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GCSE new grading scale: factsheets

Information about the new GCSE grades for parents, employers and further and higher education providers.



Factsheets showing:

  • the new GCSE grading scale
  • standard and strong pass marks and what this means for students, schools, parents and employers
  • when the new grades will apply to different subjects
Published 20 June 2017
Last updated 12 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated factsheets added.
  2. Factsheets updated to show the increased number of reformed GCSEs for the current academic year.
  3. First published.