Summer 2021 Exams: Key Information
Welcome to our Summer 2021 examinations information page.
Should you have any queries or wish to speak to someone regarding arrangements for Summer 2021, please contact Mr Lamming the Head of Year 11 on email@example.com or Miss Woodhouse the Head of Sixth Form on firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Year 11, we hosted an online virtual information evening took place for parents, carers and students on Wednesday 17th March 2021 and the recording from this evening can be accessed further down the webpage below.
A copy of a letter we sent via MCAS to all Y11/Y13 students, parents and carers on 17th May 2021 can be found by clicking here.
We also sent a letter via MCAS to all Y11/Y13 students, parents and carers on 20th May 2021 regarding special consideration and mitigating circumstances for Summer 2021 qualifications. This can be found by clicking here.
Guidance for students, parents & carers and the Centre Policy
The JCQ have published a guide for students, parents and carers on the Summer 2021 examination arrangements and this can be found here.
We have in place a Centre Policy for our Teacher Assessed Grades process for Summer 2021. This can be accessed by clicking here.
Our Centre Policy for Summer 2021 should be read alongside our usual Non-Examinated Assessment (NEA) and vocational assessment policies. The Summer 2021 Centre Policy provides an update to these policies for this summer's process.
Results Days for Summer 2021 and arrangements
We will shortly publish the detailed arrangements for results days for Summer 2021. Do check back here for details of these arrangements.
- A-level and Level 3 results will be available on Tuesday 10th August 2021 from 10am
- GCSE and Level 1/2 results will be available on Thursday 12th August 2021 from 10am
Ofqual and exam board guidance for Summer 2021
Ofqual have published details of how exam boards and schools should award qualifications this summer.
Below are links to relevant webpages that detail what Ofqual and exam boards have provided to the academy for this summer:
- Statement from the Secretary of State for Education on the Summer 2021 awarding process
- Ofqual: How GCSEs and A-levels will be awarded in Summer 2021
- Ofqual: How qualifications will be awarded in Summer 2021
- Pearson BTEC statement to students for Summer 2021
Y11 Virtual Information Evening - Wednesday 17th March 2021
A recording of our information evening from Wednesday 17th March 2021 can be accessed by clicking the link below.
To access this:
- Click the link below
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