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Review of Results and Access to Scripts

If you're unhappy about an exam results, you can ask the school to complete a review of your results, this could be a clerical re-check or review of marking or you can request the marked paper ('access to scripts').

For more information please check the exam boards websites - 

AQA

Pearson

 

Form and full price list

Service 1 - Clerical Re-check

This is a re-check of all clerical procedures leading to the issue of a result.  This service will include the following checks -

  • That all parts of the script have been marked
  • The totalling of marks
  • The recording of marks

Service 2 - Review of Marking

This is a post-results review of the original marking to ensure that the agreed mark scheme has been applied correctly.  Reviewers will not re-mark the script.  They will only act to correct any errors identified in the original marking.  This service includes –

  • The clerical re-checks details in service 1
  • A review of marking as described above.

Copy of a reviewed or clerically checked script is also available at a further cost.

Service 2P - Priority Review of Marking

This a priority service that ensures copy scripts are returned to the centre in sufficient time to allow decisions to be made whether a non-priority review of marking should be applied for.

A priority review of the original marking to ensure that the agreed mark scheme has been applied correctly.  Reviewers will not re-mark the script.  They will only act to correct any errors identified in the original marking. This is not available for all levels and subjects

Deadlines for Reviews and Scripts for November 2019 Exams

Results 16th January 2020
Priority Copy of Marked paper  23rd January 2020
Clerical re-check  13th February 2020
Review of Marking  13th February 2020
Original marked paper to support T&L  20th February 2020
Priority Review of Marking Not available for the November series

 

Review of Results and Access to Scripts Fees 2019/2020

Service Type **AQA GCSE *Pearson GCSE *BTEC - Level 2 and Level 3
1 Clerical Re-check £8.05 £11.30 £11.30
2 Review of Marking £37.55 £40.40 £40.40
2P Priority Review of Marking not available £46.40 BTEC Level 3 only - £55.90
ATS01 Priority Copy of marked paper TBC £5.00 £5.00
ATS02 Copy of script to support teaching and Learning – Original £11.30 £5.00 £5.00
ATS03 Post – review of Marking copy £14.35 £12.50 £12.50

* Prices from 1st August 2019 to 31st July 2020.

** Prices from exams series between 1st September 2019 to 31st August 2020

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I have my coursework or controlled assessment reviewed?

  • No. This service is not offered by the Awarding Bodies.

What do I have to pay?

  • You have to pay for each exam paper, not for each subject.
  • Payment may be made by cash.

What can happen to my mark or grade?

  • Marks and grades can go up, go down or stays exactly the same.
  • If your grade for a subject (not unit/paper) increases, we will return your payment.          

      

Can parents authorise this review of marking?

  • No.
  • This form must be signed by the candidate in the box below. If the candidate is not able to sign a form and give permission, please contact the Exams Office to discuss the best action.