Exams & Curriculum Data Information
Public exams can be a stressful time for students and parents/carers and it is important that all those involved are as well informed as possible. The school will make every effort to ensure that our students receive the best possible preparation for their exams and that the administrative arrangements run smoothly to help our students achieve their best.
The NHS have issued some helpful information on helping your child cope with exam stress, click here to view.
We have included some useful information together with the official Exam Board notices below that you can download. Please don’t hesitate to contact us during school hours if you have any queries.
The curriculum data team are responsible for managing the tracking reports that students receive three times a school year. In years 7 – 11 reports will be given out to students in the Autumn, Spring and Summer terms (excluding Yr 11 from the summer who receive their final report late spring).
Exams Results Collection
Important Information for Pupils taking GCSE Computer Science
Booking Holiday After the Examination Period 2019
GCSE & GCE Exams Summer 2019 – Exam boards advise candidates that they must remain available until Wednesday 26th June 2019 should an awarding body need to invoke its exam contingency plan.
Please note that in order to process exam entries to awarding bodies Larkmead School will pass on personal data, including name, date of birth and gender for the purpose of examining and awarding qualifications to the exam boards. In turn awarding bodies may be required to provide a candidate’s personal data to educational agencies such as DfE, UCAS and Local Authorities. Additionally, candidate’s personal data may be provided to a central record of qualifications approved by the awarding bodies for statistical and policy development purposes. Awarding bodies maintain a comprehensive archive record of candidate’s results for a minimum of forty years.