BHS Year 11 Virtual GCSE Information Event 2021

Welcome to the Year 11 Virtual GCSE Information Event. As your child begins this very important year in their school life we want to provide you with a clear understanding of the year ahead in terms of key dates, exam information and subject-specific information including any proposed changes to assessment due to covid related disruption.

Below are welcome and introduction videos from Mr Rule, Assistant Headteacher, and Mr Hornsby, Head of Year 11, as well as videos covering the timeline of key events in Year 11, exam information and revision resources.

Further down the page are links to subject information for each qualification that provides key information including exam boards, provisional exam dates, any proposed changes to assessment due to Covid related disruption, mock exam information, top tips for exam preparation and links to useful resources.  

We hope you find the information useful and if you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact school using the details at the bottom of the page.


Welcome and Introduction from Mr Rule, Assistant Headteacher

Welcome from Mr Hornsby, Head of Year 11

Timeline for Year 11

Exam Information and Regulations

Revision Resources

Subject Information Documents

Please click on the relevant subject name below to view the information for that subject. Please note that the information for GCSE Art, Photography and Textiles will be added once the assessment arrangements for Summer 2022 have been confirmed.

Revision Resources

Careers – Get Organised Event

An exciting and informative event helping young people across Calderdale find out about careers, apprenticeships, 6th forms and colleges. 

This is a virtual event being held at 4pm on Tuesday October 12th. Please click for more information and to find out how to book onto events.

Contact Information

For curriculum queries: Telephone or email and mark for the attention of the subject teacher or Head of Department.

For pastoral queries: Telephone or email and mark for the attention of your son/daughter’s form tutor, Mrs Whittington (Pastoral Assistant) or Mr Hornsby, Head of Year (

For queries relating to SEND: Contact Mrs Horsfield, Assistant Headteacher (

For queries relating to examinations: Contact Miss Walters the exams officer (

If you need to contact a member of the senior leadership team: KS4 Director: Mr Rule (Assistant Headteacher), (