General certificate of secondary education (GCSE) grading

Consultation opened on 23 March 2015. Closing date 19 June 2015.


This consultation is intended to seek views on a potential change of grading from the current alphabetic grades A* to G, to numeric grades 9 to 1 for GCSE specifications produced by the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA).


Consultation description

The consultation will run from 23 March 2015 to 19 June 2015.  Copies of the consultation document, response booklet and young person's version can be viewed using the above links. 

To obtain hard copies, or if you require these documents in other formats (such as microsoft word, large print, braille, on audio cassette, easy read or on computer disk) and/or other languages, contact the Assessment and qualifications team

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