Examinations

Guidance from GOV.UK: published 26th August 2020
Click here for the ‘Summary guidance on appeals, malpractice and maladministration complaints for GCSE, AS and A level grades in England’


Autumn Exam Series:
AS/A Level 5th October – 23rd October Final Entry Deadline 4th September 2020
GCSE  2nd November – 23rd November Final Entry Deadline 17th September 2020

Autumn Series timetables:
Click her for the AS / A Level timetable
Click here for the GCSE timetable


Please click on the links below for the latest updates for AS, A Level, GCSEs and BTEC:

Confirmation of the awarding approach for BTEC 
GCSE and A Level students to receive Centre Assessment Grades (CAGs) 


Click here for
‘A guide to Exam Awarding 2020’


Click on this link or on the image below for the
Ofqual Student Guide:



Please find below an infographic explaining how your grade has been calculated, how appeals will work and next steps:

We have an internal deadline of Thursday 10th September 2020 for any appeal requests.

Supporting learners – information from each of the Exam Boards:

WJEC  https://www.wjec.co.uk/home/supporting-teachers-and-learners-during-
coronavirus/wjec-faqs-for-learners/
Pearson
/Edexcel
BTEC
https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/campaigns/pearson-covid-19/student-support-summer-2020.html

https://www.pearson.com/uk/learners/fe-and-college-students/supporting-fe-students-parents-covid-19.html

OCR https://www.ocr.org.uk/preparing-for-summer-results-2020/students/
AQA https://www.aqa.org.uk/coronavirus

Grading in 2020 – guide for students from Ofqual:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=fRTyGmUJIrw&feature=youtu.be


Appeals process:
Click here for the document on the appeal process  Information for candidates – Results, Appeals and Certificates
 * * * Click here to download an appeals form  * * *


Certificates:
Certificates for AS, A Level, GCSE and vocational subjects are usually available from November/December – You will be informed via the website /school Facebook page when the certificates are available for collection.


*****  May/June 2019 Certificates GCSE, AS and A Level *****

If you have not collected your certificates please contact exams@brookvalegroby.com to arrange a suitable time to do this.   Please Note: Certificates are a legal document and employers will need to see original certificates as proof of your qualifications.  BGLC will only keep your certificates for 12 months from the delivery of certificates.  Exam Boards will charge for copies of certificates (Approx £50 per certificate!)


Please find below the latest information from the Department of Education / Ofqual / JCQ / Exam Boards / BGLC:

Exams and assessments 2021
Click here for Ofqual confirmed changes to GCSEs, AS and A levels next year, following consultation.


  24.6.20 – Years 10, 11, 12 & 13 Exam Results Day information (CAGs)

9.4.20: Ofqual video on how student grades are being awarded

3.4.20: How GCSE’s, AS, A Levels will be awarded in Summer 2020

Statement on vocational and technical qualifications in 2020

Coronavirus COVID 19 – cancellation of GCSEs, AS and A Levels in 2020

Further details on exams and grades announced