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GCSE and Exam Information

GCSEs and Qualifications for the Class of 2023

Summer exams are scheduled to start in May and will end towards the end of June.  All students should make themselves available for the Exam Contingency days of Thursday 8 June and Wednesday 28 June.  Provisional timetables will be distributed before the Easter holidays and final timetables will be distributed as soon as possible after Easter.  Results day is Thursday 24 August 2023.

Student Exam Support

The following guides provide information for students; which give a clearer indication of what to expect when taking examinations and how parents and carers can support their children through what can be an emotional time.

Internal Exams Leaflet 2022 to 2023 

A Useful Guide to the GCSE Exam Process for the Class of 2023

Special Arrangements Students – Notes

A Useful Guide to the GCSE Exam Process for Non Year 11 Students

Reviews of Marking, Access to Scripts and Appeals

External Written Exams Summer 2023

JCQ Official Documentation

JCQ Information for Candidates - Non examination Assessments from September 2022

JCQ Information for Candidates - On-Screen Tests from September 2022

JCQ Information for Candidates – Privacy Notice

JCQ Information for Candidates - Social Media

JCQ Information for Candidates – Written Exams from September 2022

JCQ Unauthorised Items Poster

JCQ Warning to Candidates Poster


Complaints and Appeals

Internal Appeals Procedure

Complaints & Appeals Procedure (Exams)

Enquiries About Results / Access to Scripts / Appeals