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Exams

Welcome to the Examinations Office Webpages

These pages contain information about the EXTERNAL Examinations (GCSE, GCE, STEP and University Entrance Examinations) taken at The Judd School.

Please note: Most of the information is seasonal. Please make sure the information you are viewing is for the correct Year and Series

Contact Details:

Examinations Officers:  Ms Lindsey MacAdam & Mrs Rachel Adkin
email: exams@judd.kent.sch.uk
Telephone: 01732 770880

Last updated 10/08/2020

Student Information on Summer 2020 exams 

You may find the following documents of interest - a  comprehensive guide on receiving qualifications this summer; the standardisation process; and the appeals process. 

This is only a selection of the published documents available this summer and there are many more resources available. Please look at the Ofqual, JCQ and individual exam board websites if you would like more information. 

Examination Timetables and Exam Entry Forms 

Autumn 2020

GCE A/AS from Monday 5th to Friday 23rd October.

Click on links to view the A Level timetable.  GCE Timetable (PDF version) / GCE Timetable (Excel version). NB: Art and EPQ are not showing on the above as no written papers.

There are no fees for GCE resits. 

If you wish to be entered for an A Level resit please complete the attached form.  School entry deadline 2nd September.

GCSEs from Monday 2nd to Monday 23rd November.

Click on links to view the GCSE timetable. GCSE Timetable (PDF version) / GCSE Timetable (Excel version). NB: Art is not showing on the above as no written papers.

There are no fees for GCSE resits.

GCSE resit form coming soon. School entry deadline 14th September, except English Language / Maths where entry deadline is 30th September.

Summer 2021 Exam Timetables

These will be available as soon as the exam boards have published the information.

Examination Results Collection Summer 2020 

A Levels Thursday 13th August and GCSEs Thursday 20th August 

Results will be available electronically from 08:00 on Results Days. Students will be able to make appointments with senior leaders and teachers.

For appointments about A Level results - 13th August onwards, click here. The link for GCSE will follow next week.

For information on UCAS and Results Day please click on the following link: University and UCAS Essential Information 2020

Exams Office Summer Opening Hours 2020 

We are open in August on Results Days from 8:00 to 14:00 and then between the hours of 10:00 and 14:00 on the following days:-

Friday 14th, Monday 17th, Tuesday 18th, Friday 21st, Tuesday 25th, Wednesday 26th, Thursday 27th 

Appeals and Complaints 

Information about the Results and Appeals procedures can be found in the  Results and Appeals process.

Update: 12th August. The government has announced, that students will be able to request to receive ‘valid mock grades’ if they’re not happy with their calculated grades. We are waiting for more details on how this will work and we will update our website as soon as we know more.  

Request for an appeal 2020

If you wish the school to submit an application for an appeal on your behalf, please complete the  Appeals Request Form
Please ensure that you have spoken with a member of staff prior to submitting a form.

Internal Appeals

You can use the Judd School's internal appeals process to make an appeal against the school's decision to not to support an appeal on your behalf. Please complete the Internal Appeals Form

General complaints

For general complaints regarding the school's delivery or administration of a qualification please click on The Judd School Complaints and appeals procedure (exams).

Post-results Services
 

Following the issue of results, awarding bodies make the following post-results services available:

Access to scripts (ATS) and Enquiries about results (EARs)

Please click below for more details:

GCSE Guide to Post Results Services

A Level Guide to Post Results Services

NB: Summer 2020

Post results services are not available for this series. Information on the Appeals process to follow.

JCQ Information for Candidates documents

Privacy Notice - processing your personal data

Using Social Media and Examinations/Assessments

Taking Written Exams -  regulations and instructions

Taking On Screen Tests 

Non-examination Assessments - what you must and must not do when completing your work

Coursework - what you must and must do when completing coursework

Data Protection

The General Data Protection Regulation procedure for exams details how The Judd School, in relation to exams management and administration, ensures compliance with the regulations as set out by the Data Protection Act 2018 and General Data Protection Regulation. 

Re-Sits

Available for current students and leavers

To apply for re-sits please contact the Exams Office. 

Private Entries

Current Students

If you are currently a student at The Judd School and wish to take an examination in a subject not offered here, please contact Ms MacAdam or Mrs Adkin, in the Exams Office. You will generally be able to sit the examination at The Judd School. You will have to pay for the examination fee, plus an administration fee. 

The Examinations Officers will be happy to answer any queries.

External Candidates

The Judd School does not normally accept external candidates who have no links with the school. 

If you were formerly a student, please contact the Examinations Officers. If you wish to sit a subject with an Examinations Board that the school currently uses for the subject, then we will try to accommodate you.

University Admission Tests  

The following admissions tests will be held on 4 November 2020 at school. 

  • University of Cambridge pre-interview assessments
  • University of Oxford admissions tests
  • BioMedical Admissions Test (BMAT) – October/November
  • Test of Mathematics for University Admission (TMUA)
  • Mathematics Admissions Test (MAT).

Application forms should be available on the web site from early September.

Information about the admission tests can be found on

http://www.admissionstestingservice.org as well as university web sites.