Exams & Revision

For information regarding exams please contact Mrs Gill McLean (Exams Officer)

phone icon Tel: 016977 45719    email icon Email: examinations@williamhoward.cumbria.sch.uk


Exam Results

GCE (A Level) Results – Thursday, 16 August 2018

GCSE Results – Thursday, 23 August 2018

Results will be available from 8.00am in the Reception area.  Staff will be present to offer advice and support.

Please be advised that if a student is unable to pick up their exam results, then they should do one of the following options:

  • The student must notify the Exams Officer, if they wish another person to collect their results on their behalf.  This must  be received by the exams officer before the end of the Summer term by letter or email to examinations@williamhoward.cumbria.sch.uk. The nominated person collecting the results MUST provide ID and a copy of the letter or email confirmation.
  • Provide a LARGE stamped addressed envelope, if results are to be posted home.

Please note – No results can be emailed or given out over the phone.

For further details, please refer to the attached information regarding Post Result Enquiries:


Information for Candidates


Mobile Phones

Categories of sanctions of exam boards for mobile phones infringements:

  • Not in the candidates possession but active e.g. ringing in bag – WARNING LETTER
  • In the candidates possession switched ON or OFF, but no evidence of use – ZERO FOR THE UNIT THEY ARE SITTING AT THE TIME
  • On the candidate and evidence of use e.g. texting or answering a call – DISQUALIFIED FROM THE SUBJECT
  • Maximum penalty for repeated offences – 2 YEAR BAN FROM SITTING ANY EXAM WITH ANY OF THE EXAM BOARDS