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Early entry GCSEs: appearance in performance tables

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Last updated on 14 December 2017
School types: All · School phases: Secondary
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Do early entry GCSEs count in the performance tables? We explain that only a pupil's first entry to a qualification will count in the school performance tables. We also look at how GCSEs taken before the end of Key Stage 4 impact on performance measures.

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  1. 1 Only first entries count in the performance tables
  2. 2 Sitting exams early
  3. 3 Impact of early entries on KS4 floor standards
  4. 4 Only reformed GCSEs will be included in performance tables
  5. 5 Science pathway discounting

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