Day of the Exam

Top tips to get you through the day:

  • Ensure you have a recent copy of your examination timetable
  • Know when your examinations are; morning exams will start at 08:45 and afternoon examinations will start at 13:30
  • Arrive to each exam 15 minutes prior to the start time
  • If, for any reason you are unable to attend an examination you must contact the Academy immediately. Where the reason for   absence is due to a medical issue you may be required to  produce medical evidence
    • Be prepared with the correct equipment as detailed below:
    • Black pen
    • Pencil
    • Coloured pencils
    • Sharpener
    • Ruler
    • Eraser
    • Scientific Calculator
    • Set Square
    • Protractor
    • Compass
    • Transparent Pencil Case
    • Bottle of water with sports top (no sweetened drinks) –     LABELS MUST BE REMOVED
  • Know your examination room and seat number, these will be    displayed both inside and outside the dining hall the day   before each examination
  • Hand in any unauthorised materials, these will be kept safe throughout the duration of the examination and returned to you afterwards
  • Keep calm and remain silent
  • Pace yourself, know how much time you have remaining
  • Show your workings out
  • Check and double check your work
  • Try your best and be proud of your answers