Where and when are my exams?
You will receive all of this information on your individual candidate timetable. Once you have received your individual candidate timetable:
When do I need to get to the Academy?
Morning exams start at 8:45am prompt.
Afternoon exams start at 1:45pm prompt.
You need to arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of your exam.
What should I bring?
WHAT SHOULD I NOT BRING
What if I am ill?
What if I am late?
Can I leave early if I have finished?
No. Candidates leaving early can cause a disturbance that is unfair to others in the exam.
Please note that afternoon examinations may finish after the end of school so candidates may need to make arrangements to get home if they normally use the coaches.
Teachers’ subject knowledge is a major strength of the provision and enables teachers to deepen students’ understanding through highly insightful and effective questioning.Ofsted (2018)
Teachers have high expectations of pupils’ behaviour, and pupils respond well as a result. They are proud of their school and the work that they do.Ofsted (2018)
Provision in the sixth form is outstanding…students have study programmes very well suited to their needs, resulting in excellent progress.Ofsted (2018)
Pupils’ behaviour is good. Strong relationships with staff help pupils to feel secure and promote their personal development well.Ofsted (2018)
The curriculum enables pupils to pursue their interests and prepares them well for their next steps.Ofsted (2018)
There is a very effective safeguarding culture in the school. The college system provides good pastoral care and helps to build effective links with parents and carers.Ofsted (2018)
Senior leaders and governors are ambitious for the school and its pupilsOfsted (2018)