Exam Information

Information relating to written examinations, controlled assessments, coursework, on-screen tests and timetables can be found in this area.

If you are a former student and require a copy of your exam results, please email enquiries@dorcan.co.uk

Details of our most recent examination performance data can be found here.

Hints and tips for getting through the exams

Exam Season 2023-24

May/June Summer Series 2024 – GCSE and Cambridge National Exams

GCSE exams will start the week commencing 6 May.

For the May/June 2024 exams, the awarding bodies have introduced two additional half-day contingency sessions alongside the standard contingency day. These are on Thursday 6 June 2024 and Thursday 14 June 2024. The standard contingency day remains at the end of the timetable being scheduled on Wednesday 26 June 2024.  The contingency day is in the event of national or significant local disruption to exams in the United Kingdom.  Students must remain available until Wednesday 26 June 2024 should examinations need to be rescheduled.

Information for Summer Exams

Exam Results Summer 2024
Results day for students will be on Thursday 22 August 2024 from 9am to 11am.


Please click on the attachments below for further information for Exam Candidates in 2023-24 or check the JCQ website www.jcq.org.uk

The Dorcan Academy
St. Paul’s Drive
Covingham, Swindon
Wiltshire SN3 5DA
Switchboard: 01793 525231
Fax: 01793 431461
Email: enquiries@dorcan.co.uk
The Dorcan Academy is a charitable company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales under company number 07831414. The registered office is St. Paul’s Drive, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN3 5DA.