NCEA Info & Exams

Michaela is the NCEA Administrator and is based in the Enrolment Centre.

Michaela can also be contacted by phone (03) 364 5178

or by email:

Key dates 2023:

End of June NSN cards sent to schools will be handed out during tutor time.

Practice Exams will be happening in September, the dates 7-13th September 2023.

MCAT’s will be happening on the 12th September.

DCAT’s will be happening in October, Level 1 16th October, Level2 17th October and Level 3 19th October.

Mid October admission slips for exams will be ready for collection at school.

End of year Exams

Monday 6th November – Thursday 30th  November.

NCEA external examinations start on Monday 6th November, and the last exam is on Thursday 30th  November. Exams begin at 9:30am for morning exams, and 2pm for afternoon exams.

Students should carefully check the exam timetable below, and plan to arrive at least 20 minutes before the start of each exam.

Students with Special Assessment Conditions should be in regular contact with Michaela Heenan with any concerns.

Click here for the exam Timetable

Click here for Practice Exam Timetable

Click here to read the Candidate Information Sheet

Click here to read the guide to equip and empower you to take control of your NCEA journey!

Click here to read the guide to equip and empower whānau to have a better understanding of NCEA and the changes to NCEA.

Click here to read the Information on National Qualifications at Hagley

Click here to read the Digital Exams Student checklist

Click here to read the NCEA Info Brochure
Click here to read the A Guide to NCEA English
Click here to read the Understanding NCEA Māori
Click here for more information on NCEA


For more detailed information about NCEA please click here on NZQA student information.