Year 11

Revision

Click here for online revision materials

Revision

You will find materials for different subjects.

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Wellbeing

Taking exams can be stressful

Wellbeing

Click below for links to well known external sources which have an array of tips on how to deal with exam pressure.

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Support

Read the support materials we have prepared for you

Support

Supporting your child during Year 11 leaflet

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Effective revision leaflet

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Exams

Summer Exam Timetable

Wednesday 29th June 2022 – exam contingency day

Thursday 25th August 2022 – GCSE Results Day

After-school support

We offer additional academic support to all Year 11 pupils.  Please encourage your child to attend these sessions after school (approximately 3.05-3.45pm):

  • Tuesday – Maths
  • Wednesday – English
  • Thursday – Science
  • Friday – Geography/History rotated with French/Spanish

JCQ exam regulations

Exams officer

Our Exams officer is Mrs Lindop and you can contact her on nlindop@nullkettlethorpe.wakefield.sch.uk with any exam related queries.

Key news/events

Advance Information
On Monday 7th February exam boards published advanced information about the focus of the content of this year’s GCSE exams. The purpose of this information is to support pupils whose education has been disrupted by the Covid-19 pandemic to prepare effectively for their final exams. For your reference the relevant advance information for each of our GCSE subjects can be found here: Biology, Chemistry, Combined Science, Computer Science, Dance, Design Technology, Drama, English, French, Maths, Media Studies, Music, PE, Physics, Religious Studies, Spanish.
February Half Term Revision Sessions
Targeted revision sessions are being arranged for English, Maths, Textiles, DT and Hospitality & Catering.  If you child is invited to any of these sessions you will be sent details.
Maximize Study Skills Workshops
On Monday 24th January all Year 11 pupils took part in a 2 hour study skills workshop delivered by 2 presenters from Maximize.  During these workshops, which 78% of pupils rated to be good or better, pupils were exposed to a wide range of important ideas for maximising their performance in exams.
Y11 Parent/Carer Support Evening
Parents and carers of Y11 pupils were invited to attend a support evening on Wednesday 10th November during which the English, maths and science teams gave subject specific advice on how parents/carers can support their child with revision.  In case you missed it, the presentation for that evening can be found here.
Year 11 Assessment update
Read the letter sent to all parents in November 2021 outlining all the adjustments to Year 11 assessment as well as contingency plans this year.