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Year 11

Exam Dates

Year 11 Summer 2021 Exam Information  will be updated when the information becomes available

Students in Year 11 will be sitting their Options PPEs from 16th Nov - 20th Nov 2020.

Maths, English and Science PPEs will also take place on the following dates

Maths PPEs will be held on 17th Sept 2020, 21st Oct 2020, 15th Dec 2020, 1st Feb 2021, 16th Mar 2021. 

English PPEs will be held on 14th Sept 2020 (Lit), 12th Dec 2020 (Lang), 30th Nov 2020 (Lang), 5th Jan 2021 (Lit), 2nd Feb 2021 (Lang), 9th Mar 2021 (Lit), 20th Apr 2021 (Lang).

This page gives you information on how Year 11 students are assessed and what Exam Boards and Specifications are in use, see table below.

Please also check the Curriculum Section on the website.

Exam Boards and Specifications 

All subjects are now graded 9-1 except Child Development and ICT.

Subject Exam Board Link to Specification GCSE course Notes
Art Edexcel 1AD0 Externally Set Assignment
Biology AQA 8461  
Business Studies Edexcel 1BS0 Controlled Assessment
Chemistry AQA 8462  
Child Development OCR J818 Controlled Assessment
Combined Science Trilogy AQA 8464  
Computer Science AQA 8520   
Drama AQA 8261 Practical
English Language WJEC Eduqas C700QS  Speaking Exam
English Literature WJEC Eduqas C720QS  
Food Preparation & Nutrition WJEC Eduqas C560P1 Non-Examination Assessment
French AQA 8658 Non-Examination Assessment (Speaking)
Geography A WJEC Eduqas C111QS   
German AQA 8668 Non-Examination Assessment (Speaking)
Health and Fitness NCFE Level 1/2 Tec Award  
History Edexcel 1HI0  

Creative iMedia

OCR Nationals J817 Controlled Assessment
Maths Edexcel 1MA1  
Music WJEC Eduqas C660U01 Non-Examination Assessment
Physical Education Edexcel 1PE0 Practical
Physics AQA 8463  
Religious Studies AQA 8062  
Spanish AQA 8698  Non-Examination Assessment (Speaking)
Travel and Tourism Pearson BTEC Level 1/2 Tech Award