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Examination & Evaluation Scheme

SCHOLASTIC AREA

The school follows evaluation strictly as per the guidelines issued by the CBSE for assessing the scholastic and co- scholastic areas of teaching learning process. To take care of student’s pace of learning, the assessment is done at reasonable intervals to bring continuous improvement in the performance of the students.

SCHOOL TERMS
The school’s academic calendar has been divided into two terms :

1st Term : April – September
2nd Term : October – March

1) CLASSES PRE PRIMARY

The students are evaluated internally on monthly basis to note their areas of achievement and to work on their weak areas for further improvement. No schedule of evaluation is given to the parents to avoid stress and to make learning an enjoyable experience for students.

2) CLASSES l-V

Assessment is done in the form of worksheets, conversation, interviews, projects, homework and classwork. There will be one worksheet in each subject in each term and one English and Hindi Spelling Worksheet in each term.

3) CLASSES VI-X

SCHOLASTIC AREA

Academic progress of students is evaluated through Internal Assessment (Unit tests, Notebook, Subject Enrichment Activities), Terminal Examination (Half Yearly Examination and Final Examination).

i) Internal Assessment

Classes VI -VIII

Periodic Tests (P.T.): Four rounds of Periodic Tests will be conducted in a year i.e. Two Periodic Tests before Half Yearly Examination and two Periodic Tests (P.T.) before Final Examination.
Each Periodic Test will be conducted for 20 marks. The duration of Periodic Test will be 30-35 mins. Weightage of Periodic Test will be 10% in each term.
5 marks each is given to Notebook and Subject Enrichment Activities in each term.

4) Classes IX -X

i) Periodic Tests :

Three rounds of Periodic Tests will be conducted in a year i.e. one Periodic Test before Half Yearly Examination and two Periodic Tests (P.T.) before final Examination.
Each Periodic Test will be conducted for 30 marks. The duration of Periodic Test will be 1 hour. Weightage of periodic test will be 10% in a academic year.
5 marks each is given to Notebook and Subject Enrichment Activities in an academic year.
No practical examination is conducted for Periodic Test.

ii)Terminal Examination:

a) Assessment will be in the form of Half Yearly and Final examination as under:

Subjects Time Marks
English,Hindi/Sanskrit (class IX&X), Maths, Science, Social Science 3 hr 15 mins 80 marks
GK 1 hr 50 mins 50 marks
Sanskrit/ French (Class VI – VIII) 1 hr 30 mins 80 marks

EVS and Work Experience will be assessed on regular basis.

b) THE STUDENT MUST PASS SEPARATELY IN INTERNAL ASSESSMENT AND THEORY EXAM WITH MINIMUM 33% FOR PROMOTION TO NEXT CLASS.

c) Grades are allotted in Scholastic Area in the report card based on an eight point grading scale which is appended below.

VI –VIII IX X
Marks Range Grade Marks Range Grade Marks Range Grade
91-100 A1 91-100 A1 90-100 A1
81-90 A2 81-90 A2 80-89 A2
71-80 B1 71-80 B1 70-79 B1
61-70 B2 61-70 B2 60-69 B2
51-60 C1 51-60 C1 50-59 C1
41-50 C2 41-50 C2 40-49 C2
33-40 D 33-40 D 33-39 D
32&Below E(Needs improvement) 32&Below E(Failed) 0-32 E

CO-SCHOLASTIC AREA

i) Students will also be evaluated in Co-Scholastic Area such as:
a) Work Education (Computer Operations).
b) Art Education (Art / Dance / Music Vocal / Music Instrumental )
c) Health and Physical Education (Sports, Swimming, Yoga)
d) Discipline (Attendance, Sincerity, Behaviour, Values)All these evaluations in Co-Scholastic Area will be reflected as grades which is appended below:
Grades

Grades VI – VIII IX – X
A Outstanding Outstanding
B Very Good Very Good
C FairGood FairGood
D Fair Fair

4) CLASS XI

Academic progress of students is evaluated through Unit Tests, Half Yearly Examination and Final Examination.

Unit Tests(UT)

a) Three rounds of Unit Tests are conducted in a year i.e. one Unit Test before Half Yearly Examination and two Unit Tests (U.T.) before Final Examination.
b) Each Unit Test will be conducted for 40 marks ( in English, Accountancy, B.St, and Entre, Psycology.)The duration of Unit Test is 1hour.
c) No practical examination is conducted for Unit Test.
* Music Hind.(Vocal) Unit I Practical of 25 marks

M.M Unit Tests ( Theory only)

Subject XI XII
1 Physics 30 30
2 Chemistry 30 30
3 Biology 30 30
4 Physical Education 30 30
5 Information Practices 35 35
6 Music (Vocal) 15 15
7 Psychology 40 40
8 Entrepreneurship 40 40
9 Business Studies 40 40
10 Accountancy 40 40
11 Painting 30 30
12 Economics 45 45
13 English 40 40
14 Maths 45 45
15 Political Science 45 45

M.M Unit Tests ( Theory only)a) Assessment will be in the form of Half Yearly and Final examination.
b) The breakup of Marks for Half yearly and Final Examination:

Subject XI – Theory XI – Practical XII – Theory XII – Practial
1 Physics 70 30 70 30
2 Chemistry 70 30 70 30
3 Biology 70 30 70 30
4 Physical Education 70 30 70 30
5 Information Practices 70 30 70 30
6 Music (Vocal) 30 70 30 70
7 Psychology 70 30 70 30
8 Entrepreneurship 70 30 70 30
9 Business Studies 90 10 80 20
10 Accountancy 90 10 80 20
11 Painting 40 60 40 60
12 Economics 90 10 80 20
13 English 80 20 100
14 Maths 100 100
15 Political Science 70 30 70 30

c)The duration for theory examination is 3 hr.15min. which includes 15 min. reading time.
iv) THE STUDENT MUST PASS SEPARATELY IN THEORY AND PRACTICAL EXAM FOR PROMOTION TO CLASS XII.
v) Grades are allotted in all subjects including General Foundation, Work Experience and Physical Health Education in the report card based on a eight point scale which is appended below.4) CLASS

Marks Range Grade
91-100 % A1
80-89 % A2
70-79 % B1
60-69 % B2
50-59 % C1
40-49 % C2
33-39 % D
0-33 % E

The Final result will show the cumulative performance of the learner according to the following weightage.

Term 1

Unit Test Half Yearly Exam Total Weightage
25% 100 125 100%

Term 2

Unit Test Final Exam Total Weightage
25% 100 125 100%

 

Term 1 Term 2 Overall
50% 50% 100%

5) CLASS XII

(i) The new session for class XII starts in the second week of March.
(ii) In order to prepare the board bound class for AISSC Examination will be conducted as follows:

August Half yearly Examination
November Final Examination
Dec – January Pre-board 1
January – February Pre-board 2

(iii) Its mandatory for all students to appear in Pre Board Exam I.
PROMOTION POLICY (2012 onwards)

CLASSES VI – XI

1.The student must fulfill the minimum 75% attendance criteria to be able to sit for the Final Exam.
2. Minimum 33% marks are required for qualifying in all subjects.
3. It is essential to pass in theory and practical Examination separately in classes XI and XII in order to be declared pass in the concerned subject.
4. If a student is failing in one or two subjects, then the student must take an Improvement Exam in that subject to enable him / her to be promoted to the next class i.e student must get minimum 33% to qualify the subject.

IMPORTANT

i) A student having less than 75% attendance shall NOT be permitted to take for the Final Examination and hence is likely to repeat the class due to shortage of attendance.
ii) Cheating in tests / examination in considered as a grave offence. A student who is found using unfair means while writing examinations will be awarded ZERO in that subject. Repetition of the same offence will result in his / her rustication from the school.
iii) Evaluation in minor subjects (vi-x) such as Art, Music, Dance, Physical Education etc. will be conducted during the regular class periods.
iv) Students are intimated in advance about these tests / examination. Evaluation of minor subjects is reflected as grades in the Report Cards.
v) If a Report Card is misplaced it will be re-issued on payment of Rs 100.
vi) Eligibility for School Officials: 60% in aggregated and not failing /absent in any subject in Unit-Test/Examination with minimum 75% attendance.