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The Exams Office

The Exams Office at QE is staffed by Chris Prager (full time) and Gill Westlake (Tuesdays & Fridays) and is located in Room 117. If you have any queries relating to your exams whilst at QE, then please go and see either Chris or Gill for advice and help. The external exams at QE are administered in line with rules and regulations set by Joint Council for Qualifications.

Below you will find a number of key dates, examination information documents and policies, as well as the external examinations timetable for May/June 2020. You can contact the Exams Office directly on 01325 376452 or examsteam@qeliz.ac.uk. 


Key Dates

Monday 4th November – Monday 11th November – GCSE English and Maths resits.

Tuesday 12th November – Thursday 14th November – Year 2 autumn internal mock exams.

Tuesday 25th February – Thursday 27th February – Year 2 spring internal mock exams.

Wednesday 17th June – Friday 19th June – Proposed “End of Year 1” internal mock exams (dates TBC).

Monday 11th May – Tuesday 23rd June – Summer external examination period.

Wednesday 24th June – Exam board contingency day. The awarding bodies have designated a ‘contingency day’ for examinations. ALL students must remain available should they be needed to complete an examination on this day.

Thursday 13th August – Summer A Level external examination results published.

Thursday 20th August – GCSE external examination results published.


Information Documents

Exam Guidance Booklet 2019-20

Coursework & Non-Examination Assessments Guidance 2019-20

Frequently Asked Questions Booklet 2019-20


External Examinations Timetable

External Examination Timetable – November 2019

External Examination Timetable – January 2020



Results Collection Request – Nominated Person

Certificate Collection Information 2019-20

Certificate Collection Request – Unable to Collect in Person



JCQ Information for Candidates – Social Media 2019-20

JCQ Warning to Candidates Poster

JCQ No Mobile Phones Poster