Internal Examinations

GCSE mock examinations start on 23 November and finish on 11 November 2020, please see the timetable below:

Year 11 mock exam – summary of exam content for written papers KS5 assessment timetable – January 2021

External Examinations

The arrangements for exams in 2021 have yet to be finalised by the examination boards. This section will be updated once we have further information.

Awarding Body Specification Details – 2020/21

This section will be updated once we have further information.

Guidance for Students

All students taking external examinations are emailed a copy of the Examinations Handbook for Students, this will be provided in the coming weeks.

Centre Assessed Marks/NEA/Coursework for external examinations

There are specific guidelines with regard to centre assessed marks, which apply to all students completing examinations in the Summer of 2021.

Please find below the policy which relates to this aspect of examination marking, which includes the detail of how to appeal a mark awarded by the school and also the relevant dates for the Summer 2021 examination series.

As teaching staff share centre assessed marks with students, they will refer to this document and these new guidelines.

Appeals Against Internal Assessment of Work

Certificate Collection request

If your certificates are to be collected by someone other than yourself, the person collecting the form will require a written letter of authority signed by you.  You can use the form below which will need to be handed in when the authorised person collects your certificates.

Certificate collection form

Please note that any uncollected certificates are destroyed 24 months after a student has left Harrogate Grammar School in line with the school’s retention policy and the exam awarding body regulations.

Results application request

If you require a copy of previous examination results you will need to complete the Results Request Application form and return it to the school.

Results application request

Please note that we do not hold any results information for ex-students after they have reached the age of 25.


We are always looking for new people to join our team of invigilators for both internal and external examinations. As an invigilator you will assist in the supervision of examinations and ensure that the guidelines and regulations for the integrity and security of the examination papers and procedures are followed during an examination. The post is relief as and when required.

If you have a flexible approach to working, the ability to communicate with pupils and to work under pressure, on your own or as part of a team, then please contact recruitment@harrogategrammar.co.uk 

Note that all successful applicants to the post will be required to provide a Disclosure and Barring Services check at an Enhanced Level and the appointment is subject to medical clearance.

Examinations Policy

Please click on the link for further information regarding the Examinations policy

Contacting the Examinations Office

If you have any queries relating to examinations then please contact the Examinations Office:

Tel No. 01423 535228