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Mock Exam Timings Released

posted 7 Mar 2014, 06:12 by Google Google   [ updated 7 Mar 2014, 06:12 ]

Parents/carers of Year 11 students will today recieve a letter detailing the timings of the iGCSE English and GCSE Maths Mock exams to be held on Monday 30 September and Tuesday 1 October.

On Tuesday 1 October, Felixstowe Academy will be closed due to Industrial Action by teaching staff to all students with the exception of Year 11 students.  Year 11 studetns will still need to attend the Academy for their mock exams.   

In the morning we will hold our English mock exam, followed by a break.  In the afternoon we will hold our Maths mock exam.  Catering facilities will be available to students taking part in these exams during the day.  Timings for the exams over the two days are as follows:

Monday 30 September

GCSE Maths - Paper 1 (no calculators)

  • Enter the examination hall at 8.45am
  • Examination starts at 9.15am
  • Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes

Tuesday 1 October

iGCSE English 

  • Enter the examination hall at 9am
  • Examination starts at 9.30am
  • Duration of the core exam: 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Duration of the extended exam: 2 hours.

GCSE Maths - Paper 2 (with calculators)

  • Enter the examination hall at 12.15pm
  • Examination starts at 12. 45pm
  • Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes