Examination Rules and Procedures


To successfully complete examinations at Caleb British International School, students need to be aware of the following rules and guidelines:
General guidelines:
⦁ A student should consult the exam timetable to ensure that he or she attends all exams at the appropriate time and place.
⦁ Students who behave inappropriately will have marks deducted and/or be placed on detention. Parents will be contacted.
⦁ Blue and black pens must be used. All necessary stationery must be in a clear plastic sleeve.
⦁ Students must provide their own stapler.
⦁ Students should assemble at the exam Hall/Classroom 15 minutes prior to their exam.
⦁ Full school uniform must be worn.
⦁ Students are responsible for checking that all sections of their exam answers are handed to the supervising teacher at the conclusion of the exam. Conduct during the examination
⦁ Follow the day-to-day rules of the school.
⦁ Remove all essential exam equipment from your bag outside the exam Hall/Classroom.
⦁ Line up outside the exam Hall/Classroom as directed by the Teacher.
⦁ Place your bag in an area as instructed by your Teacher. ⦁ Follow the Teachers’ instructions at ALL times.
⦁ Sit at the desk allocated to you.
⦁ Behave in a polite and courteous manner during the exam.
⦁ Make a serious attempt to answer all questions in the exam.
⦁ Only use an approved calculator that is silent, battery or solar powered, has been switched off and had all storage facilities cleared before entry into the exam.
⦁ Bring your materials in a clear plastic sleeve or in your hands.
⦁ Staple all loose sheets of writing paper together at the conclusion of the exam and place these inside the exam paper. Your name must be written on all pages.
⦁ All scrap paper or working sheets must have your name written on each page, be stapled together and placed inside your exam paper.
⦁ No paper is to leave the exam room and no paper is to be thrown in the bin. You must not:
⦁ Speak to or communicate with any other person other than the supervisors after entry into the exam and until you have completely left the exam room.
⦁ Eat in the exam room. (You may however bring a clear water bottle which contains water only).
⦁ Behave in a way likely to disturb the work of others or upset the conduct of the exam.
⦁ Take into the exam room any books, notes, dictionaries, electronic dictionaries or other equipment unless stated by your Teacher.
⦁ Take a mobile phone or any other electronic device that has not been approved by the School into the exam.