Examination Information

Exams 2016 – 17


It is the aim of The Holy Family Catholic School to make the examination experience as successful and stress- free as possible for all our candidates.


The awarding bodies (or examination boards) set down strict criteria which must be followed for the conduct of examinations and The Holy Family Catholic School is required to follow them precisely.  Candidates are advised to pay particular attention to the JCQ Warning to Candidates and JCQ Notice to Candidates as well as any information supplied regarding Controlled Assessments. The JCQ (Joint Council for Qualifications) have information for students on their website: www.jcq.org.uk.


If you have any queries or need help or advice at any time before, during or after the examinations please contact:

The Examinations Officer – Mrs Joanne Ridehalgh

Telephone number: 01535 210212 ext: 437


Winter Exam Timetable and Information for Candidates 2016


Information for candidates – social media

Information for candidates – written exams

Information for candidates~CA.1617

Information for cands~cswk.1617

GCSE exam booklet 2017


Summer 2017 Results Information


AS/A Level Results Day – Thursday 17th August 2017 8am – 10am


GCSE Results Day – Thursday 24th August 2017 9am – 10.30am


Access to the LRC will be via the schools main reception


PLEASE NOTE – Results will only be issued to the student / candidate, unless prior to results day Mrs Ridehalgh has received written notification from the student / candidate that they have nominated someone else to collect on their behalf. Letters brought in on the day by a third party WILL NOT be accepted.


Students wanting results posting must also notify Mrs Ridehalgh in writing prior to results day.


Exam Board Contact Details


To obtain information about past results click on the exam board link below. You must quote our Centre Number: 37221 in any correspondence.

AQA http://www.aqa.org.uk/student-support/past-results

EDEXCEL https://www.edexcel.com/i-am-a/student/replace-certs-secure/Pages/default.aspx

OCR http://www.ocr.org.uk/ocr-for/learners-and-parents/lost-or-incorrect-certificates/

WJEC http://www.wjec.co.uk/index.php?nav=44