Penistone Grammar School offers qualifications at both Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5.
The documents below aim to guide students and parents / carers through the examination process. Also included is Penistone Grammar School’s Centre Policy for awarding grades in 2021 (school assessed grades due to COVID-19) (please note: the Centre Policy is still awaiting final ratification by the Joint Council for Qualifications).
If you have any questions or queries about examinations at Penistone Grammar School, you can contact our Examinations Officer (Mrs B Matthewman) on 01226762114 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Useful links for students & parents / carers
Joint Council for Qualifications: https://www.jcq.org.uk/
JCQ appeals booklet: https://www.jcq.org.uk/exams-office/appeals/
AQA past papers: https://www.aqa.org.uk/find-past-papers-and-mark-schemes
CCEA past papers: https://ccea.org.uk/post-16/gce/past-papers-mark-schemes
OCR past papers: https://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/past-paper-finder/
Pearson past papers: https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/support/support-topics/exams/past-papers.html
WJEC past papers: https://www.wjec.co.uk/home/student-support/past-papers/
Government information on the awarding of qualifications: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/gcse-as-and-a-level-qualifications-in-2021
OFQUAL latest news: https://ofqual.blog.gov.uk/category/a-levels-and-gcses/