Exams Information

This page contains information about the EXTERNAL Examinations (e.g. GCSE, AS, GCE exams) for the Summer series 2021.

Updates regarding the summer 2021 exams disruption due to COVID-19

6th January 2021: Ofqual news story – A message from Simon Lebus, Chief Regulator, on exams in 2021

18th January 2021: Ofqual blog – How 2021 could look for students and learners – we want your views. Ofqual and the Department for Education are jointly consulting on arrangements for awarding grades for GCSE, AS and A levels this summer.They want to hear the views of students who were due to take their exams, their parents and carers, their teachers, school and college leaders and others who have an interest, including further and higher education providers, and employers. All of these parties are urged to respond to the online consultation, which closes on Friday 29th January 2021 at 23:45 by following this link.

9th March 2021: Click for Update letter from Ms Simpson.

Please note: The official last day of term for Year 11 and 13 students is 21st May, although some students may be completed before this. Some students may also be asked to return to school after this date pending internal quality assurance and moderation. Year 11s and 13s need to be available until 11th June to allow for this possibility.

23rd April 2021: JCQ Guidance for Students and Parents, GCSEs and AS/A Levels in England, Summer 2021

14th May 2021: Student guide to Awarding, Summer 2021. GCSEs, AS and A Levels, vocational, technical and other general qualifications

June 2021: Click for TWGSB Summer 2021 JCQ Guidance Centre Policy


Contact Details:

Examinations Officer: Mrs Audrey Lewis

Access Arrangements in Examinations: Mrs Anna Withers, Director of Inclusion