exam season in Scotland starts: here are some stats
Have you an anxious young exam-taker? He or she is one of 159,000 this year. Together they will produce 740,096 papers, between Standard Grade and Advanced Highers. They will come from 520 schools and colleges. 34,000 of them have registered for results via the ‘mySQA’ service. The beleaguered SQA have lined up 15,000 invigilators and markers to help. See a recent news piece about it all.