The Council for Indian College Certificates Examinations (CISCE ) will conduct compartment and enchancment exams for sophistication 10 and 12 from October 6 to 9, the board introduced on Wednesday.
The outcomes can be declared on October 17, it stated. “Candidates should attain the examination centre effectively forward of time to make sure staggered motion and clean entry to keep away from overcrowding. Whereas candidates are required to hold masks and sanitiser, use of gloves is non-obligatory,” CISCE Chief Govt and Secretary Gerry Arathoon stated.
The board introduced outcomes for sophistication 10 and 12 exams in July however determined in opposition to bringing out a benefit record this yr due to “distinctive circumstances”.
Whereas the board recorded a cross proportion of 99.34 per cent for sophistication 10 exams, up by 0.eight per cent from final yr, the cross proportion for the category 12 exams stood at 96.84 per cent, recording a marginal enhance.
The board needed to cancel its pending exams given the spike in COVID-19 circumstances and the end result was calculated based mostly on an alternate evaluation scheme determined by it.
Beneath the scheme, candidates had been assessed based mostly on the most effective three proportion marks obtained in topics for which board exams had been carried out. The marks of their inside evaluation in addition to mission work had been taken under consideration.
The exams, which had been earlier postponed because of the lockdown to include the unfold of coronavirus, had been scheduled to be carried out from July 1 to 14.
The CISCE had later introduced that class 10 and 12 college students can select to not seem for the pending board exams and be marked as per their efficiency in pre-board exams or inside evaluation. Nonetheless, the exams had been cancelled given the spike in COVID-19 circumstances.