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 exam room in a transparent container (such as a transparent pencil case or a clear plastic bag).
Notes, timetables and revision books must be left in lockers.
Coats, bags and folders must be left in lockers and not taken into the exam venue.
A bottle of water can be brought into the venue in a clear bottle but any labels MUST be removed.
Coloured drinks and food are not permitted.
Note - Mobile Phones, headphones, electronic/digital equipment, smart watches, Ipod or MP3 players are NOT ALLOWED in the examination 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, Smartwatches, Potential Technological/Web Enabled Sources of Information, Ipods or MP3/4 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.