Kendriya Vidyalyas to promote Class 1 to 8 without exam, result via WhatsApp

By: Education Desk | New Delhi |

Published: March 24, 2020 11:00:25 pm

Students to be promoted without exam. (Representational image)

The Kendriya Vidyalya Samiti (KVS) has announced to promote all the students of classes 1 to 8 studying in Kendriya Vidyalyas across the country, irrespective of whether they have appeared in the annual year-end exam. The result of classes 1 to 8 will be declared via WhatsApp, SMS, email etc to parents or guardians.

Students of classes 1 and 2 can be promoted to the next class on the basis of their performance in monthly achievement tests. Those in classes 3 to 8 can be promoted by weightage in the subjects in which they could not appear in session ending exams.

Students in classes 1 to 8 who have got E grade in final result may be promoted to the next class without any test. In normal scenario, such students have to appear for an improvement test.

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The moves have been taken as the exams could not be conducted due to coronavirus pandemic. Most of the boards have postponed the results, for several boards, exams have also been postponed. The Bihar Board has become first board to announce the result as it declared class 12 result today. For BSEB 12th result too, the verification of top 5 candidates in all streams was done through WhatsApp.

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