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Exam information

It is the aim of Farmor’s School to make the examination experience as stress-free and successful as possible for all candidates.

If students or parents have any queries or need help or advice at any time before, during or after the exams please contact:

The Examinations Officer - Mrs Mundy

Examinations Assistant - Mrs Davis

The Exams Office is located in the Sixth Form Learning Resource Centre. The office also has an external door overlooking the sports field.

Email: rmundy@farmors.gloucs.sch.uk

Telephone number: 01285 712302 Extension 113

Please DO NOT telephone exam boards directly; they will only refer you back to the school.

Remember- we are here to help. 

Exam FAQs

Examination Regulations
The awarding bodies (exam boards) have strict rules which must be followed for the conduct of exams and Farmor’s school is required to follow them precisely.  Students should therefore pay particular attention to the following documentation produced by the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) and updated annually:

Written Examinations: Information for candidates- written exams

On Screen Tests: Information for candidates- on screen tests

Social Media: Information for candidates- social media

Non-examinations Assessments: Information for candidates- NEA

Coursework (legacy specifications): Information for candidates- coursework

Guidance for Students and Parents: Year 10 Exam Guidance

Sixth Form Exam Guidance: 2018/19 Exam guidance

Examination Boards
Useful websites you can refer to for hints and tips, past exam papers, results explanations, timetables, key dates etc, are:
Specifications and Exam Boards in use:

Please follow these links to find the specfication codes and Exam Boards our students are following.

Current Year 12 and 13: 6th Form Specifications in use 2018/19

Current Year 11: GCSE Specifications Year 11

Current Year 10: GCSE Specifications Year 10

 

Examination Timetables Summer 2019

Hard copies of Exam timetables are displayed on the Exams noticeboard near main reception and also in the Learning Resource Centre. Students will receive their personal examination timetable before the Easter holidays which will take into account any clash examinations students have.

Year 10 & 11- date order: GCSE Summer timetable date order

Year 10 & 11- subject order: GCSE Summer timetable subject order

Year 12 & 13 date order: GCE Summer timetable date order

Year 12 & 13 subject order: GCE Summer timetable subject order