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Year 9

Year 9 Exam Information

Students in Year 9 will be sitting their PPEs from 26th February 2018 – 9th March 2018 (in class lessons). Students will be informed of details by their class teachers.

This page gives you information on how Year 9 students are assessed and what Exam Boards and Specifications are in use.

Please also check the Curriculum Section on the website.

Exam Boards and Specifications 

Subject Exam Board Link to Specification GCSE Course Notes
Art Edexcel 1AD0 (9-1) Externally Set Assignment
Biology AQA 8461 (9-1)  
Business Studies Edexcel 1BS0  
Chemistry AQA 8462 (9-1)  
Child Development OCR J818 Controlled Assessment
Combined Science AQA 8464 (9-1)  
Computer Science AQA 8520 (9-1) Non-Examination Assessment
Drama AQA 8261 (9-1) Practical
English Language WJEC Eduqas C700QS (9-1) Speaking Exam
English Literature WJEC Eduqas C720QS (9-1)  
Food Preparation & Nutrition WJEC Eduqas C560P1 (9-1) Non-Examination Assessment
French AQA 8658 (9-1) Non-Examination Assessment (Speaking)
Geography A WJEC Eduqas C111QS (9-1)  
German AQA 8668 (9-1) Non-Examination Assessment (Speaking)
History Edexcel 1H10 (9-1)  
ICT OCR J810 Non-Examination Assessments
Maths Edexcel 1MA1 (9-1)  
Music Edexcel 1MU0 (9-1) Non-Examination Assessment
Physical Education Edexcel 1PE0 (9-1) Practical
Philosophy & Religion AQA 8062 (9-1)  
Physics AQA 8463 (9-1)  
Product Design AQA 8552 (9-1) Non-Examination Assessment
Spanish AQA 8698 (9-1) Non-Examination Assessment (Speaking)