Examination

Assessments:

Kindergarten:

  • The Kindergarten have assessment after every unit that is done in class and face a consolidated worksheet periodically.

Grades I to V:

  • Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) is followed in classes I to 5 and feedback is provided regularly to the parents.
  • Assessments will be conducted periodically. The average of the assessments is considered for final promotion.
  • In the place of marks, grades will be given for the assessments conducted
  • All major assessment answer sheets will have to be duly signed by the parent.
  • Promotion is granted on the basis of the final result. A child must secure a minimum of (D) grade in aggregate as well as in each subject for promotion to the next higher class.
  • The school does not put pressure of Examinations on the young minds. Day to day progress is the criteria for assessing the performance of the child.

For Class VI to VIII:

  • For grades 6 to 8, the academic year is divided into two terms.
  • Term 1 will have 20 marks of Periodic Assessment and 80 marks of Half yearly exam. The periodic Assessment comprises of Periodic Test (10 marks) + Notebook submission (5 marks) + Subject Enrichment (5 Marks)
  • Term 2 will have 20 marks of Periodic Assessment and 80 marks of Yearly exam. The periodic Assessment comprises of Periodic Test (10 marks) + Notebook submission (5 marks) + Subject Enrichment (5 Marks)
  • No retest will be conducted under any circumstances.
  • Both marks and corresponding grades will be given
  • Promotion will be granted on the basis of the final result. A child must secure a minimum of ‘D’ grade in each scholastic subjects to be eligible for the promotion to the next higher class.

For Class IX and X:

  • For grades 9 and 10, there will be 20 marks of Periodic Assessments and 80 marks of Yearly exam. The Periodic Assessment comprises of 3 Periodic Tests  (10 marks) + Notebook submission (5 marks) + Subject Enrichment (5 Marks)

For Class XI and XII:

  • The academic year is divided into two terms. In first term there are two unit tests of 25 marks, each of 1 hour duration and half yearly examinations of 100 marks of three hours duration.
  • In the Second term
    • For Grade XI – There will be 2 unit test of 25 marks, each of one hour duration and annual examination of hundred marks of three hours duration.
    • For Grade XII – There will be 1 unit test of 25 marks of one hour duration and 2 pre-board practice examinations of hundred marks of three hours duration.
  • The Half Yearly and Annual Examinations are mandatory.
  • No retest will be conducted under any circumstances.
  • Average marks may be awarded to a student under the following conditions:
    • Medical unfitness and advised bed rest by a the registered medical practitioner.
    • Death of an immediate family member.
    • Authorized representation of school in a competition.

General Note:

  1. Promotion criteria for low achievers on medical grounds / participation at the international/ national level competitions etc. will be decided by the Principal.
  2. If a holiday is declared on the scheduled Assessment day, the same will be conducted after the last day of the Assessment.
  3. Absence from assessments is strictly discouraged and will not be considered without a genuine reason.
  4. Cheating, helping another student or including in any other malpractice in an examination disqualifies the student for the whole examination.
  5. The profile of the students are in the prescribed format of the achievement record.
  6. Absence of students and non-attendance of parents on ‘Open House Day’ will result in the Report being retained till a future date which will be intimated to parents.
  7. School diary must be brought to school everyday, failing which, strict action will be taken.

Grading criteria:

Promotion is based on the day -to-day work of the student throughout the year and also on the performance in the  assessments.

Academic awards:

  • Scholar’s Badge

A student is declared a scholar from class III-X, in case he/ she secures average A-1 or A-2 grade and not less than B-2 grade in any Scholastic subjects.

A student is declared a scholar from class XI-XII, in case he/she secures A-2 marks in aggregate in academic and not less than C-1 in any Scholastic subjects.

  • Scholar Gown and Academic Reward:

A student securing a Scholar Badge for three consecutive academic sessions  shall become eligible for a scholar gown and if it is for six consecutive academic sessions, for academic reward.

  • Subject Proficiency:

Any student getting the highest Grade (cum marks)in all the sections of a class in an academic session  will be eligible for General Proficiency Award. The subject, the grade obtained should not be less than A-1 or A-2 and not below B-2 in any of the Scholastic subjects.

Any student of class XI and XII getting the highest aggregate marks in all the sessions of a class ( in the same stream) in an academic session will be eligible for the General Subject Proficiency Award. The marks obtained should not be less than A-2 in the Proficiency subject and not below C-1 in any of the Scholastic subjects.

  • Full Attendance Award:

Students attending the school from the first day of the academic session to the last day of the Summative without a single day of absence (or Annual Examinations) will be eligible for the Full Attendance Award.

  •  Good Chit:

In order to boost the morale, Good Chit is awarded to all those students who excel or show a remarkable improvement in performance (i.e. increase of two grade different below B-2 and at least one grade jump for A-2) in particular subject.

In class XI and XII a good chit is awarded to all those student who excel or show remarkably improved performance (i.e. increase of at least 10% or more) in a particular academic subject in a particular session.