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What can I do with my year 11 exam grades?

It’s perfectly normal to look at the education grid on the previous page and not understanding what you can actually do after your GCSEs if you get certain grades. To help you sort this out, I’ve got some flowcharts that will hopefully make things a bit clearer.

What are you likely to achieve?

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I will get entry grades at the end of year 11 At the end of year 11 I’ll have achieved grades 1 to 3 I will get on average grades 4 at the end of year 11 At the end of year 11 I will definitely have achieved above grade 4