Dear Students and Parents
Please find the following important updates on the upcoming exams for your attention:
Letter to Parents – Invoice and Access Arrangements
The letters to all parents for the exam billing will be sent out during the week of 9th March. Please issue the cheque, payable to ‘Island School’, with the amount mentioned in the letters and return to the exam office by 27th March. Candidates who fail to settle the exam payments may not be admitted to the exams.
For candidates with access arrangements, parents will receive a separate letter attached with a complete schedule of special exam times and dates applied.
Letter to Parents – Exam Clashes and Agreement on Confidentiality
Additional letters will be sent out alongside the billing letter to students who are affected by exam clashes. Further details will be provided on the letter on the rescheduling arrangements.
Moreover. candidates taking the following subjects will be affected by time variation policies of Edexcel examination board:
GCSE Religious Studies, GCSE Geography, IGCSE History, IGCSE Pure Maths, GCSE Business Studies, GCSE Japanese
Edexcel examination board requires that all candidates sign a confidentiality statement to maintain the security of the content of the exams listed above. The form will be attached in the letter and they must be returned by 27th March (Fri).
ICT Diploma Billing Letters
There will be one additional letter especially for Y11 parents for ICT IEA Diploma payments. Deadline is also Mar 27th Friday.
Public Exam Final Timetable
The final version will be published on ISLE, Gateway and Parent Portal on Mar 6th this Friday. A separate version with access arrangements will be published at a later date.
A dedicated Exam Briefing for Y11 students will be held during Lesson 3 on Monday 16th March. We will walk the students through the expectations, exam procedures and regulations, as well as checking their individual entries and timetables.
Please feel free to contact the exam office if you have any further questions.