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Results and Certification

Results 2021

Where: Beechurst Hall
Time: From 10.00am until midday
How: Collect in person or give someone a letter or text authorisation to collect for you
Can’t attend: Any results that have not been collected by midday will be posted out first class to the home address we hold in school.
Go4Schools: Results will be available on Go4Schools from 12.00pm onwards

Grade not what you Expected?

In addition to the information below, please also read the two documents regarding appeals from Ofqual and JCQ

Student guide to awarding: summer 2021 - GOV.UK (

JCQ: Student and Parent guide

Every year there a some students who are disappointed with their results and it is natural to feel you might have done better in different circumstances; such as if the GCSEs had gone ahead as normal. Consider carefully before appealing as grades can go down as well as up. However, if you feel that the grade you have received is not correct:

  • Speak to Mrs Everitt, Exams Officer or Mr Slingsby, Assistant Headteacher on results day
  • E-mail Mr Slingsby (
  • A check will be made to ensure that the correct grade was calculated and that this was then submitted to the exam board.
  • If after this you still feel that you have an incorrect grade, it is possible to lodge an appeal with the relevant exam board who will look into the matter further.
  • Deadline for SVC to receive requests for an appeal to the exam board – 17 September 2021.

Exam Certificates 2021 – Available from Monday 22 November 2021

  • Certificates from exam boards will be available from Monday 22 November 2021
  • You will need to either collect these yourself or arrange for someone to collect for you.
  • If someone is collecting for you, please give them a letter authorising them to do so.
  • It is advisable that you collect your certificates as Universities and employers often ask for original copies. 
  • Soham Village College are not required to hold onto unclaimed certificates for longer than one year.
  • Please note that replacement certificates are only issued by exam boards and they charge approximately £50 per certificate.
  • Please make every effort to collect your certificates.