Exam Information

Year 10

Date Morning
08:30 Start
(P1 & 2)
12:45 Start
(P4 & 5)
A – Monday 27th JuneEnglish Language Paper 1
(1hr 45minutes)
Science Trilogy Biology B1
(1hr 15m)
Separate Science Biology B1
(1hr 45m)
A – Tuesday 28th JuneHistory
(1hr 30m)
Mathematics Paper 1 (Non Calc)
(1hr 30m)
A – Wednesday 29th JuneFrench / German Reading
(45m) & Writing (1hr)
A – Thursday 30th JuneMathematics Paper 2 (Calc)
(1hr 30m)
Science Trilogy Physics P1
(1hr 15m)
Separate Science Physics P1
(1hr 45m)
A – Friday 1st JulyOption 1 – If you normally have these lessons on Wk A Fri 1&2 & Wk B Fri 1&2 you will be taking:

Psychology (1hr 45m)
Sociology (1hr 45m)
GCSE PE (1hr)
Option 2 – If you normally have these lessons on Wk A Fri 4&5 & Wk B Fri 4&5 you will be taking these subjects P3,4&5:

3D Design
Option 2 – If you normally have these lessons on Wk A Fri 4&5 & Wk B Fri 4&5 you will be taking:

Psychology (1hr 45m)
Sociology (1hr 45m)
Spanish Reading (45m) & Writing (1hr)
Computer Science (1hr 30m)
Classical Civilisation (1hr 30m)
Food & Nutrition (1hr 30m)

On the day

  • Exams will start at 8:30am and 12:45pm prompt. Do not be late – it disturbs other students!
    If you do have a problem, contact the school on 023 9236 4536 and speak to the receptionist, then ensure you get to school as soon as you can.
  • Full school uniform must be worn.
  • Check what you need to bring in for each exam:
    • Black pens only (with at least one spare)
    • Scientific calculator
    • 30cm ruler
    • Rubber
    • Sharp pencils
    • Protractor (Mathematics and Science)
    • Scientific/graphical calculator (Mathematics calculator)
    • Pair of compasses (Mathematics)
    • Tippex is not allowed.
    • All equipment needs to be carried in a see-thorough pencil case or plastic bag.
  • There must be no talking or communication of any sort once you enter the exam hall.
  • Do not touch or open the exam paper until you are told to do so!
  • No mobile phones (even if they are turned off), electronic watches, MP3 players or any other electronic devices.
  • No other papers/notes/books (even in pockets) are to be taken into the exam.
  • No watches of any kind can be worn during an exam – they need to be removed and placed on the desk in front of you.
  • No bags/coats etc. are to be brought into the Sports Hall prior to your exams (these must be left in your locker). If bags/coats are left outside the Exam Room we cannot be held responsible for any loss.
  • No packets or instructions for calculators (if instructions are printed on the lid you will need to cover with a plain piece of paper before the exam).
  • No food can be taken into the Exam Room, only small clear bottles of water (with any labels removed) are allowed and must be kept on the floor under your desk.

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