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Year 11

 Year 11 Exam Information


Year 11 Exam Information for 2020-21 will be updated shortly

Students in Year 11 will sit their Options PPEs from 15th November until 22nd November 2019. Maths and English PPEs are also on the following dates:

  • Maths: 23rd September 2019 • 21st October 2019 • 16th December 2019 • 3rd February 2020 • 16th March 2020 
  • English: 16th September 2019 (Lit) • 13th January 2020 (Lit) • 23rd March 2020 (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 Examination Revision Guide and 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 Technical 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)