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Exam Guide

A useful guide has been prepared by our Exams Officer for parents/carers and pupils and is available below: 



Before Exams/Exam Timetable

A personalised timetable of exams will be provided to each pupil highlighting the subject, date and time of exams specific to them. Please keep this safe to refer to during the exam period.

A list of provisional generic exams timetable and dates for Summer 2024 are available here.

Help & Advice on Exam Revision

Revision can be daunting and stressful for both children and parents so we have provided some revision help and advice that may be useful below:

A Complete Exam Revision Guide - Please take time to view this help resource with your child.

Below is a quick list of various websites also offering help and guidance:

BBC Helping Your Child With Exams
BBC Radio Exam Stress
BBC Good Food Eating for Exams
BBC Bitesize Revision Resources - You can also download apps for study guides and class clips
WJEC Exam Preparation & Revision
WJEC Exam Tips the Night before - 10 tips to help you through the night before our exam

After Exams - Letter from the Exams Officer

RESULTS DAY: Thursday 22nd August 2024 between 10-12 noon

  • When does my child get their exam results? Pupils should arrive in school between 10-12 noon on the morning of 22nd August to collect their results. 

CERTIFICATES: are available from November onwards each year

Further Information & FAQs 

Below are external resources available that you may find helpful regarding exam results day:

Exam Results Day - Everything you need to know
How do I get my Exam Certificates?

www.successatschool.org - Success at School is the place for young people to explore careers, get the lowdown on top employers, and search for the latest jobs, courses and advice. Get career smart and register with them today.

Exam Board Privacy Notice

It is our aim to see each one of our recent school leavers progress onto a positive destination.  If you feel your son or daughter would benefit from any kind of transition support over summer and from September onwards, then please contact our Careers Officer Jenny Cole who will be acting as an Engagement Coach.  
What she can help with:
  • college applications and enrolment 
  • apprenticeship support
  • career advice
  • traineeship opportunities
  • CV writing
  • job opportunities
  • overcoming barriers
The dedicated phone number for this service is 07956 714249. Either your young person or parents and carers can use this number by texting or calling. Alternatively, please email  j.cole@shaftesbury.lancs.sch.uk
Jenny may also need to contact you in September to check your young person's next steps. This is a requirement by Lancashire County Council.
We hope that you will find this service useful.


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