Regulations for Tests / Examinations

1.        The examination centres may either be the school hall, classrooms or special rooms.  Students should take note of the location of the examination centres and their seats before the test/examination.  They should also read the test/examination time-table carefully.

2.        Students should enter the examination centres 15 minutes before the starting time of the test/examination.

3.        Students should be punctual for their tests/examinations.  No extra time will be given for latecomers.

4.        No early leave is allowed during tests/examinations.

5.        Students are not allowed to leave the school premises if there is still another examination session to be attended in the morning or in the afternoon.

6.        Tests/Examinations will be postponed on the announcement of closure of secondary schools by the EDB.  Subject(s) affected will be re-scheduled on the following Saturday or the day following the last day of the test/examination.  Pay attention to any new arrangement.

7.        Students should obey the examination rules and instructions given by the teachers.  Any students found breaking the rules may receive mark penalties or even be disqualified from the examination and punished in accordance with the relevant school regulation. Students found cheating in tests/examinations will be disqualified from the examination and punished according to the school regulations.

8.        A student who is seriously ill and unable to sit for the examination should:

a.     inform the school by phone (2321 55252322 2229).

b.     consult a doctor and seek medical advice.

c.     obtain a doctor’s letter justifying the absence from the examination (failure to do so will result in zero marks on the paper).

d.     submit the doctor’s letter to the General Office when he/she resumes school.

9.        Students absent from an exam may be given an estimated mark based on supplementary examinations, quizzes, continuous assessments and/or past exam performances.