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    Post any current grades and any information on the ISA grade boundries


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    I got told from my school that an A* in the ISA will not be any higher than 42/50... don't know if I really trust their judgement though! In the ISAs I got 44-physics , 45-bio and 48-chem so im hoping for 93UMS , 95UMS, 100UMS but I really don't know
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    Because in my school everyone seems to have done really poorly. For example I got 93 in unit 1, 90 in unit 2 and then 39 in the ISA. could that be changed in moderation?


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    (Original post by Alex_Aits)
    I got told from my school that an A* in the ISA will not be any higher than 42/50... don't know if I really trust their judgement though! In the ISAs I got 44-physics , 45-bio and 48-chem so im hoping for 93UMS , 95UMS, 100UMS but I really don't know
    We're you the top or were those sorts of marks normal in your school?


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    (Original post by Alex_Aits)
    I got told from my school that an A* in the ISA will not be any higher than 42/50... don't know if I really trust their judgement though! In the ISAs I got 44-physics , 45-bio and 48-chem so im hoping for 93UMS , 95UMS, 100UMS but I really don't know
    Well my school is predicting 40 as the grade boundary and that seems about right considering who got what
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    I got 50 Physics, 48 Chem, 43 Biology. Hoping 100 ums for chem and phys... and then 84 for Bio
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    (Original post by king_revision)
    I got 50 Physics, 48 Chem, 43 Biology. Hoping 100 ums for chem and phys... and then 84 for Bio
    What did you get in unit 1 and 2?


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    ISAs
    Physics: 41
    Chemistry: 40
    Biology: 41

    sounds crap compared to everyone else's Hopefully I can make it up in core sciences because the grade boundaries are generally low.
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    Personally, I think A* will be 40/41. My ISA grades were:
    Physics 47

    Chemistry 40
    Biology 45
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    (Original post by matty6mitchell)
    Personally, I think A* will be 40/41. My ISA grades were:
    Physics 47

    Chemistry 40
    Biology 45
    Yeah but aren't you the wannabe pornstar?


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    Physics: 49
    Chem: 44
    Biol: 46
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    (Original post by Efemena15)
    Physics: 49
    Chem: 44
    Biol: 46
    They're good grades. We're most people in your school getting that?


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    (Original post by Millerman)
    Yeah but aren't you the wannabe pornstar?


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    You didn't actually believe that did you..
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    (Original post by matty6mitchell)
    You didn't actually believe that did you..
    Haha no. I found quite funny actually. And the story about your schools old teachers cheating was pretty good as well


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    I got 42 -Chem, 47 - Bio and 44 - Phys. Anyone got any ideas about what UMS these could be please?
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    (Original post by Millerman)
    They're good grades. We're most people in your school getting that?


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    Thanks, I think the average score for set ones may be around 43
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    (Original post by Efemena15)
    Thanks, I think the average score for set ones may be around 43
    Wow! Is that a private or grammar school? Because our school is state but it still pretty good and top set were on average around 37.


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    Biology - 45/50
    Chemistry - 43/50
    Physics - 43/50

    I am quite afraid that the UMS score of my ISA will determine my grade more than my exams will. What I mean is that I've never gone below 94 UMS in either Unit 1 or Unit 2 of the sciences, and yet 43/50 might be 86 UMS. Combined with poor performance in Unit 3, I might end up with 359 UMS or something and miss out on the A* that I really want.
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    (Original post by Millerman)
    Wow! Is that a private or grammar school? Because our school is state but it still pretty good and top set were on average around 37.


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    Aha, same for my school ... I thought I did pretty good but now compared to these I've not done so great.
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    (Original post by Squidgy)
    Aha, same for my school ... I thought I did pretty good but now compared to these I've not done so great.
    Yeah. But I reckon some schools are more generous than others so they will probs be changed by moderators. Hopefully!


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