By 2020, all GCSEs will be graded using numbers instead of letters. The new grading scale is from 9 to 1, with 9 being the highest grade - qualifying as what we know as an A*.
Intense preparation is necessary to ensure success in the competitive exam.
This includes extra reading and studying from a range of resources.
The owner of The Tuition Master gave Orchard Park High School a visit on Wednesday 24th January.
Read on to find out what she spoke about!