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Parkside School

Exams

Exams

The following Examination Boards are used at Parkside School:

A.Q.A

Edexcel

O.C.R

W.J.E.C

 

The Joint Council for Qualifications is the overseeing body of the Examination System and the website is: http://www.jcq.otg.uk/

Mock Exams

 These will take place at the following times:

Year 11 & 13:  20.11.23 to 8.12.23

Year 10 & 12: 17.6.24 to 5.7.24 

Summer 2024 Exams

 The main external exam series takes place during May & June.

The final date for exams is Wednesday 26th June 2024.

All Year 11, 12 and 13 students will receive a copy of their own personal timetable once it is finalised, we would advise students to refer to their personalised timetable but will place a general timetable on the website for reference.

Please be aware of the following rules and regulations:

jcq information for candidates sept 2023.pdf

 

Results Day

Results days within School are extremely busy. Exam results can be collected from school.

Thursday 15th August 2024: GCE Results

Thursday 22nd August 2024: GCSE Results

Students are expected to be in attendance to collect their results. Staff are available ON RESULTS DAYS to assist any student (in attendance) whose results are below expectation.  Entry to Post-16 and University can only be guaranteed when exam results are released.

It is School policy that results will not be given over the telephone or by e-mail.

We will accommodate requests for alternative arrangements as outlined below, but these should be arranged before leaving for the Summer break.

1.      Stamped self addressed envelope for results to be posted.

2.      Written authorisation, from the student, for someone else (including parents) to collect their results on the day

3.      (University place dependant) urgent GCE review of marking can be arranged on GCE results day and/or GCSE results day.

4.      All other GCE/GCSE review of marking/copy exam scripts can be requested until 18th September 2023 (tbc). After that date no further reviews of marking are possible (Exam Board Rules).

 

Summer 2023 Exam Certificates

 

The Summer 2023 exam certificates are now ready for collection from school Reception.  They must be collected in person and signed for upon collection.

 

If you are unable to collect your certificates in person you must contact Mrs Baker (Exams Officer) to arrange alternative arrangements.

 

Mrs Baker

Exams Officer