Information for Candidates

GCSE Exam Guidance 2019-2020 

Prior to taking any assessments and/or examinations at Walney School, please take the time to familiarise yourself with Information for Candidates 2019-2020.  This includes notices and warnings that are supplied by JCQ (Joint Council for Qualifications).  Copies of these have been handed out to students taking examination during the 19-20 Season, emailed home to parents and are available below. 



Contingency Day 2019

Please be aware that the JCQ designated Contingency Day for Summer 2020 exam season Wednesday 24th June 2019.  This is in case a timetabled examination has to be postponed due to a national or local disruption. Students are expected to be available up to and including this date.  Please see the JCQ website for further information. (

Headteacher:                 Mr John Richardson

Chair of Governors:       Mr Tony Sinton

SENCO:                           Ms Kirsty Francis

Walney School is part of The Queen Katherine Multi-Academy Trust,

an exempt charity and a company limited by guarantee.

It is registered in England and Wales under the Company Number: 7472799 

AT Number: 113 3357 50

Head Office - The Queen Katherine School, Appleby Road, Kendal, LA9 6PJ

Tel: 01539 743900