Collection of Exam Certificates

For those who have left school there will be an opportunity to collect summer exam certificates from the Winter Gardens between 4-6pm on Monday 19 December 2022.  We have lots of certificates from previous years (some going back as far as 2016) which will also be available for collection on this date.  After this date any certificates prior to August


We are delighted with the results achieved by our students in their examinations this year. Queen Elizabeth High School presented over 300 students for the first set of in person GCSE (or equivalent) exams in three years and we are proud of the resilience and determination that the students demonstrated, despite the challenges they have faced. Nearly two thirds of

QEHS Delighted with Y13 Results

Queen Elizabeth High School is delighted to report some outstanding achievements by its students in their A levels and equivalent qualifications this summer. This group of students have shown resilience in the face of challenging circumstances and regardless of grades should be proud of what they have achieved. Students from Queen Elizabeth continue to progress in large numbers to employment

Coping with Exam Pressure

There are many emotions linked to exams. These can be negative, positive, physical, cognitive and affective. All of these are normal. How we manage these and the frequency of these emotions and feelings is important. Below is a a helpful guide on looking out for the signs of anxiety and guidance on how to cope with it.     Coping with

Advance Information for Summer 2022 Exams

Exam boards are releasing advance information detailing aspects of GCSE and A-level (including AS) content for Summer 2022 exams today (Monday 7th February). This is for all subjects except art subjects at A Level and history, English literature, geography and art subjects at GCSE level. Links to the relevant pages of each exam board are below and on our Exams

Important Certificate Collection Information

Students who are no longer at QEHS can collect their examination certificates from QEHS Reception (front of Hydro Building) between 11am-12pm and 2pm-3pm Monday to Friday. Students in our Sixth Form can collect their certificates from the LRC. Formal certificates are issued after GCE A Levels, GCSE exams and also Vocational Qualifications such as BTEC, Cambridge National or Cambridge Technical

Summer Exam Dates

Please see below the exam timetable for both GCSE and GCE exams. Please note that irrespective of individual exam dates, students must remain available for exams until Wednesday 29th June in case of any changes.  PDF Version Excel Version

January 2022 Vocational Exam Timetable & Candidate Information

The vocational exam timetable for January 2022 has now been released – see below:  January 2022 Vocational Exam Timetable (PDF) Please also read the Information for Written Examinations:  JCQ Information for Candidates for Written Examinations (PDF) This is also available on our Exam Arrangements page (under the School Life dropdown menu).

Exam Dates

Autumn 2021: The timetable for the Autumn Exam Series for GCE and GCSE Exams is now on our website.  Autumn Examination Series 2021 Timetable (PDF) Summer 2022: We do not yet have GCE or GCSE exam dates for Summer 2022 but students will be on roll until the last Friday in June 2022 (24th June). 

University Admissions Tests

Please complete the entry form (link below) and return it to by the deadline of 12 noon on 24 September 2021.  Ensure you read the Notice to Candidates and note the date of your test and the 9am start time.  The Exams office will email you to confirm the room your test will take place in before November. Admissions