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Examinations and Support

Please note this centre does not take external candidates

EXAM DATES 2018 to 2019

There are lots of Oral and Practical Exams taking place before the Exam Season starts in May,  details here : Jan to May exams

Welsh oral examinations:

  • Year 10: Wednesday-Friday, 27-29 March
  • Year 11: Wednesday-Friday, 3-5 April

These are external examinations are worth 25% of the GCSE examination and cannot be taken at any other time.  The pupils have been/will be given specific days and times by their Welsh teachers and timetables will be on display outside room 258.

Public examinations typically start at 8:45am in the morning and at 1:00pm in the afternoon.  Pupils must, however, check their start times on their Exam Timetables. Pupils need to arrive 15 minutes before the examination is due to start.  Pupil examination timetables will detail start times and locations.

Key Stage 4 Support Programme

Throughout Key Stage 4, a programme of After School Revision is available with free transport always provided on Tuesdays at 4.30pm, and from February half-term also on Mondays and Wednesdays.

Upgrade Programme details are given out to pupils and parents, and put on this page.  

During Half Term breaks and the Easter holidays revision sessions are also arranged with free transport available.

During examinations, Immersion Days and/or Immersion Mornings of intense revision are normally arranged before examinations.

Details of revision and immersion sessions are posted on this page and emailed out to pupils/parents as and when they are arranged.  Please contact Mrs Rogers, Pre-16 pathway Leader, for more information.

Year 11 GCSE Support Programme February 2019 Information Letter

 

GCSE Examinations 

Individual pupil timetables are emailed to pupils and contacts.  Paper copies are issued to pupils and further copies can be requested from the office.  A noticeboard outside reception will detail exams and venues on the day (in case of any last minute changes).

If you are going to be away on results day please provide the school office with a stamped addressed envelope so that results can be posted to you, or email one of the exams team so that we can email the results to you.

ENQUIRIES ABOUT RESULTS

After you have received your results, you have a period of time in which you can request your paper back, and/or request a review of marking.  

You can get a form from the main office, which details deadlines and fees (they are unique to every season). A copy of this form is also put in your results envelope.

Please contact the exam office for more information -  [email protected] or [email protected]

Sixth Form A Level Examinations

Individual pupil timetables are emailed to pupils and contacts.  Paper copies are issued to pupils and further copies can be requested from the office.  A noticeboard outside reception will detail exams and venues on the day (in case of any last minute changes).

If you are going to be away on results day please provide the school office with a stamped addressed envelope so that results can be posted to you, or email one of the exams team so that we can email the results to you.

ENQUIRIES ABOUT RESULTS

After you have received your results, you have a period of time in which you can request your paper back, and/or request a review of marking.  

You can get a form from the main office, which details deadlines and fees (they are unique to every season). A copy of this form is also put in your results envelope.

Please contact the exam office for more information -  [email protected] or [email protected]

 

Useful Links

www.jcq.co.uk

www.wjec.co.uk

 

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