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    Hello,
    i am a german writer. I hope, it is ok to ask a question here. For my novel i would need to know, what happens between the exams and the results day. If i understood right, the exams take place from May to the end of June, but the term ends in July. What happens in the meantime? Are the pupils excused from school or do they have to go? If they have to go, what are they doing in the classes?
    Thank you a lot for answering and best regards!
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    (Original post by Shionel)
    Hello,
    i am a german writer. I hope, it is ok to ask a question here. For my novel i would need to know, what happens between the exams and the results day. If i understood right, the exams take place from May to the end of June, but the term ends in July. What happens in the meantime? Are the pupils excused to school or do they have to go? If they have to go, what are they doing in the classes?
    Thank you a lot for answering and best regards!
    You get ‘study leave’ where you don’t have to go to school after when the school decides (usually last HALF TERM) and you just arrive for your exams
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    (Original post by Shionel)
    Hello,
    i am a german writer. I hope, it is ok to ask a question here. For my novel i would need to know, what happens between the exams and the results day. If i understood right, the exams take place from May to the end of June, but the term ends in July. What happens in the meantime? Are the pupils excused to school or do they have to go? If they have to go, what are they doing in the classes?
    Thank you a lot for answering and best regards!
    Depends on the school. At my school, once you had finished your last exam in mid June you didn't have to go to school again then. There are some things going on between June and July, such as sixth form inductions and prom.
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    Wow! Such quick answers. Thank you very much!
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    Results day is in the middle of August and you generally don't have to go into school after all exams are finished
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    (Original post by Shionel)
    Hello,
    i am a german writer. I hope, it is ok to ask a question here. For my novel i would need to know, what happens between the exams and the results day. If i understood right, the exams take place from May to the end of June, but the term ends in July. What happens in the meantime? Are the pupils excused from school or do they have to go? If they have to go, what are they doing in the classes?
    Thank you a lot for answering and best regards!
    Usually you get the time off. This brings our usual 6 week summer holiday to about 2 or 3 months.
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    You get a loooooong summer
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    Life ends
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    I will say that post-GCSE summer is often when UK kids start going to parties/drinking for the first time.

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    I'm curious - what is your novel about?
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    It is a fantasy novel, thanks for asking.
    I have another question. You can make your drivers licence for a car with 17 years, but what about the license for a motorbike or a moped? With 16?
    Thank you again
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    Oh, and does anybody know how long it takes to get a driver license? Could it be done in a month?
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    (Original post by Shionel)
    Oh, and does anybody know how long it takes to get a driver license? Could it be done in a month?
    If you have extraordinary skills, yes; there is no minimum number of lessons needed to take the drivers test, provided of course that you pass the theory test.

    But the age to take the test is 17
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    Thank you!
 
 
 
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