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    Exam Information

     The Ferrers School conducts all its examinations in line with the guidance issued by the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ - ).  The general guidance for conduct during examinations instructs candidates as follows:

    1. You must be on time for all your examinations.
    2. You must not become involved in any unfair or dishonest practice in any part of the examination.
    3. You must not:
      • sit an examination in the name of another candidate;
      • have in your possession any unauthorised material or equipment which might give you an unfair advantage.
    4. Possession of a mobile phone or other unauthorised material is breaking the rules, even if you do not intend to use it, and you will be subject to penalty and possible disqualification.
    5. You must not talk to, attempt to communicate with or disturb other candidates once you have entered the examination room.
    6. You must follow the instructions of the invigilator.
    7. If you are in any doubt speak to the invigilator.

    Further information for candidates covering controlled assessments, coursework, onscreen tests, social media and written exams is available at:


    In particular, students are reminded of the strict regulations regarding mobile phones, iPods, MP3/4 players.  Possession of these items during an examination results in disqualification from the exam.

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