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The Robert Napier School

Examination Rules

  1. All exams will take place in the Sports Hall.
  2. Students will be sat alphabetically.
  3. Students must bring a BLACK pen, pencil, ruler, rubber etc. to each exam along with any other equipment needed e.g. calculators. These must be in a clear pencil case.
  4. Once in the examination room there must be no talking.
  5. Only material listed on the question paper is allowed.
  6. You should not have with you any electronic equipment such as iPods, mobile phones or wrist watches which have a data storage device.
    THESE SHOULD BE LEFT AT HOME OR HANDED IN TO AN INVIGILATORS
  7. In the event of a fire you must stop writing, turn your papers over and remain in your seat. If there is a need to evacuate invigilators will accompany you onto the school field until it is safe to return. You MUST NOT speak to anyone as this could result in disqualification.
  8. Check that you have been given the correct paper for your subject, unit and level or tier.
  9. Fill in all details on the front of your answer book. Make sure you also fill in these details on any additional answer booklets.
  10. Read the instructions carefully on the front of the question paper.
  11. Remember, you must write in black ink. You may use pencil for rough work and drawings.
  12. You must write all rough work in your answer book and neatly cross it through with a single line.
  13. You must not use correcting pens, fluid or tape, erasable pens or blotting paper. You must not use highlighter or gel pens in your answers.
  14. Candidates must not write inappropriate, obscene or offensive material.
  15. If you have bottled water with you make sure the label has been removed.
  16. You must NOT communicate in any way with any other pupil; you should put your hand up to attract the invigilator’s attendance.