Exam Information

School Exams

Year 7 to 10 School Exams begin on Monday in the second week after May half term.

Lower Sixth School Exams begin on Monday in the third week after May half term.

Mock Exams
Year 11 Mock Exams will begin on the first day back at school in January. 

Upper Sixth Mock Exams begin on the first day back at school after February half term.

Public Exams
If you are sitting Public Exams (GCSE/GCE), please take time to read the information on this page very carefully. You will find information about the exam board regulations you will need to follow, your exam time-tables and how to obtain your results.

GCSE and A Level Exam Timetables Summer 2020

As announced by the government, GCSEs, AS level and A levels will not be going ahead this summer.

The exam regulator, Ofqual, and exam boards will work with teachers to provide grades to students whose exams have been cancelled. Please use the button below to find out more


The Department for Education has announced that students will receive their exam results in August, as agreed at the start of this academic year:

A Levels on Thursday 13 August 2020
GCSEs on Thursday 20 August 2020

Exam policies

The school has a number of policies regarding exams. All are available upon request from the Exams Office.


Please note that while the OLA Exams Office has made every effort to ensure that the information contained on this page is accurate and up to date, the office cannot be held responsible for any errors or omissions.

Under no circumstances shall the office be liable for any loss or damage arising from the use of or reliance on information contained within the site.