2022-23 Exams and Assessments
|EXAMS / ASSESSMENTS||DATES|
|Year 11 BTEC & Cambridge National External Exams||Tues 10th January - Fri 3rd February 2023 - See table below|
|Year 11 Exam Fortnight||Mon 23rd January - Fri 3rd February 2023|
|Year 7 - 10 Assessment Fortnight||Mon 27th February - Fri 10th March 2023|
|Year 11 GCSE External Exams - Summer Series 2023||Mon 15th May until Weds 28th June 2023|
|Year 7 - 10 Assessment Fortnight||Mon 5th June - Fri 16th June 2023|
|GCSE Results Day||Thur 24th August 2023|
Joint Council For Qualifications (JCQ) And Candidate Exam Information
Year 11 GCSE Spring 2023 Exam Timetable
|DATE (2023)||AM/PM||START TIME||END TIME||DURATION||EXAM BOARD||AWARD CODE||SUBJECT||COURSE TYPE||TYPE/ COURSE NAME|
|Tuesday 31st January||PM||13.00||15:00||2h||BTEC||Enterprise||21429K||Component 3: Promotion & Finance for Enterprise|
|Friday 3rd February||AM||9:00||11:00||2h||BTEC||Travel & Tourism ( Tech Award)||21229L||Component 2: Influences in Global Travel & Tourism|
Please note Awarding Bodies have a published start time of 13.30 for afternoon exams. However at Christ's College afternoon exams start at 13:00.
Year 11 GCSE Summer Series 2023 Exam Timetable
The GCSE Summer Exam Series will run from Monday 24th April until Wednesday 28th June 2023.
The following contingency days have been timetable by the awarding bodies:
Thursday 8th June - PM
Thursday 15th June - PM
Wednesday 28th June - All day.
These contingency days are designed to be used in the event of national or significant local disruption to examinations. Candidates need to be available for each contingency sessions in case their exam is rescheduled to one of these dates.
Public Examination Start Times
Morning exams at Christ's College start at 9.00am and the afternoon sessions start at 1.00pm. Students will need to arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the examinations. Please note that for some students the afternoon exam sessions may finish after the end of the college day and any students who are normally provided with home to school transport will have to make their own arrangements.
Any candidate who is deliberately absent from an examination, which he or she is due to take, will be liable for the cost. Justifiable absence must be explained by a parental note without delay. In cases of illness, any student who wishes this to be taken into account by the Exam Board, should submit a doctor’s note (if possible) to enable the Exams Office to apply for a Special Consideration.
Students will undertake examinations in full school uniform.
|Mrs A Edwards||Exams Officerfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Each exam series (November, January and June) has it's own results day.
|EXAM SERIES||AWARDING BODIES||RESULTS DAY|
|January/February 2023||OCR/BTEC||OCR - Thursday 16th March BTEC Thursday 6th April|
|Summer - May/June 2023||OCR/BTEC, Pearson Edexcel, AQA, WJEC EDUCAS||Thursday 24th August|
For the summer series of exams, if any students is unable to collect their statement of results on the day, the student MUST email the Exams Officer to give permission to nominate another individual to collect the results on their behalf. This individual must produce photo ID before we can release the results.
Please note that Christ's College Guildford does not take external candidates for exams.
We recommend that you contact the relevant exam board who should be able to provide a list of centres which do take external candidates.
After the Summer GCSE exam period, exam awarding bodies will send certificates after the completion of the Review of Results process. These are normally sent to Christ's College during November.
Students who will have the opportunity to collect their certificates at an Awards Evening held in November There will also dates in December and January where certificates can be collected.
- Ex-students are required to bring photo ID when collecting.
- Ex-students may nominate another individual to collect on their behalf but MUST advise the Exams Officer in advance in writing/email (using their own personal email address). The nominated person must also bring photo ID.
Please do not turn up to College to collect certificates outside the advertised dates without contacting the Exams Assistant - Mrs J Edwards. To book a pick up time please email JEdwards@christscollege.surrey.sch.uk
Certificates can only be kept for a period of one year, then they must be securely destroyed in accordance with JCQ regulations. Please be aware that some Exam Boards do not offer a replacement certificate service.
You can find all the relevant Christ's College Exam Policies for 2021-22 here.
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