EXAM RESULTS

Qualification

Grade

A Level, AS Level and EPQ project qualifications

Graded from A*, A, B, C, D, E

BTEC Level 3 National qualifications (equivalent to A Levels)

Graded from Distinction*, Distinction, Merit, Pass

units can also be graded Near Pass (NP)

(two grades are available for the double awards, three grades are available for the triple awards)

GCSE qualifications

Graded from 9 to 1

English Language spoken language endorsement is graded Distinction (D), Merit (M), Pass (P) or Not completed (N)

OCR GCSE Combined Science (J250) is a double award qualification

Graded from 9-9 to 1-1

(e.g. 6-5 is worth two GCSE qualifications: 1 x grade 6 and 1 x grade 5)

OCR Cambridge National qualification

Graded from Level 2 Distinction* (*2), Distinction (D2), Merit (M2), Pass (P2) to Level 1 Distinction (D1), Merit (M1), Pass (P1)

BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award qualifications (equivalent to GCSEs)

Graded from Level 2 Distinction* (*2), Distinction (D2), Merit (M2), Pass (P2) to Level 1 Pass (P1)

BTEC Level 1/Level 2 Tech Award qualifications

Graded from Level 2 Distinction* (*2), Distinction (D2), Merit (M2), Pass (P2) to Level 1 Distinction (D1), Merit (M1), Pass (P1)

Entry Level Certificate qualifications

Graded from Entry 3, Entry 2, Entry 1

Entry Pathways qualifications

Graded from Award Entry 3, Award Entry 2

NCFE VCert Level 1 qualifications

Graded from Level 1 Distinction*, Distinction, Merit, Pass, Not Yet Achieved (NYA)

Arts Award Bronze qualification

Graded from Pass to Below Pass

(Please note a U grade means the result is unclassified and is therefore considered a fail.)

We are still awaiting BTEC, OCR Cambridge National and OCR Entry Level results which should be available to students by the beginning of September.  These results will be emailed to your school email address and a hard copy will be posted to your home address.

If you have any general queries regarding your exam results please email the Exams Officer: exams@northleamington.co.uk

If you are unhappy with your results and would like to discuss any concerns, please email Ms Foy, Deputy Head Teacher: mfoy@northleamington.co.uk

APPEALS

Please refer to the updated government publication “Student guide to appeals, malpractice & maladministration complaints: summer 2020” via the following link:

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/910603/6672_-_What_to_do_if_you_have_concerns_or_questions_about_your_grades.pdf

RE-SITS

If you are unhappy with the grade you received for a particular A Level or GCSE subject qualification, there is an option available to re-sit the qualification in the autumn.  You will need to email the Exams Officer: exams@northleamington.co.uk stating which examination subject you would like to re-sit.  You will also need to complete and return the Autumn 2020 Exam Re-sits Entry Form to the Exams Officer by the following deadlines:

Qualification level

Entry deadline

A Level re-sit

Wednesday 2 September (by no later than 12 noon)

GCSE re-sit

Wednesday 16 September (by no later than 12 noon)

A Level re-sit exams start on Monday 5 October and finish on Friday 23 October.  Please refer to the A Level Autumn 2020 re-sits timetablefor dates and times of particular subject qualification exam papers.

GCSE re-sit exams start on Monday 2 November and finish on Monday 23 November.  Please refer to the GCSE Autumn 2020 re-sits timetablefor date and times of particular subject qualification exam papers.

(For those ex-students who were withdrawn from the Summer 2020 exam series and would like to be entered for the Autumn 2020 exam series, the Exams Officer will be contacting you directly by email.  Please email exams@northleamington.co.uk if you have not received this information by Friday 21 August.)

 

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