Exams

Advance Information 2022

Exam boards have released advance information for this summer’s GCSE and A-level exams.

You can find this advance information here: Advance Information Summer 2022

If you know what you are looking for, you can use the Exam Boards’ websites to see the advance information now:

  • AQA – follow this link. Use the drop down menus to select the qualification level and subject, then click Find
  • OCR – follow this link. Use the drop-down menus to select qualification level and title
  • Edexcel/Pearson – this exam board has not provided a simple search facility to find advance information. You can search for subject pages on the  Pearson website: select A levels or GCSE from the alphabetical list.

Teachers have interpreted the advance information and are building it into their plans for the rest of this year, advising students on what to revise and how best to prepare for this summer’s exams.

Year 10 Exams

End of year exams will take place from 9th to 13th May inclusive.

Students are not allowed to study at home and must attend lessons as normal when not in exams.

Year 11 Mocks

Mock exams have been completed this year.

Year 12 Exams

End of year exams will take place from Monday 27th to Thursday 30th June inclusive.

There are no lessons during this period and students need only attend school to sit exams.

Year 13 Mocks

Mock exams have been completed this year.

Special Consideration

Please complete this form to tell us about illness or other circumstances that affect your child during any mock or public exams:

Special Consideration in Exams

Information for students and parents about exams in 2022

Year 11 Information
Year 13 Information

Written Exam and Non-Examination Assessment (NEA) Information

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Special Consideration & Reasonable Adjustments Policy   July 2019
Internal Appeals & Enquires About Results Procedure  July 2019
Access to Fair Assessment Policy  July 2019
Information for candidates – coursework assessments September 2021
Information for candidates – non examination assessments September 2021
Information for candidates – on-screen tests September 2021
Information for Candidates – Privacy Notice September 2021
Information for Candidates – Social Media Warning September 2021
Information for candidates – written exams September 2021


Statement for pupils

“If at any stage during your exam course you have concerns about the procedures used in assessing your internally marked work for public exams (controlled assessment / coursework / portfolio / projects) you should see Mr Rogan, Assistant Vice Principal, as soon as possible.”


Statement for parents

“If at any stage during your son/daughter’s  exam course you have concerns about the procedures used in assessing internally marked work for public exams (controlled assessment / coursework / portfolio / projects) you should contact the Assistant Vice Principal with responsibility for Examinations, Mr Rogan, as soon as possible.

Summer 2022 Exams

Exam boards have now published final timetables for GCSE and A-level exams.

The main exam periods are:

  • A-level 23/05/2022 to 24/06/2022
  • GCSE 16/05/2022 to 27/06/2022

All students must be available to sit exams until 29/06/2022 inclusive, in case of national disruption to the exam timetable.

Some exams in applied subjects, practical exams and language speaking exams will take place before these dates.

We will give each student their personal exam timetable in early February.

You can look at the exam boards’ full timetables here:

Pearson Summer 2022 GCSE timetable
OCR Summer 2022 GCSE timetable
AQA Summer 2022 GCSE timetable
Pearson Summer 2022 A-level timetable
OCR Summer 2022 A-level timetable
AQA Summer 2022 A-level timetable
WJEC Summer 2022 vocational timetable