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Exams and Revision

Exam Information for Candidates

The Joint Council for Qualifications regularly publishes information and guidance for examination candidates. This ranges from being aware of using social media, to what to expect when completing an on-screen exam.

Please click here to access these documents and guidance. 

Please click here to see the provisional timetable for the 2024 exam year.

Please click here to see everything you need to know about your exams.

Please click here to see the Ofqual Student Exams Guide 2023, and click here to see about the Grading of exams and assessments.

Please click here to see the guide for Understanding results and grades.

Spotlight Information

We send out spotlight data to parents and carers three times a year, one of which is included within the full report.

For more information on our reporting and target setting processes please click here.

Faculty Resource Hub

Please click here to access the Faculty Resource Hub. This website is a list of links to all of the different faculty websites. These websites contain revision guidance and lesson information as well as other useful information.

You will need your school email login to be able to access this site.

If you attempt to visit a faculty website and don't have permission to view documents, please speak to your teacher or the Head of Learning.

Revision Guidance

A Parental Guide to Study and Revision Skills is available by clicking here.

The Year 11 Road Map for exams is available by clicking here.

The Year 11 Revision Booklet is available by clicking here.

The Year 11 Raising Achievement Booklet is available by clicking here.

The Year 11 Revision Assembly Presentation is available by clicking here.

The Year 11 Parental Information Presentation is available clicking here.

Top Revision Tips compiled by St Bernadette staff is available here.

Revision Timetable Templates are available by clicking here (Microsoft Word) or here (PDF).

PiXL

PiXL (Partners in Excellence) is a network of over 3,000 schools across primary, secondary, sixth forms and alternative provisions in England, Northern Ireland and Wales.

PiXL have produced a series of pamphlets on a number of topics. These contain lots of advice and guidance. Please find these pamphlets listed below.

Useful Websites

We have compiled a list of websites that are specific to subjects and will aid in your child's revision. Follow the links to access these sites. 

General or Multi Subjects

https://online.clickview.co.uk/ - sign in with your school email address and email password.
https://senecalearning.com/en-GB/ - revision and assessment tasks, either set by your teacher or ones you have chosen to complete.
http://getrevising.co.uk - Revision help site
http://www.revisionworld.co.uk - Create your revision timetable here

English and Drama

http://www.englishbiz.co.uk/ 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/english/ 
https://www.sparknotes.com/
https://www.dramaonlinelibrary.com/
https://www.ntlive.com/ 

Mathematics

www.mathsgenie.co.uk 
www.corbettmaths.com
www.sparxmaths.uk 

Science

Biology
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/examspecs/zpgcbk7 
https://classroom.thenational.academy/subjects-by-key-stage/key-stage-4/subjects/biology 

Chemistry
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/examspecs/z8xtmnb 
https://classroom.thenational.academy/subjects-by-key-stage/key-stage-4/subjects/chemistry 

Physics
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/examspecs/zsc9rdm 
https://classroom.thenational.academy/subjects-by-key-stage/key-stage-4/subjects/physics 

Combined Science
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/examspecs/z8r997h 
https://classroom.thenational.academy/subjects-by-key-stage/key-stage-4/subjects/combined-science 

Languages

http://www.languagesonline.org.uk 
http://www.linguascope.co.uk 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize 
http://www.s-cool.co.uk/gcse/

Geography

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/examspecs/zy3ptyc
https://www.coolgeography.co.uk/gcsen/revision_zone.php 

History

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/history

Religious Education

http://www.bbc.co.uk/ethics/
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/examspecs/zm9pd6f 

Computing

http://www.teach-ict.com 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/ict/
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/
CraigNDave YouTube Channel

Business

BusinessEd Revision Site

Music

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/music/

Technology

http://www.design-technology.org/

Exam Boards

www.aqa.org.uk 
www.ocr.org.uk 
www.qualifications.pearson.com 
www.wjec.co.uk

Parental Support

www.projecteducation.co.uk 
www.childline.org.uk 
www.targetjobs.co.uk (careers advice)