GCSE from 2015

The department for Education (DfE) are reforming the content of GCSEs to make them more challenging so that students are better prepared for further academic or vocational study, or for work.

Please click here to download a brief summary of the changes to GCSEs, with an outline timetable.

The DfE have produced a brief presentation for parents to explain the changes: click here to download the Powerpoint.

For a visual timeline of events produced by the DfE, please click here.

To see the grade descriptors for the new GCSE grades 9 to 1, please click here.