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Welcome to the Official 2011 GCSE Results Thread!

Post your subjects, predictions and results here. Please remember that there is a STRICTLY NO DISCUSSION policy in place in this thread, and any discussion will be removed. There is a limit of 1 post per user.
The Official 2011 GCSE Results Discussion Thread can be found here.


GCSE results day is on Thursday 25th August 2011.


Sample post

Predictions/results:
  • English: B/TBA
  • Maths: A/TBA
  • Biology: A*/TBA
  • Chemistry: C/TBA
  • History: D/TBA
  • Geography: A/TBA
  • IT: E/TBA
  • Art: G/TBA
  • Psychology: C/TBA

Also, you can answer the following questions within your post if you wish:

  • Did you meet your predictions?
  • Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?
  • What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results?
  • If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?
  • On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous)
  • How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?)
  • Was anyone with you when you collected your results?
  • How do you feel now that you have colected your results?
  • Any further comments?


You may reserve your post below, in advance of results day.

Good luck to everyone waiting for results!
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[Predicted | actual grades]

Maths: A* | A*
Music: A* | A*

English lang: A | A*
English lit: A* | A*
Chemistry: A* | A*
Biology: A* | A*
Physics: A* | A*
Latin: A/A* | A*
French: A* | A*
Geography: A* | A*
History: A/A* | A*

Did you meet your predictions?

Yep.

Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?

Didn't need them to get into Sixth form, but, well, yeah.

What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results?

Piano practice or my teacher will be angry.

If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?

Double Maths, Physics and Chemistry at A-level.

On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous)

3.

How did you find out your results?

School emailed us at 6am.

Was anyone with you when you collected your results?

No, but had a chat on Facebook soon after receiving them.

How do you feel now that you have collected your results?

Pleasantly surprised. Got that weight off my chest.

Any further comments?

Good luck to everyone else collecting results today!
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I shall also reserve my post.

Predicted/Actual grades:

* = Confident I have met at least predicted grade.

English Language - A/A *
English Literature - A/TBA *
French - C/C *
Mathematics - B/TBA *
Double Award Science - AA/TBA
Classical Civilisation - A*/TBA *
Geography - A*/TBA
Fine Art - B,A/TBA *

Did you meet your predictions?

Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?

What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results?

If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?

On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous.)

How did you find out your results?

Was anyone with you when you collected your results?

How do you feel now that you have collected your results?

Any further comments?
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I shall reserve my post as well.

Predicted/Actual grades

Maths - A or A*/A
English Language - B/A
English Literature - B/A
Core Science - B/B
Additional Science - B/A
BTEC P.E. - A*/A*
R.E. - A*/A*
Geography - B/A
History - A*/A
ICT CiDA - BB/CB
German - A/A

Did you meet your predictions?
Met or got better than the majority, one grade off at the worst for some of them.

Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?
Yes, I have gotten the grades for my a-level courses.

What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results?
Onward to a-levels.

If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?
Maths, Further Maths, History and Geography.

On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous)
5 abosolutly bricking it.

How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?)
Collect from school, reading the paper was a bit tricky

Was anyone with you when you collected your results?
Yeah, my friends in the hall thing.

How do you feel now that you have colected your results?
I`m glad I now know them now, all the stress is behind me.

Any further comments?
It is funny I ended going up a grade in things I though I was less likely to go up in e.g. English, English Lit and not the things I was more boarderline in like History. Oh well, I`m pleased.
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English lang - C/D
English lit - B/A
Maths - D/E
science - A/C
add science - B/B
Media studies - E/D
drama - C/F
citizensjip - D/D
textiles - F/G

Did you meet your predictions?

i did for some

Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?

got into college, and got 4 gcse's which is pretty damn good

What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results?

Boozing with my mates

If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?

College to do general studies theatre studies media studies and economics

On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous)

5

How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?)

school

Was anyone with you when you collected your results?

my boyfriends ryan and alan

How do you feel now that you have colected your results?

well good, above average grades, so f***ing ace

Any further comments?
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Predictions/results:
English Language: B/B
English Literature: B/B
Maths: C/A*
Core Science: B/A*
Additional Science: B/A*
Geography: D/A
DiDA: Pass/Pass
Hospitality and Catering: Merit/Distinction
Religious Studies: D/A*
Spanish: D/A*
Citizenship: B/B


Did you meet your predictions? Yes

Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage? Uh huh~

What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results? Celebrating, finally have a good, peaceful sleep for once...

If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying? Maths, Biology, Chemistry and Geography, though I might drop Geography.

On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous) 5.

How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?) Collected from school with friends.

Was anyone with you when you collected your results? Yep

How do you feel now that you have colected your results? I'm so pleased but a bit disappointed in Geography because I thought it was one of my best subjects but hey, I'm not complaining...I did well and that's what matters!

Any further comments? Nope~
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Predictions/results:
English Lit:
English Lang:
Maths:
Core Science:
Additional Science:
History:
Classics:
Drama:
ICT:
Spanish:

Did you meet your predictions?

Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?

What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results?

If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?

On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous)

How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?)

Was anyone with you when you collected your results?

How do you feel now that you have colected your results?

Any further comments?
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Predictions/Results

Biology A*/A*
Chemistry A*/A*
Physics A*/A*
German A*/A*
French A*/A*
History A*/A*
ICT A*/A*
Religious Studies A*/A*
English Language A*/A*
English Literature A*/A*
Drama A*/A (everyone seems to have gotten Ds/Es on the written paper, perhaps the school will get the whole lot remarked? I got a C on that paper.)
Additional Maths A/A
AS French Speaking A/A

Did you meet your predictions? Just about, except Drama. I exceeded my expectations in AS French!
Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage? Yeah, only needed 8Bs.
What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results? Chillaxing, looking forward to my well-deserved holiday!
If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying? Maths with Stats, Economics, German, History, Further Maths outside of school, finish off French AS, and Italian AS. A lot, I know!
On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous) I was at about 6,559 before opening my envelope, but then my favourite English teacher said 'congratulations are in order!' - at this point my nervousness vanished, and I hugged her and opened my results.
How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?) I collected them from school!
Was anyone with you when you collected your results? My sister, and my dad, but not when I opened the envelope!
How do you feel now that you have collected your results? Massively relieved, to say the least!
Any further comments? I'm just so glad I have some results! Time for real relaxation to begin!

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Full GCSEs:
Maths: A*
Biology: A*
Chemistry: A*
Physics: A*
Geography: A*
Geology: A*
English Literature: A*
English Language: A
French: A
German: A
Textiles: A

Half GCSEs:
Citizenship: a*
ICT: a*
RS: a (with 20 minutes of revision on the morning of the exam :sexface: )

Additional Maths FSMQ: A :zomg: :sexface:

:') :woo:

Will do next year:
Chemistry
Physics
Maths
Further Maths
Geography

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Already achieved last year:
Core Science: A*
Maths: A
Drama: A

My predictions:
Actual grades
English Literature: A A*
English Language: A A*
Biology: A* A*
Chemistry: A A*
Physics: A* A*
History: A*A*
Geography: A A
Business: A A*
Religious studies: A A*


Did you meet your predictions?
Yes
Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?
Yes
What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results?
Going to Mcdonalds!!!
If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?
Biology, Chemistry, Physics and English Literature
On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous)
4
How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?)
My mum collected them and then I opened them as I was at work experience
Was anyone with you when you collected your results?
Well my mum and dad were with me when I opened them as I was at home
How do you feel now that you have colected your results?
ABSOLUTELY ELATED!
Any further comments?
I am sooooooooo happy
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Alright, here I go!

Maths - A*
English Language - A*
English Literature - A*
Business Studies - A*
Physical Education - A*
Turkish Language - A*

Physics - A
Biology - A
Chemistry - A
French - A
Geography - A

I was confident about the A*'s apart from both English grades, I genuinely would have been happy with two A's but hey ho! Very happy with that, I hoped for a minimum of 5 A*'s and no B's and achieved that. Bring on AS/A levels!

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Predicted/Results :

Maths A*/ A*
Statistics A*/A*
Biology A*/A*
I.T A*/A*
Physics A*/A*
Chemistry A*/A*
English language A*/A*
English lit A/A
History A*/A*
Business A*/A*

Did you meet your predictions? Yes
Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage? Yuppie
What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results? A levelz
If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying? Maths, Further Maths, Physics, economics, history
On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous) 3
How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?) School
Was anyone with you when you collected your results? Best m8
How do you feel now that you have colected your results? Relieved
Any further comments?
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Predictions/results:
English Literature: A*/B
English Language: A*/A
Maths: B/A
Science Dual Award Module 1: B/B
Science Dual Award Module 2: A/B
History: B/A
Geography: B/B
RS: B/B
Classical Civilization: B/A
French: A/B

Did you meet your predictions? overall i'd have to say no. missed an A by 1 UMS in three subjects.
Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage? yes.
What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results? being depressed.
If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying? History, Biology, Economics, Psychology
On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous) 4
How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?) collected from school
Was anyone with you when you collected your results? Friends
How do you feel now that you have colected your results? A mixture of relief and disappointment.
Any further comments?
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Already achieved:
English Language: A*
Statistics: A*

Predictions/results:
English Literature: A*/A*
Mathematics: A*/A*
Core Science: A*/A*
Additional Science: A*/A*
History: A*/A [missed by 3 marks, possible remark]
Music BTEC: Dist/Dist
ICT BTEC: Dist/Dist*
Religious Studies: A/A*
French: A/A*


Did you meet your predictions?
On all but one subject — missed out on my predicted A* in History by 3 marks.

Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?
Yes.

What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results?
Going to Reading Festival!

If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?
English Lit, Maths, Economics and History(?).

On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous)
4.

How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?)
Collected from school.

Was anyone with you when you collected your results?
My best mate.

How do you feel now that you have colected your results?
Mostly relieved but slightly disappointed with my History grade.

Any further comments?
To any new Year 10s reading — work hard for BOTH years of GCSEs, not just Year 11; in the end, not working hard enough on a piece of History coursework from two years ago caused me to miss my prediction.
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Predictions/Results

Maths- A/A
Additional Maths- C/C
Single science- A*/A*
English Language- A/A
Engliah Literature- A/A
History- A/A
Media- A/A
LLW- A/A
Religion- A/B 1 mark off.
French- C/B

Did you meet your predictions?
I got 1 mark off my prediction for religion and got better than predicted in French

Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?
Yes

What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results?
Celebrated them.

If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?
English Literature, History, Media Studies and Sociology.

On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous)
5

How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?)
Collected from school.

Was anyone with you when you collected your results?
5 of my friends

How do you feel now that you have colected your results?
I am kind of happy but also a little disappointed in myself

Any further comments?
I wish I did a bit better as I expected a lot more in Additional Maths and religion.
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THE WAIT IS OVER!

Achieved (don't know any predictions :blush:)
Maths (Edexcel): A*
Music (Edexcel): A*
English (OCR): A*
English Lit (OCR): A
Chemistry (AQA): A*
Biology (AQA): A*
Physics (AQA): A*
French (Edexcel): A*
German (Edexcel): A*
History (OCR): A*


Did you meet your predictions?
Well, I did want to get an A* in English lit but oh well, I'm happy enough

Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?
Yup! School's offer was unconditional anyway

What will you be doing now that you have received your results?
C-E-L-E-B-R-A-T-E :woo:

If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?
Chemistry, biology, maths, music and philosophy :sexface:

On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous)
10,000. No joke.

How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?)
Edexcel resultsplus and by email :cool:

Was anyone with you when you collected your results?
Nope

How do you feel now that you have collected your results?
Finally, I can get on with my life hehe

Any further comments?
Well done to everybody who are receiving their results!
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Predictions/results:

  • English: A*/A
  • English Literature: A*/A
  • Maths: A*/A*
  • Biology: A*/A
  • Chemistry: A*/A*
  • Physics: A*/A*
  • History: A*/A*
  • Geography: A*/A
  • IT: B/C
  • Food Technology: A/A


Did you meet your predictions?
In some subjects, but not all.
Have you got the grades you needed for your next stage?
Yes
What will you be doing now that you have recieved your results?
Dealing with countless relatives who all want to know what I got in each and every subject.
If you are continuing to further education, which subjects will you be studying?
Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Geography
On a scale of 1 to 5, how nervous were you when opening your results? (1 being not at all, 5 being very nervous)
4
How did you find out your results? (e.g collect from school? Exam board website?)
Went into school
Was anyone with you when you collected your results?
Some of my friends were also there.
How do you feel now that you have collected your results?
Mostly happy, but a little disappointed that I didn't get A*s in Geography and Biology, since I thought I did well in them.
Any further comments?
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