Frequently Asked Questions
What do I need to be able to view and print the
examination papers correctly?
In order to view the examination
papers (which are in PDF format) you need to
have Acrobat Reader installed on your computer.
Click on the icon at the bottom of the page to
download it for free.
When the examination paper appears correctly on screen, but prints
with errors, misplaced text or images please try the following:
When you click "Print", a grey
dialogue box appears. Tick "Print as Image" (on
the upper right hand side). The paper should
now print correctly.
Are marking schemes / answers for the examination
papers available to the public?
The marking schemes for Junior
Lyceum Entrance Examinations into Form 1 are available
from the left hand side menu. Choose "Student
Assessment" then "JL Reports" and then "Marking Schemes". However, it
is the policy of the Curriculum Management and eLearning Department that
all other marking schemes (ie those related to Junior Lyceum, Secondary
or Primary Annual Past Papers) are not to be distributed. Parents should
encourage students to approach their teachers and ask for their feedback
which is more valuable and beneficial than merely relying on a marking
Are half-yearly past examination papers available
Half-Yearly examination papers are
not issued by the Educational Assessment Unit, but each
school produces its own papers. So copies of half-yearly
papers can only be obtained through the individual schools.
How can I obtain past examination papers
prior to 2000?
Examination papers prior
to 2000 are not available online. However,
they are available from all State schools
in booklets which were distributed by the
Educational Assessment Unit. They can be