• "Students are motivated to gain places in top universities or highly sought after apprenticeships." -OFSTED 2017

Hertswood Academy holds students’ certificates for seven years. After this time, certificates are destroyed.

Please be aware of the following dates regarding upcoming exams:

  • University entrance exams for Year 13 will take place on 31st October 2018.
  • November GCSE retakes will take place 5th-12th November 2018.
  • The 2019 January exam season (BTEC exams only) starts on 7th January 2019 and finishes on 25th January 2019.
  • The 2019 summer exam season starts on 13th May 2019 and finishes on 26th June 2019.
  • The exam boards have introduced a contingency date for the summer exams of 26th June 2019. This means that any student taking external exams in summer 2019 should ensure they remain available to sit exams up to and including 26th June 2019.

JCQ Information For Candidates