Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation is exercised in lower primary classes to shift the focus of academic activities towards enrichment of the total personality of the learners and to facilitate the learners to address to various facets of learning.
Students will be evaluated giving emphasis on assessing their competency /skills in step by step evaluation; Evaluation1 (30%), Evaluation 2 (30%), Evaluation 3 (40%).
The academic year will be divided into two terms. The First Term will be from April to October, the Second Term from November to March of the subsequent year. Assessment will be indicated in Grades.
Type of Assessment
Term wise weightage
Homework and Classwork
Project / Portfolio
Periodic Test – 1
First Term Examination
Periodic Test – 2
Second Term Examination
The Two Assessments to be conducted in grade X comprises of:
Periodic Test – 1
SECOND TERM (Pre- Board Exams)
PS: The CBSE Board will be conducting the final examination of 80 Marks in each subject. 10% of the whole year assessment in each subject will be considered by the board for the internal assessment. 5% of the evaluation will be for the projects/ lab practical’s and remaining 5% will be from classwork and homework.
40 % aggregate marks should be obtained by the pupil to be promoted to the next grade.
4. Promotion Policy in Grade IX – X
The guidelines given by the CBSE will be strictly followed. Two languages, Mathematics, Science & Social Science will be considered at par for the promotion purpose.
Consistent neglect of the academic work will be condoned. In view of the system of periodic tests and the year’s average in determining eligibility for promotion, it will not be possible to hold makeup exams.
A student must secure overall 40% marks to seek promotion to the next class. It is mandatory to score minimum 35% marks (exclusively in theory) in each subject to be promoted to the next class, i.e. Grade X.