Every student will need the following items of equipment in order to complete their exams:
• Black ink pen or black biro
• An HB pencil
• An eraser
• A ruler
• A pencil sharpener
In addition to these items, Mathematics and Science exams require:
• A scientific calculator (students are responsible for their own calculators, including replacing batteries and making sure that the calculator is in good working order before their exam)
• A protractor
• A compass
For Media Studies, Graphics, Food Technology and Resistant Material exams coloured pencils will also be required.
All equipment should be taken into the examination room in a transparent container (such as a transparent pencil case or a clear plastic bag).
A bottle of water can be brought into the venue in a clear bottle but any labels MUST be removed.
Coloured drinks are not permitted.
Bags should be left in lockers and not taken into the exam venue.
Official notices and warnings to students should be read and understood before undertaking any examinations. A copy of these notices are attached below:
Note - Mobile Phones, electronic/digital equipment, Ipods or MP3 players are NOT ALLOWED in the examination venue.
Should you choose to ignore this warning you WILL be reported to the exam board and your paper may not be accepted.