It is the aim of Ridgeway Secondary School to make the examination experience as stress-free and successful as possible for all candidates. We have a dedicated team of staff with a focus on ensuring our students have the best possible examination series in order to succeed.

Hopefully the information and links below will prove informative and helpful for you and your parents. Please read through each section carefully and make sure you are aware of the examination procedures and regulations, thus preventing any problems occurring during the exam period.

We are required to follow the strict criteria from the awarding bodies (or examination boards) therefore pay particular attention to the Information for Candidates sections.

If you or your parents have any queries or need help or advice at any time before or during the exam period, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will do our best to answer your questions.

Please see the 2024 GCSE exam timetable (subject to change) here: GCSE 2024 Timetable Student Version