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 2018
Exam Boards are now advising that it is advisable not to book a holiday until after 29th June 2018 to allow exam contingency following a national crisis.
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.
No Mobile Phones in Exams
Results Day 2018
Results Day is during the summer holidays and are held in Larkmead School Learning Resource Centre.
For GCE Results it is Thursday 16th August 2018 between 8am – 11am.
For GCSE students it is Thursday, 23rd August 2018 between 10am and 12pm.
Alternatively, results can be collected by a third party providing you have written a signed letter naming that person in advance. The third party will need to bring in a form of photo identity for this purpose.
There will be some teachers in school on results day to help you with any queries that may arise