• Abbey College, Abbey Road, Hollow Lane, Ramsey Cambridgeshire PE26 1DG

Key Contacts

Examination Lead: Mrs L Bennett
Examination Assistant: Mrs M Bramley

Rules and procedures for exams

It is extremely important that students and parents are aware of the rules and procedures that Abbey College has to follow. Please familiarise yourselves with the following documents in the Exan information box:

  • Abbey College Internal Appeals Procedure
  • Controlled Assessment Policy
  • Examination Entry Policy Statement
  • Information for Candidates Onscreen Tests
  • Information for Candidates Social Media
  • Information for Candidates Written Exams
  • Information for Candidates Controlled Assessment
  • Information for Candidates Coursework
  • Privacy Notice
  • Warning to candidates

Exam Certificates

Exam Certificates for June exams will be available for collection from December. Please bring photo ID and sign in at reception. If you are unable to collect your certificates we require a letter authorising someone else to collect these on your behalf. The person collecting the certificates must bring photo ID with them to show at reception. Lost certificates are not easy to replace and we prefer not to post.


Exam Information : GCSE 2020/21

YEAR 11

YEAR 10

AQA

AQA

8035 Geography GCSE

8261 Drama GCSE

8300 Mathematics GCSE

8464 Science Trilogy GCSE (worth 2 GCSE’s)

8461 Biology GCSE

8462 Chemistry GCSE

8463 Physics GCSE

8698 Spanish GCSE

8658 French GCSE

8035 Geography GCSE

8261 Drama GCSE

8300 Mathematics GCSE

8464 Science Trilogy GCSE (worth 2 GCSE’s)

8461 Biology GCSE

8462 Chemistry GCSE

8463 Physics GCSE

8698 Spanish GCSE

8658 French GCSE

EDEXCEL

EDEXCEL

1EN0 English Language GCSE

1ET0 English Literature GCSE

1EN0 English Language GCSE

1ET0 English Literature GCSE

OCR

OCR

J411 History GCSE

J587 Sports Studies GCSE

J813 Sports Studies - Cambridge Nationals

J817 Creative iMedia – Cambridge Nationals

J411 History GCSE

J587 Sports Studies GCSE

J813 PE - Cambridge Nationals

J817 Creative iMedia – Cambridge Nationals

WJEC

WJEC

C650QS Art GCSE

C120P4 Religious Studies GCSE

5569QA Hospitality and Catering Level 1/2

C650QS Art & Design: 3 Dimensional Design GCSE

C650QS Art GCSE

C120P4 Religious Studies GCSE

5569QA Hospiatlity and Catering Level 1/2

C650QS Art & Design: 3 Dimensional Design GCSE

PEARSON

PEARSON

Engineering BTEC

Business BTEC

Health and Social Care BTEC

Child Development BTEC

Engineering BTEC

Business BTEC

Health and Social Care BTEC

Child Development BTEC

 

Advanced Information:

The awarding organisations have published summary guidance on advance information for GCSE, AS and A Level qualifications. Links to their pages can be found below.

AQA

Eduqas

OCR

Pearson

Ofqual has also published a letter to update you about the nature of the advance information.

JCQ has produced a lot of information for candidates for summer 2022, here. There are also a series of frequently asked questions with accompanying answers for exam centres and for students.

The exam boards have published new guidance on the JCQ special consideration process in the June 2022 examination series which aligns the process to the new UK Health Security Agency’s Guidance for people with symptoms of a respiratory infection including COVID-19, or a positive test result for COVID-19 published on 1 April 2022.

Useful links:

Coping with exam pressure - a guide for students - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

Subject-by-subject support for GCSE, AS and A level students in 2022 - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

advance_information_postcard_2022-02-03_1446.pdf (publishing.service.gov.uk)

Student Guide to Exams and Formal Assessments 

Preparing for your exam, JCQ preparation quick guide

 

Exam Information

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Exam Contingency Plan January 2022 Download Preview
Abbey College Centre Policy April 2021 Download Preview
Student Guide to Awarding - summer 2021 Download Preview
Exams Internal Appeals Procedure (Reviews of Results and Appeals)2021/22 Download Preview
JCQ Guidance for Students and Parents on Summer 2021 Download Preview
Year 11 Assessment Evidence Overview to accompany Year 11 May Grading Update Letter to Parents and Carers 13 05 21 Download Preview
Year 13 Assessment Evidence Overview to accompany Year 13 May Grading Update Letter to Parents and Carers 13 05 21 (2) Download Preview
JCQ_Appeals-Guidance_Summer-2021_Appendix-B Download Preview
Warning-to-Candidates-21-22 Download Preview
Unauthorised-Items-poster 21 -22 Download Preview
Self-Certification-Form Download Preview
Year 11 Exam Information Update Letter for Parents & Carers 21 04 22 Download Preview
Year 13 Exam Information Update Letter to Parents & Carers 21 04 22 Download Preview
OCR - package of support Download Preview
Special-Consideration-Policy 2021-22 Download Preview
Exams Equalities Policy 2021-22 Download Preview