Parent Information Update: Summer Examinations 2021

The Department for Education (DfE) and Ofqual have confirmed that the Summer 2021 exams will not go ahead as planned. Students due to take examinations will be awarded a grade through teacher assessment.

Ofqual and the DfE have consulted on how grades will be awarded to students this year.

Please follow the links below for further information:

Summer Grading JCQ Guidance on Summer 2021 Centre Policy

Summer 2021 Results Days

  • A Level & BTEC Level 3 Summer 2021: Tuesday 10th August 2021
  • GCSE & BTEC Level 1 & 2 Summer 2021: Thursday 12th August 2021

Summer 2021 – Appeals Process

If on Results Day you believe an error has been made in determining your grade, you will have a right to appeal. Detailed information about the Appeals process can be found using the following link:

Appeal Application Forms and Key Dates

Note: A priority appeal is only for students applying to higher education who did not attain their firm choice (i.e. the offer they accepted as their first choice) and wish to appeal an A level or other Level 3 qualification result. You should inform your intended higher education provider that you have requested a centre review or appeal.

Completed appeal forms must be returned as soon as possible to exams@dagenhampark.org.uk.

Priority Appeal Forms and deadlines to apply:

(Priority appeal only available where a university place is dependent on the appeal outcome)

Autumn 2021 Exams

Ofqual have confirmed that autumn exams can place in 2021 for GCSE, AS and A Level. If you wish to be entered for an autumn exams in any of your June 2021 subjects, please complete and return the appropriate form below by the deadline shown:

Exam certificates for summer 2020 leavers

Please email exams@dagenhampark.org.uk if you have not collected your certificates.

If you wish to nominate someone else to collect your certificates on your behalf, please submit a request using the following link:

It is the aim of Dagenham Park Church of England School to make sure the examination experience is as positive, stress-free and successful as possible for all candidates.

We would encourage all students to take the time to read and share with their parents/carers the documents listed below.

The awarding bodies (Exam Boards) have strict rules which must be followed for the conduct of exams and Dagenham Park Church of England School is required to follow them precisely.

If you or your parents have any queries or need help or advice at any time before, during or after the exams please contact The Examinations Officer, Mrs Julie Clarke at exams@dagenhampark.org.uk or by calling 020 8 270 4400

Exam Boards