Parents' Evenings and Reports


Parents' Evenings

Please note the following dates for our Parents' Evenings:

- Year 11: Thursday 3rd November 2016

- Year 8: Thursday 1st December 2016

- Year 10: Thursday 12th January 2017

- Year 9: Thursday 9th February 2017 (including options)

- Year 11: Thursday 9th March 2017

- Year 7: Thursday 23rd March 2017

Our Parents' Evenings start at 4:30pm and finish at 7:00pm. Your child will be able to book appointments with his teachers about a week in advance.


Data Reports and Grading System

Data Reports on your child's progress will be sent home every term at KS3 and every half-term at KS4.

 

Students will be reported on in GCSE grades from the beginning of their time at the academy enabling a clear progression through to GCSE.

Current Year 11
Examination year: 2017
‘New’ style GCSE’s for English Lang, Lit and Maths. Grades will be numbers 9-1.
‘Old’ style GCSE for other subjects. Grades will be letters A*-G.
Current Year 10
Examination year: 2018
‘New’ style GCSE for most subjects. Grades will be numbers 9-1.
‘Old’ style GCSE for Business Studies, Design & Technology, Media Studies. Grades will be letters A*-G. 
Current Year 9
Examination year: 2019 
‘New’ style GCSE for all subjects. Grades will be numbers 9-1. 
Current Year 8
Examination year: 2020 
‘New’ style GCSE for all subjects. Grades will be numbers 9-1. 
Current Year 7
Examination year: 2021 
 ‘New’ style GCSE for all subjects. Grades will be numbers 9-1. 


The numbers 1-9 that students receive as a final GCSE grade are equivalent to the GCSE grades being used currently. These can be seen in the table below:

We know that changes to exams can be very complicated for all concerned. The leaflet below will help to explain the new GCSE reforms and how it will affect your son.

If you have any additional queries please use the form available on our Contact Us page.

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