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Examinations Guidebook 2019

This guidebook is for students and parents of students who will be taking GCSE/IGCSE or GCE examinations this year. It is the aim of DESC to make the examination experience as stress-free and successful as possible. Hopefully, this booklet will prove informative and helpful for you and your parents. Please read it carefully so you are aware of the examination regulations and the procedures to follow in the event of any problems occurring. Please click HERE to read the guidebook.

Internal Examinations

Please click HERE to view the Year 11 Mock Examination Timetable, taking place from 12 to 23 January 2020.

Please click HERE to view the Year 13 Mock Examination Timetable, taking place from 23 February to 5 March 2020.

Who to contact

The Examinations Office at DESC is responsible for all aspects of the examination process following the regulations and procedures set forth by the JCQ (Joint Council for Qualifications) on behalf of the awarding bodies.  DESC is currently registered to conduct examinations through AQA, Edexcel and CIE.

If you have any queries, please contact Mrs Tricia Johnson, Examinations officer on