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12:24 PM - 25 Jan 2023

Retweetd From School Chaplain

It was wonderful to celebrate the Eucharist this morning with Year 10 . Many thanks to Canon Jan for officiating and encouraging us to listen for God's calling, as he did to Jeremiah. Diolch yn fawr a Duw Bendithia https://t.co/WaiTDfzDjo

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18:51 PM - 24 Jan 2023

Retweetd From BOLHS_6Form

What a wonderful Sixth Form Taster Day for both current students and indeed our external applicants. Thanks to all who attended - we hope you all enjoyed! https://t.co/IpO0e2LAOi

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16:54 PM - 23 Jan 2023

Retweetd From BOLHS Perf Arts Dept

We are so excited, tickets went on sale today for Cast and Crew. General sale from Thursday 26th Jan. It’s going to be amazing! https://t.co/NXnQFlmsra

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1616452924783362050

15:09 PM - 20 Jan 2023

Please see information regarding Nasal Flu Vaccination walk-in clinics. This is available for students in Year 7-11 who missed the vaccination at school in November. https://t.co/dLwC053ktQ

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08:31 AM - 20 Jan 2023

We are excited to launch our third recipe, which students will be making in food and nutrition next week🙌 https://t.co/4S7KjoJsfk

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18:32 PM - 19 Jan 2023

Being in school ensures that students have the best opportunities to achieve and develop skills. School attendance figures in the city have dropped significantly since the pandemic. We need to get attendance back on track https://t.co/cssfIbCM81 https://t.co/1q7p7ml9QO

17:13 PM - 19 Jan 2023

Congratulations to Bishop Mary on her election. On behalf of everyone at the school we offer our prayers and warmest wishes. We look forward to meeting you soon https://t.co/5sooaN7RqI

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14:31 PM - 18 Jan 2023

We are looking for talented teachers, in modern languages and religious studies, to join us in March 2023 (or as soon as possible thereafter) to cover maternity leave. Click on our career site for more details https://t.co/qhy9Z5zbpw https://t.co/9I9KwOT8Br

16:28 PM - 7 Jan 2023

We hope that you have had a restful Christmas break. We look forward to welcoming everyone back on Monday 9th January 2023 (Week B)

http://www.twitter.com/bishop_llandaff/status/1606201406968430592

08:13 AM - 23 Dec 2022

From everyone at the school, we wish you all a very happy and joyful Christmas https://t.co/6ygvNPLyha

Examinations

This page is designed to support students and families with information regarding public examinations. The summer series examinations range from the following

GCSE Summer 2022-23 ; and
GCE Summer 2022-23.

Public examinations typically start at 9.00am in the morning and at 1.00pm in the afternoon. However, students must check their start times on their individual examination timetables. Students should arrive 15-minutes before the examination is due to start. Student examination timetables will detail start times and locations. Please be advised that all students are expected to wear full school uniform to each of their exams.

Joint Council for Qualifications Guidance 
During this academic year 2022-23 you will be undertaking public examination (GCSE, GCE, BTEC). Throughout the examination process strict procedures are put in place by the Joint Council for Qualifications, which must be adhered to. Students are advised to review the important guidance for students, which is accessible via the link https://www.jcq.org.uk/exams-office/information-for-candidates-documents/

Year 7 - 9 National Tests
All students in Wales sit a series of tests in years 7-9, the aim of which are to provide detailed information on each individual student's development and progress in reading and numeracy (reasoning). The tests can also show where individual children may need more help to improve their skills.

GCSE/Level 2 Qualifications & A Level/Level 3 Qualifications
Most written examinations are sat by students during the summer examination series in May and June of each year. In addition to these, students from Years 10-13 may be involved in controlled assessments, orals, practical units and Non-Examined Assessments (NEA) throughout their respective courses. Students may also complete GCSE English Language, GCSE Mathematics and GCSE Numeracy written examinations during the November examination series and GCSE English Literature during the January series.

Individual student examination timetables are distributed as a paper copy during morning registration prior to each examination series. These are also sent by email to the student's school account. During the examination period, all students are required to arrive at the examination venue no later than 8.35am for morning sessions and 12.35pm for afternoon sessions. Full uniform is required and the sixth form dress code maintained for all examinations. Students should also bring the necessary equipment for the examination, as described.

Students are offered support throughout the year in preparation for their examinations and assessments. These are delivered in the form of additional subject specific revision sessions and a series of sessions aimed at developing each students’ revision techniques and strategies.

Result enquiries and post-results service
After students have received examination results, there is a short period of time where papers can be requested and/or reviewed for marking. Should you have any queries, please contact Mrs O'Reilly, Examinations Officer by email.

WJEC Post Examination Results Service
Edexcel Post Results Service
Coping with Examination Pressure

For further information about qualification and specifications, please visit Joint Qualifications Committee www.jcq.co.uk
and/or WJEC www.wjec.co.uk