IN THIS SECTION
Comprehensive Parents Guide to exams
Includes information on:
- What to do if a student is ill.
- What to do if late
- What happens if there is a family emergency
- What equipment is needed for an exam
A useful website containing information regarding GCSE's and A Level's_link
Examination Timetables for Summer 2018 – GCE, GCSE and L2 BTEC Exams
Please click on the links below to download.
GCSE Summer 2018 Exam Timetable TBA
A Level (GCE) Summer 2018 Exam Timetable - TBA
BTEC - 2018 Exam Timetable - TBA
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Information for Candidates
This will be displayed at Examination Venues as appropriate. Click on the links below to download:
5.1 Information for candidates – controlled assessments
5.2 Information for candidates – coursework
5.3 Information for candidates – onscreen tests
Understanding your Results
Enquiries About Results (EAR): If you were disappointed with your grade and you were close to the grade boundary, you can request to have a paper re-marked by asking the exams officer. If your University place relies on your grade and you want to get it re-marked (Priority EAR) you must do this with 1 week of getting your results or you will miss the opportunity.
The cost of an EAR is £45.00, The cost of a Priority EAR is £58.00, both are payable on request by the candidate.
Understanding the New GCSE grades
The Department of Education has issued guidelines to support parents and students. It breaks down the new grading system and gives the new scale with some context with regard to the old A-G grades.
Certificates gained in the Summer
These will be available from the following mid-November.
If you are expecting GCSE certificates for awards gained in the Summer and will not be continuing at Wollaston School, please collect them from Reception as soon as you can after 15th November. Please bring photo ID.
‘A’ level recipients and students staying on in the 6th form will be invited to a presentation event in the New Year to receive their certificates gained the preceeding summer