Exams & Accreditation


The Exams Centre

 Meadow High School 12931

Head of Centre - Mrs J Rigby (Headteacher)

Exams Officer - Mrs A Norris

 Meadow High School complies and adheres to JCQ and exam board regulations, requirements and guidelines when running all exams and non-examination accreditation.

Private Candidates
We do not take private candidates for exams.

Information for Candidates

Exams Timetable 2023-2024 

Checklist - on your exam day 

Warning to Candidates - poster

Unauthorised Equipment - poster

Unauthorised Equipment - video

JCQ Information for Candidates (Written Exams) - information leaflet

JCQ Information for Candidates - (Non Examination Assessment (NEA))

JCQ Information for Candidates - Using Social Media and Exams 

JCQ Privacy Notice - How We Use Your Data

Exams Results

GCSS results day - Thursday 22 August 2024 - results released to candidates from 8am

Pupil Wellbeing - Exams

If you feel worried or anxious about an exam, or you have any questions,
please speak to your Assistant Headteacher, subject teacher, form teacher or teaching assistant.

Mrs Fabisch's Assembly (17.4.24) on Exams and Managing Stress 

Ten Tips to Manage Exams Stress - A Guide from National College

Childline - Beat Exams Stress

Unicef - Advice on how to manage exams stress 

Relaxation and Breathing Techniques
Meadow High School Occupational Therapy Team have provided the following helpful ideas for breathing techniques which you can do before and during an exam.

The Six Sides of Breathing
Lazy 8 Breathing

Exams Policies


1.0 Meadow High School Exams Policy 2023 2024

1.1 Exams - Equalities Policy 2023 2024

1.2 Exams - Internal Appeals Procedure 2023 2024

1.3 Exams - Non Exam Assessment (NEA) Policy 2023 2024

1.4 Exams - Use of Word Processor Policy 2023 2024

1.5 Exams - Emergency Evacuation of an Exams Room Policy 2023 2024

1.6 Exams- Contingency Plan 2023 2024

1.7 - Exams - Escalation Process 2023 2024

1.8 Exams - Complaints Policy 2023 2024

1.9 Exams - Conflict of Interest policy 2023 2024 

1.10 Exams - Malpractice Policy 2023 2024 (coming soon)

APPENDIX - Exams - All Policies - Jargon and Exams terms


Meadow High School invites pupils to celebrate their achievements at our
Annual Celebration of Achievement Evening, held in November.

Accreditation Achievements