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:
First Term-April 2016 to September 2016
Second Term-October 2016 to March 2017.
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 Maths, G.Sc. and  S.St.

6. Term wise weightage and distribution of marks will be:

Term I

Unit Test 10%

Term Exam 30%

Internal Assesment 10%

Total 50%

Term II

Unit Test 10%

Term Exam 30%

Internal Assessment 10%

Total 50%

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

7. The Unit Tests and Term Examinations are independent units. Syllabi of one will not be carried forward to the other (except for English & Hindi Grammar and Mathematics.)
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, Japanese 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:
First Term-April 2016  to September 2016
Second Term-October 2016 to March 2017
2.   Each Term will have one round of Written Tests and one round of Internal Assessments for each subject i.e. English, Hindi, Maths & 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 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 up to 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 EXAMINATION AND TESTS AND PROMOTION NORMS

Classes: VI - XII (2016-2017)

Categories of various Tests/Examinations:

Type

Maximum Marks

Duration

Monday Test

50 Marks

1 hr. 20 min

Mid-Term
Exam (XII only)

Pattern and Weightage as per
Board guidelines

3 hrs. 15 min

Term Exams

VI-VIII: 90 marks
IX-XII: Pattern and Weightage
as per Board guidelines

2 hrs. 45 min.

As per Board guidelines

* The result of absentee(s) in any of the Monday Tests/Mid-Term Exam/Term Exam will be decided on a one-to-one basis on the Merit of individual case. No retest will be conducted without the approval of the Principal

For Classes VI-VIII

* Apart from two formal Term Examinations, two cycles of Monday Tests are scheduled in each Term for the following 6 subjects:
English, Mathematics, Hindi, Science & Technology, Social Sciences and III Language as per the schedule given in the School Almanac. The same will be considered for award of a Scholar Badge.
* Students of classes VI to VIII will be evaluated for Computer Science during each Term Examination for which Letter Grades will be awarded.
* As per the directives issued by CBSE, continuous and comprehensive evaluation i.e CCE will be followed for classes VI - VIII and the same will be considered for promotion to next higher class.


Term

Type of Assessment

Percentage of weightage in academic session

Term - wise weightage

Total

First Term
(April - Sept.)

Formative Assessment 1

10 %

Formative Assessment- 1+2=20%

Formative =   40%
Summative = 60 %
Total = 100%

Formative Assessment 2

10 %

Summative Assessment 1

30%

Summative Assessment- 1=30%

Second Term
(Oct. - March)

Formative Assessment 3

10%

Formative Assessment- 3+4=20%

Formative Assessment 4

10%

Summative Assessment 2

30%

Summative Assessment- 2=30%

For Classes IX & X

Term

Type of Assessment

Percentage of weightage in academic session

Total

First Term
(April - Sept.)

Formative Assessment 1

10 %

Formative =   40%
Summative = 60 %
Total = 100%

Formative Assessment 2

10 %

Summative Assessment 1

30%

Second Term
(Oct. - March)

Formative Assessment 3

10%

Formative Assessment 4

10%

Summative Assessment 2

30%

For Class XI

I Term

M T
10%

Term Exam
40%

Total
50%

II Term

MT + MT
10%

Term Exam
40%

50%

Final Assessment

I Term
50%

 +  II Term
50%

100%

For Class XII

I Term MT + Mid Term + MT + Term Exam
II Term MT + Pre-Board

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

 

Classes VI-VIII

Classes IX & X

Attendance Requirement

All students are required to complete 75% of attendance to make him/her eligible to take the examination.

Subjects offered
(Scholastic)

•    Compulsory– English and Hindi
•    Third Language Options – Sanskrit / French / German /  Japanese / Russian / Spanish
•    Mathematics
•    Science
•    Social Science

    Compulsory- English
•    Second Language Options - Hindi/Sanskrit/ French/German/Japanese/Russian /Spanish
•    Mathematics
•    Science and Technology
•    Social Science

Co-Scholastic Areas

Life Skills, Work Education, Visual & Performing Arts, Attitudes, Value System.

Life Skills, Work Education, Visual & Performing Arts, Attitudes, Value System

Co-Scholastic Activities

Information & Communication Technology (ICT), Organizational & Leadership Skills (Clubs), Health & Physical Education

Literary & Creative Skills, Scientific Skills, Physical Education

Assessmen of
Co-Scholastic Areas and Co-Scholastic Activities

Assessment will be done on a five point scale once in a session (Letter grades A, B, C, D, and E will be awarded)

Assessment will be done on a five point scale once in each term (Letter grades A, B, C, D, and E will be awarded)

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.

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.

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

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