Exam preparation for students and Ofqual advice

11 March 2020

We recognise that students and parents will be concerned about the possible impact of coronavirus on the 2020 summer exam series. Ofqual’s advice at this time is to continue to prepare for exams and other assessments as normal.

The latest updates from Ofqual can be found here.

General information on the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available on the NHS website.

Please be assured that we will continue to monitor the situation and keep students, parents and carers fully informed.

The Department for Education has a dedicated coronavirus helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows:

Phone: 0800 046 8687
Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk
Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday)