Exam Timetables

Please see below for the current external awarding body GCSE examination timetables and our school’s own internal examination dates. The dates of the Summer 2021 GCSE timetable have yet to be confirmed by the government. As soon as we receive this information we will update the information below.

GCSE Autumn Series 2020 – 2nd to 20th November 2020

Year 11 November PPEs v2 – 2nd to 20th November 2020 – (updated 5th Nov)

GCSE Summer Series 2021 – (timetable tbc)

GCSE Summer Series 2020/21

Please see the following announcements and statements from the Department for Education (DfE), Ofqual and the Awarding Bodies regarding exams and assessments in 2020/21:

Latest Updates from Ofqual





Important GCSE Exam Information

St Ursula’s Convent School aims to ensure exams run as smoothly as possible for all our pupils. Please read the information below carefully so that you are aware of all the rules and regulations. Our school is required to follow these regulations by the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) when running any GCSE examinations. Internal PPE examinations will also use these guidelines.

JCQ Warning to Candidates Poster

JCQ No Unauthorised Items Poster

JCQ Information for Candidates – written examinations

JCQ Information for Candidates – non-examination assessments (NEA)

JCQ Information for Candidates – social media

JCQ Information for Candidates – privacy notice

JCQ Information for Candidates – coursework

If there is something you do not understand please contact Mrs Taylor (Exams Officer) either in person or by contacting the school using exams@stursulas.com