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GCSE Exam procedures

  • Students should arrive in good time for all exams, students wait in KS3 Diner
  • Students must not have any electronic equipment including mobile phones, ipads, ipods, MP3 players, with them OR in their bags or pockets even if they are switched off or batteries removed.  They must be handed in to main reception and will be returned immediately after the exam finishes.
  • Morning exams start at 8.30am
  • Afternoon exams start at 1.45pm
  • Some afternoon exams will finish after 2.45pm
  • All exams must be completed in BLACK pen
  • Some exams require additional specialist equipment (eg calculator, Geometry equipment, English Anthology, copy of An Inspector Calls, Art materials)
  • Exams cannot be completed at any other time than stated on the students exam entry statement
  • Let us know immediately of any change of circumstances eg injuries ASAP
  • Students should eat breakfast or lunch before exams
  • Students can bring water in a transparent, label removed bottle into the exam
  • Students must wear full school uniform to all exams (including tie and blazer)

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