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Year 11

 Year 11 Exam Information

Students in Year 11 sat their Options PPEs from 9th November until 16th November 2018. Maths, English and Single Science PPEs are held separately:

  • Maths: 24th September 2018 • 16th January 2019 • 11th March 2019
  • English: 3rd December 2018 (Lit) • 26th February 2019 (Lang) • 12th March 2019
  • Single Science: 22nd March 2019 • 27th March 2019 • 28th March 2019

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  Non-Examination Assessment
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)
History Edexcel 1HI10  

Digital Applications (CiDA)


Edexcel Level 2 Cert (120 hrs) Controlled Assessment
Maths Edexcel 1MA1  
Music Edexcel 1MU0 Non-Examination Assessment
Physical Education Edexcel 1PE0 Practical
Physics AQA 8463  
Spanish AQA 8698  Non-Examination Assessment (Speaking)