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Important Examination Information for Students

Privacy Notice - Examinations

The school is required to transfer relevant personal data (for example name, date of birth, gender, recorded evidence of performance) and sensitive personal data (for example medical report for special consideration request) with examination awarding bodies including Cambridge Assessment International Education. In turn awarding bodies may be required to provide personal data held to educational agencies such as DfE, WG, DENI, Ofqual, HESA, UCAS, Local Authorities, Learning Records Service (LRS) and Education Funding Agency (EFA) for statistical and policy development purposes.

Relevant personal data together with examination results, outcomes of any post results service requests and appeals may also be shared within the Multi Academy Trust or Post 16 consortium.


Privacy Notice

Below you will see what is called, under the Data Protection Act, a Privacy Notice.

You are advised to read its contents so that you are aware of the information held about your child by its School, the Local Authority (LA), the Qualification and Curriculum Authority (QCA), the Department for Education (DfE) and other government agencies.

As parents and carers, there is no requirement to respond to this letter either to your school, or any of the other agencies identified above.

It is advisable for you to retain a copy of the Privacy Notice for future reference. 

Parents and carers with children over the age of 12 are required to share the information contained within this Privacy Notice with them as he or she is deemed to be able to act independently of their parents’ wishes in the area of Data Protection.