Teacher Assessed Grades (TAGs)

Click here to download the school TAG policy 

Click here to download the JCQ appeals information and application form. 


The latest information from the JCQ website:

Proposed changes to the assessment of GCSEs, AS and A levels in 2021

Social media information for candidates

IFC coursework assessments

IFC on screen exams

IFC NE Assessments

IFC written exams

Information for candidates – privacy notice




Examination Information

Welcome to the exams section. Within this section you will find links to the major examining bodies and organisations within the UK along with other useful websites.

OCR – Oxford Cambridge & RSA Examinations http://www.ocr.org.uk/

AQA – Assessment and Qualifications Alliance http://www.aqa.org.uk/

PEARSON –   https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/home.html

WJEC – Welsh Joint Education Committee http://www.wjec.co.uk/

The JCQ provides guidance for all examination stakeholders from awarding bodies to students. http://www.jcq.org.uk/

Deapartment for Education http://www.education.gov.uk


Please visit awarding body websites or www.jcq.org for timetable information.
Other useful links

http://www.ucas.ac.uk/ for the university clearing service

http://www.admissionstestingservice.org/for-test-takers/bmat/about-bmat/ for those wishing to study certain medical and veterinary courses

http://www.lnat.ac.uk/ for those wishing to study law degrees

http://www.ukcat.ac.uk/home/ for medical and dentistry degrees

Exam tips

  • Make sure you have all the equipment you need for your exam in a clear pencil case
  • Arrive at least 15 minutes before the published start time
  • Check the seating plan
  • You may bring a drink of water to the exam room but make sure it is in a clear bottle with no label
  • Learn your candidate number
  • If you need assistance raise your hand – an invigilator will help
  • If you have any worries or questions about any aspect of your exams please come and see me


Please refer to the JCQ website for current documents http://www.jcq.org.uk/exams-office/information-for-candidates-documents

Useful important documents

External Qualification Policy pdfEXTERNAL QUALIFICATIONS POLICY
Exam Booklet  pdfExams Booklet
Exam Timetable
 Privacy Notice  pdfInformation for candidates – Privacy Notice (1)
 Exams  pdfInformation for candidates – written exams (1)

pdfInformation for candidates – onscreen tests

 Coursework  pdfCoursework
Social Media pdfJCQ Social Media Final 2018-9
Non-examination assessments pdfInformation for candidates _ NEA 1819