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Important Information for summer 2023

The awarding bodies have collectively agreed a contingency day for several years now which is always scheduled at the end of the GCSE, GCE AS and A-level exam timetables.

The contingency day is in the event of national or significant local disruption to exams in the United Kingdom, being part of the awarding bodies’ standard contingency planning for exams.

For the June 2023 exams, the awarding bodies have therefore introduced two additional half-day contingency sessions. These are on Thursday 8 June 2023 and Thursday 15 June 2023. The standard contingency day remains at the end of the timetable being scheduled on Wednesday 28 June 2023.


Examination Information and Advice 

This section holds all the information relating to examinations and assessments taking place throughout the school year. Students should take the time to familiarise themselves with examination timetables and act upon any advice given by subject teachers regarding specific assessment types.  For more detailed guidance relating to formal external examinations such as GCSE’s and A Level’s, students and parents should follow the links below which will highlight key dates and give further information with regards to examination awarding bodies. These will also allow students to access past papers, helping with exam revision and technique.

Coursework Information
Controlled Assessment
Privacy Notice
Written exams
Information for candidates – Social media
Non Exam assessments/


Exam Timetables

Examination timetables for the appropriate year group will be uploaded a month in advance, where possible.
Note that timetables may be subject to change, so check regularly both on the website and with your subject teachers to be aware of any amendments to your examination and assessment programme.

Summer 2023 timetable

To view the summer 2023 timetable, please click here.


Students – You may also find the following links useful, they link to the Student/Parent pages of the awarding bodies, where additional past papers and revision advice may also be available.






Revision guides

For help and information with revision:

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