About the course

Course Introduction

A chance to re-sit your Mathematics GCSE and gain this vital qualification.

Award Body



Grace Academy offers students the opportunity to re-sit their maths exam to improve their grades.

Course Suitable For

Students who did not achieve their GCSE Grade C Mathematics.

Entry Requirements

Less than a Grade C in GCSE Mathematics.

Why Study?

A grade C in mathematics is one of the most important qualifications you can achieve. Almost every Job or university will ask for a C grade in mathematics, as they know it proves your ability to answer numeracy problems.

Progression Opportunities

Grade C gives all students the opportunities to continue studying at a higher level in almost any subject.

Why Grace Academy?

Mathematics is taught by two teachers with exceptional subject knowledge and a passion for the subject. Smaller group sizes allow teachers to tailor individual lessons to meet the needs of students and help all students succeed.


Paper 1 – Non-Calculator

Paper 2 – Calculator

Assessment Methods

GCSE mathematics is assessed by two exam papers which account for 100% of your grade. You will have an opportunity in both November and July to re-take.

Support Provided

Our Teaching and Learning Strategy is at the core of our approach to students and their learning. We aim to provide a learning community where students achieve excellence and achievement is celebrated. We want you to enjoy your time at the academy and to be successful.

You will need to monitor your own progress too. We want you to become self-critical and to think about how you can improve.

We will expect you to work hard and productively. Being present in the academy for as long as it is necessary for you to meet your targets and succeed in your learning.

Course Application

Contact the Post 16 Manager on 0121 329 4630 or email on juliebaker@graceacademy.org.uk.

Register your interest in your chosen courses and an application form will be sent out to you. All applicants are interviewed and conditional offers are made subject suitability of course.

Please note all courses on offer are subject to the minimum uptake for viability.