Examination Information

Summer 2024 Exams Guidance

The Summer 2024 exam contingency exam day is schedule for Wednesday 26 June 2024


Candidates should remain available until Wednesday 26 June 2024 should examinations need to be rescheduled.

Exam Regulations

Information for Candidates for Written Exams

Information for Candidates for On-Screen Tests

Summer Exam timetable schedule

Information for Candidates - Coursework 2023-24

Information for Candidates - Non-Examination Assessments 2023-24

Information for Candidates - Privacy Notice 2023-24

Information for Candidates - Social Media 2023-24

Preparing to sit exams 2023-24

Results Days 2024

Results days will be held in person at the school. No results will be sent to students online and students will need to attend in person to collect their results. If you cannot attend yourself, a family member can collect results on your behalf but this must be communicated with us in advance and they must bring a letter of permission from yourself and photo ID as we cannot release your results without these.

AS/A Level Results day

15th August 2024 – 9am-12pm only – No one will be able to issue you with your results outside of these times

Advice will be available for university/careers support and about UCAS clearing if needed.

GCSE Results Day

Thursday 22nd August 2024 – 9am -12pm only – No one will be able to issue you with your results outside of these times

This will also be an opportunity for 6th form enrolment and a careers advisor will be available if needed.

Please arrive at the 6th form entrance where you will directed to the lower hall to collect your results. You will not be able to enter via main reception due to building works and the school car park will be closed.

If you are on holiday and cannot attend on results day, you will need to email the exams office (exams@cathays.cardiff.sch.uk) and your head of year to arrange for your results to be emailed to you. This will not happen on the results day as they are extremely busy.

If you are in year 10 or below, you will not be able to arrange for your results to be sent and can collect them in September.

Year 11 PPE and Exam Dates

Please click the image above to see the full timetable