The purpose of this exams policy is:
• To ensure the planning and management of exams is conducted efficiently and in the best interests of candidates
• To ensure the operation of an efficient exams system with clear guidelines for all relevant staff
It is the responsibility of everyone involved in the centre’s exam processes to read, understand and implement this policy.
The exams policy will be reviewed every year by the Senior Leadership Team i/c Examinations and the Examinations Officer.
The School follows the regulations, instructions and guidance set out by Ofqual and JCQ and their documents. These are referenced within this policy and can be found at www.jcq.org.uk and www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ofqual and any changes made to their guidance for a particular exam series under exceptional circumstances will supersede this policy.