Publication schedule

Due to the cancellation of the 2021 exams because of the COVID-19 public health emergency, the 2021 awarding approach for the graded national courses is based on estimated grades.

Consequently, the 'Grade Boundaries 2021',  'Component Marks 2021',  'Results Services Statistical Tables 2021', 'Assessment Arrangements 2021', and 'Progression Statistics 2020 to 2021' publications cannot be produced.

Title Publication Date Description Section
Annual Statistical Report 2020 April 2021 The Annual Statistics Report 2020 provides details of the results for all SQA qualifications in the 2019/20 academic year Statistics Home
Attainment Statistics (December) 2020 - Education Authority April 2021 A breakdown of the National Qualification results by Education Authority Statistics Home
Attainment Statistics (August) 2021 10 August 2021 Attainment Statistics for every National Qualification in 2021 (August Report) Statistics Home
Grade Boundaries 2021 Cancelled The grade boundaries for every National Qualification in 2021 Information
Component Marks 2021 Cancelled For each National Qualification: The maximum mark for each component and the National mean mark for each component Information
Attainment Statistics (August) 2021 - Sex and Centre Type Tables September 2021 Attainment Statistics for every National Qualification in 2021, tabulated by Sex and Centre Type (Schools, Colleges) Statistics Home
Results Services Statistical Tables 2021 Cancelled Statistical information on the Clerical Check and the Marking Review procedures following the 2021 National Qualification examinations Statistics Home
Appeals Report Tables 2021 December 2021 Statistical information on the Appeals process Information
Attainment Statistics (December) 2021 December 2021 Attainment Statistics for every National Qualification in 2021 (December Report) Statistics Home
Assessment Arrangements 2021 Cancelled Information on assessment arrangements requested for National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher examinations Information
Progression Statistics 2020 to 2021 Cancelled National Progression data for 2020to 2021 Statistics Home