3||01:30|
|Tue 14 Jun||Geography Paper 3||01:00|
|Tue 14 Jun||Citizenship Studies Paper 2||01:45|
|Wed 15 Jun||Biology Paper 2||01:45|
|Wed 15 Jun||Combined Science: Synergy Paper 3||01:45|
|Mon 20 Jun||Combined Science: Synergy Paper 4||
|GCSE results day is Thursday 24th August. Students' results will be posted home first class post. Please ensure you keep the school updated of your address and contact details.|
2021/22 Important JCQ Information
The Joint Council of Qualifications (JCQ) issue important information to students sitting exams each year. Please click on the links below to view these important documents.
Please click on the policy below to view our behaviour expectations of students sitting exams:
Frequently asked questions
What are the start and finishing times of exams?
Morning exams are scheduled to start at 9.00am and afternoon exams at 1.00pm.
What happens if my child is poorly on the day of the exam - can it be rescheduled to another day?
Unfortunately external exams cannot be rescheduled due to illness. Please contact the school immediately to explain why they are unable to attend. Any student not attending an exam without a reason will receive no marks for that paper.
My child is very anxious - is there anyone they can talk to or receive support from?
Most students are nervous when sitting exams, this is normal. However there are many staff on site who are happy to spend some time trying to alleviate their fears. Please contact the school to find out more.
Should my child bring in any equipment?
We provide all the equipment they need for each exam.
What happens after my child's last scheduled exam - do they still need to attend school?
Once your child has completed all of their exams, they will not be expected to attend school. All Year 11 students official last day of school is Friday 24th June.
GCSE Results Day - Thursday 24th August 2022