CONSERVATIVE
New Forest East

EDUCATION – PREDICTED EXAMINATION RESULTS [44945] – 5 May 2020

Dr Julian Lewis: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans he has in place to ensure that the GCSE and A-level grades awarded to pupils at improving schools in disadvantaged areas, including New Forest Academy, which are projected to achieve significantly better results in 2020 than in 2019, are an adequate reflection of those projections; and if he will put in place means of appeal other than on administrative grounds for students awarded grades that their school considers to be inappropriate or unfair.  [44945]

[Due for Answer on 18 May.] 

ANSWER

The Minister of State for School Standards (Nick Gibb): These are matters for the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) and I have asked its Chief Regulator, Sally Collier, to write directly to the Right Honourable Member. A copy of her reply will be placed in the House of Commons Library.