Exams and Revision


Exam Information

Summer 2022

Year 11 Summer 2022 Provisional Timetable

Sixth Form Summer 2022 Provisional Timetable

External exams 16th May 2022 to 28th June 2022

Contingency day – June 29th 2022 – all candidates should be available up until and including 29th June in case of major disruption to the exams, or until they have taken their last exam.

Non time tabled components and coursework tasks may be scheduled in the weeks leading up to the exams.

Results Day 

Thursday 18thAugust 2022 6th form
Thursday 25th August 2022 GCSE


Summer 2020 certificates are available for collection from reception

Summer 2021 certificates will be available in December 2021

Review of results

Candidates requesting a review of results, or copy of their exam script need to provide written consent and full payment before requests can be processed. If a review of results is requested then it is possible for marks to be lowered, remain the same or increase. This can lead to a lower overall grade, or the same grade or a higher grade.

Any enquiries about results for internal candidates have to be made to the exam board through the school.

Before any enquiry can be made the candidate:-

  • has to seek agreement from the school that this is an appropriate action
  • needs to sign a consent form
  • Pay the appropriate cost.

Costs and consent form can be found here.

Requestsconsent and payment need to be with Mrs Lyons in the exam office before the deadlines. Cheques made payable to The Purbeck School.


Please see the attached document about students returning to retake exams. This will be at the discretion of the head teacher. All costs incurred including exam fees, administration fees, invigilation costs and any costs incurred due to access requirements are to be paid in advance by the candidate.

Retake costs and information 2022 (pdf)

GCSE English language and Maths November 2021 (pdf)

Candidate exam and coursework information.

Social Media Information for candidates

Coursework Assessments

Non-examination assessments

On-Screen Examinations

Written Examinations

Information for candidates – Privacy Notice

Unauthorised Items

Warning to Candidates

Internal appeals

Please see the following documents regarding disclosure of coursework marks before submission and rights to appeal.

Internal Appeals Procedures NEA 2021(Pdf)

Internal Appeals Form(Pdf)

Internal Appeals procedure Post Results 2021(Pdf)

Complaints and Appeals Procedure 2021(Pdf)

Complaints and Appeals Form(Pdf)

Complaints and Appeals Form (docx)

A charge of £60 will be made to cover the cost of an internal appeal. This will be refunded in full if appeal is upheld.