Backwell School produces an Examination Information Booklet for students and parent/carers.  Every student in Year 11, 12 and 13 is given their own copy in Term 3.
 

The Examination Key Information Booklet and general information/FAQs can be downloaded by clicking on the links below.  These contains vital information about the exams process, including what to do if you are ill or late, as well as information on results day arrangements and your options for obtaining your results if you are unable to come to school on results day.

Examinations Booklet - Key Information 2016-17

Examinations -  General Information and FAQs 2016-17

Exam Top Tips

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2018 Examination Season

The official JCQ exam season runs from Monday 14 May until Wednesday 27 June 2018. All external exams for this season will fall between these dates (inclusive).

A skeleton exam timetable for Summer 2018 for both A levels and GCSEs can be downloaded here:

A Level Skeleton Exam Timetable - Summer 2018

GCSE Skeleton Exam Timetable - Summer 2018

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Exam Rules and Regulations

The JCQ (Joint Council for Qualifications) publish important documents regarding examinations – these are included in the Examination Information Booklet, but a copy of them can be found below:

Information for Candidates : Controlled Assessments

Information for Candidates: Written Exams

Information for Candidates: Non-examinations Assessment

Information for Candidates: Coursework

Information for Candidates: On-screen Tests

Information for Candidates: Social Media

Examinations Board Privacy Notice

 

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Exam Results Days
 

Exam taken in: Results day
   
November 2017            11 January 2018
   
May / June 2018  

      A Level

Thursday 16 August 2018

     GCSE Thursday 23 August 2018