EXAMINATION SYSTEM

Primary Wing

SCHEME OF EXAMINATION, EVALUATION AND PROMOTION NORMS

For Classes III, IV & V


1.   Classes III, IV & V will have two terms each:
      Term I-April 2017 to September 2017
      Term II-October 2017 to March 2018
2.   Each term will have one round of Unit Tests, one Term Exam and one round of Internal Assessments.
3.   Each round of Unit Tests will have one test per subject of 25 marks.
4.   Term Exam for each subject will be of 50 marks
5.   Each round of Internal Assessment for each subject will be of 20 marks and will include-:

For English and Hindi

For Mathematics, G.Sc. and  S.St.
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6.   Term wise weightage and distribution of marks will be:


Term I

Unit Test 10%

Mid-Term Exam
30%

Internal Assesment
10%

Total
50%

Term II

Unit Test 10%

Final Exam
30%

Internal Assessment
10%

Total
50%

  Final Result              =                 Term I + Term II
=       50% + 50%
=                100%


7.    In each Term, syllabus tested in the Unit Tests of all subjects will also be tested in the Term Exams for classes IV & V.
8.   Letter Grades based on a 9 point scale will be awarded in each subject.
9.   Students will be evaluated for Computer Science, Third Language and General Awareness once during each term for which Letter Grades will be awarded on a 9 point scale. (Third Language options offered for classes IV & V are Sanskrit, French, German, Spanish, Japaese and Russian)
10. Physical Education and activities like Dance, Music and Art will also be assessed.

For Classes I & II

1.   Classes I & II will have two terms each:
Term I-April 2017  to September 2017
Term II-October 2017 to March 2018
2.   Each Term will have one round of Written Tests and one round of Internal Assessments for each subject i.e. English, Hindi, Mathematics & E.V.S
3.   Each round of Written Tests will have one test per subject of 25 marks
4.   Each round of Internal Assessment will be of 25 marks  for each subject.
5.   Term wise distribution of marks will be:

Term I

Written Test (25 marks)

Internal Assessment (25 marks)

Total 50 marks

Term II

Written Test ( 25 marks)

Internal Assessment (25 marks)

Total 50 marks

 

      Final Result        =            Term I + Term II
=            50% +50%
=            100%


6.   Letter Grades based on a 9 point scale will be awarded in each subject.
7.   Computer Activity, Physical Education and activities like Dance, Music and Art will also be assessed.

For Classes Pre-School & Pre-Primary
1.   Learning as an ongoing, wholesome process will be evaluated in a continuous comprehensive manner. The Comprehensive Assessment Process, at this stage, will focus on the daily, consistent progress made by the child in academic as well as co-curricular activities.
2.   The assessment procedure will be based on the child’s daily interaction in the class, his/her levels of general awareness, the quality of work produced by him/her, internalization of the concepts taught during the course of classroom interaction and the consequent learning outcomes throughout the year.

Note:   Progress Profile Card of the students of classes Pre-School to V will be sent after each term. It is to be signed by the Parents/Guardians and returned within two days of its receipt. In case, a student’s performance is not upto the expected standard, it will be discussed on a one to one basis..


Awards:
'Self Esteem is an important component of an intelligent mind.'
•     Merit Certificates are awarded to students for meritorious performance in various areas of achievement.
•     For class V, Scholar Badge is awarded to a student securing Overall Grade A2 and above.



Senior Wing

SCHEME OF ASSESSMENT AND PROMOTION NORMS

Classes: VI - XII (2017-2018)

Categories of Assessments:

Type

Classes

M.M.

Duration

Monday Assessment

VI – XII

50 marks

1 hr. 20 minutes

Pre-Mid Term Exam

X & XII only

Pattern & Weightage as per Board Guidelines

3 hrs. 15 minutes

Mid Term Exam

VI – VIII

80 marks

2 hrs. 45 minutes

IX - XII

Pattern & Weightage as per Board Guidelines

3 hrs. 15 minutes

Post- Mid Term Exam
(Pre Board)

X & XII only

Pattern & Weightage as per Board Guidelines

3 hrs. 15 minutes

Final Exam

VI – VIII

80 marks

 2 hrs. 45 minutes

IX & XI

Pattern & Weightage as per Board Guidelines

 3 hrs. 15 minutes

X & XII

CBSE Board Exams

3 hrs. 15 minutes

FOR CLASSES VI to VIII

Term

Type of Exam

Weightage

Total

I Term
(April – Sept)

MA 1 + MA  2      

10 %

100

Subject Enrichment Activity and Note book

10 %

Mid Term Exam

80 %

II Term
(Oct – March)

MA 3 + MA  4

10 %

100

Subject Enrichment Activity and Note book

10 %

Final Exam

80 %

Co-Scholastic Activities : Grading on a Three Point Scale (A – C)
1. Co-Scholastic Activities will include:
•    Work Education (Students will opt for any one from the given options)
•    Art Education (Students will opt for any one from the given options)
•    Health & Physical Education
2.  Discipline (To be graded by the teachers)  
3.  Assessment will be done on a three point scale once in each term
4.  No upscaling of grades will be done.

For Class  IX


Subjects

Term I – 100 Marks

Term II – 100 Marks

Language – 1
Language – 2
Maths
Science
Social Science

20% Internal Assessment
•   Monday Assessment – 10%
(Syllabus covered till announcement of test dates)
•   Notebook Submission – 5%
•   Subject Enrichment Activity – 5%
80% Mid Term Exam: Written exam for 80 marks with syllabus covered till announcement of exam dates

20% Internal Assessment
•   Monday Assessment – 10%
(Syllabus covered till announcement of test dates)
•   Notebook Submission – 5%
•   Subject Enrichment Activity – 5%
80% Final Term Exam: Written exam for 80 marks with full syllabus of class IX

For Class  X

Subjects : Language – 1, Language – 2, Maths, Science and Social Science.
Criteria of Assessment : 20% Internal Assessment + 80% Board Exam.

INTERNAL ASSESSMENT :
5% Notebook Submission
5% Subject Enrichment Activity
10% Best of two Periodic Tests *

* There will be three Periodic Tests in a year:

1.   Pre-Mid Term Exam (Written exam for 80 marks with syllabus covered till announcement of exam dates).
2.   Mid Term Exam (Written exam for 80 marks with syllabus covered till announcement of exam dates).
3.   Post Mid Term (Written exam for 80 marks with full syllabus).

FINAL BOARD EXAM – Written exam for 80 marks with full syllabus.

Co-Scholastic Activities : Classes IX & X
Grading on a Five Point Scale (A – E)

1. Co-Scholastic Activities will include:
•     Work Education
•     Art Education (Students will opt for any one from the given options)
•     Health & Physical Education
2.  Discipline (To be graded by the teachers)  
3.  Assessment will be done on a five point scale once in a year
4.  No upscaling of grades will be done.

For Class XI
*     During the First Term, one set of Monday Assessment will be held in all the five subjects opted by the student.
*     In the Second Term two cycles of Monday Assessment will be held in all the five subjects as per the schedule given on page no. 28-29.
*     Final exam will comprise full syllabus in all subjects.
*     Weightage for Final Assessment:

I Term

MA -10%

Term Exam - 40%

Total - 50%

II Term

MA + MA -10%

Term Exam - 40%

50%

Final Assessment

I Term - 50%

 +  II Term  - 50%

100%

*     Minimum 33% in each subject must be secured in each Term and in the final assessment for promotion to the next higher class. In case of a subject involving practical work, a student must obtain 33% marks in theory and 33% marks in practical separately. In addition to this, 33% marks in aggregate are required for promotion to the next higher class.

For Class XII


I Term     MA + Pre-Mid Term + MA + Mid Term

II Term    MA + Pre-Board

 

Some Points to Remember with Regard to School Attendance and Examination Scheme of the CBSE for

CLASSES XI & XII

Attendance requirement:
All students are required to complete 75% of attendance to make him/her eligible to take the examination.
Subjects offered:
English Core, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computer Science,  Economics, Business Studies, Accountancy, Physical Education, Psychology, Geography, Hindi, History, Fine Arts, Sociology, Political Science, Multimedia, Legal Studies.
Scheme of Examinations and Pass Criteria
Senior School Certificate Examination : XII
(i)         The Board conducts examination in all subjects except General Studies, Work Experience, Physical and Health Education, which will be assessed internally by the school.
(ii)         In all subjects examined by the Board, a student will be given one paper each carrying 100 marks for 3 hours. However, in subjects requiring practical examination, there will be a theory paper and practical examinations as required in the syllabi.
(iii)        In Work experience, General Studies and Physical and Health Education, the School will maintain cumulative records of student’s periodical achievements and progress during the year.
(iv)        In order to be declared as having passed the examination, a candidate shall obtain a grade higher than E (i.e. at least 33% marks) in all the five subjects of external examination in the main or at the end of the compartmental examination. The pass marks in each subject of external examination shall be 33%. In case of a subject involving practical work a candidate must obtain 33% marks in theory and 33% marks in practical separately in addition to 33% marks in aggregate in order to qualify in that subject.
For further information, please refer to the CBSE website : www.cbse.nic.in
Rules for Change of Subject:
(i)     Change of subject(s) in class XI may be allowed by the Head of the School but not later than 31 October of that academic session.
(ii)    No candidate shall be permitted to change his subject of study after passing Class XI.
(iii)   The candidate shall not offer a subject in Class XII which he has not studied and passed in class XI.

CLASSES XI & XII
Attendance requirement:
All students are required to complete 75% of attendance to make him/her eligible to take the examination.

Subjects offered:
English Core, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computer Science,  Economics, Business Studies, Accountancy, Physical Education, Psychology, Geography, Hindi, History, Fine Arts, Sociology, Political Science, Multimedia, Legal Studies.

Scheme of Examinations and Pass Criteria
Senior School Certificate Examination : XII
(i)         The Board conducts examination in all subjects except General Studies, Work Experience, Physical and Health Education, which will be assessed internally by the school.
(ii)         In all subjects examined by the Board, a student will be given one paper each carrying 100 marks for 3 hours. However, in subjects requiring practical examination, there will be a theory paper and practical examinations as required in the syllabi.
(iii)        In Work experience, General Studies and Physical and Health Education, the School will maintain cumulative records of student’s periodical achievements and progress during the year.
(iv)        In order to be declared as having passed the examination, a candidate shall obtain a grade higher than E (i.e. at least 33% marks) in all the five subjects of external examination in the main or at the end of the compartmental examination. The pass marks in each subject of external examination shall be 33%. In case of a subject involving practical work a candidate must obtain 33% marks in theory and 33% marks in practical separately in addition to 33% marks in aggregate in order to qualify in that subject.
For further information, please refer to the CBSE website : www.cbse.nic.in

Encouraging Excellence Through Awards
*     Scholar Badge : Scholar Badge is awarded to a student securing overall 80% and above. Subjects to be considered for the award of a Scholar Badge will include:
For classes VI -VIII : English, Hindi, III Language,Maths, Science, Social Science & Computers
For classes IX & X : English,II Language,Maths ,Science & Social Science
For class XI : All five subjects opted for, with minimum 50% in each subject.
*     Scholar Blazer: A Scholar Blazer is awarded to a student who earns a Scholar Badge for three consecutive years. (Class V onwards)
*     Scholar Blazer & Tie :  A Scholar Blazer and Tie is awarded to a student who earns a Scholar Badge for six consecutive years. (Class V onwards)
*     Gold Medal: A Gold Medal is awarded to a student who earns a Scholar Badge for seven consecutive years (Class V onwards)
*     Appreciation Certificate: Appreciation certificates are awarded to students for maintainting 100% attendance throughout the academic year.