St. Paul's School, Banswara
EXAMINATION & PROMOTION

All the assessments for classes I – IX will be internal, based on the latest CBSE circulars. Though Board exams will be compulsory for class- X, 20% of the total marks in each subject will be for the internal assessment.

The new scheme (CBSE circular no. Acad - 14/2017 dated 21-3-2017) will have two terms, ending with two major exams. The second terminal exam will cover important topics from the first term too. The details of the assessment are as follows :-

All Subjects

TERM-1(100 Marks)

(1st Half of the session)

20 marks periodic assessment(PA) + 80 marks

Half Yearly Exam

TERM –II (100 Marks)

(2nd Half of the Session)

20 marks Periodic Assessment(PA) + 80 marks Half Yearly Exam

Periodic Assessment:20 marks

1. Periodic Test: 10 Marks

2. Note book Submission: 5 marks at term end.

3. Subject enrichment: 5marks at term end

1. Periodic Test: 10 Marks

2. Note book Submission: 5 marks at term end.

3. Subject enrichment: 5marks at term end

Half Yearly: 80 Marks

Half Yearly exam

1. Written exam for 80 marks

Yearly Exam

1. Written exam for 80 marks with syllabus coverage as given below:

CLASS VI

10% of 1st Term covering significant topics + entire syllabus of 2nd term.

CLASS VII

20% of 1st term covering significant topics + entire syllabus of 2nd term

CLASS VIII

30% of 1st term covering important topics + entire syllabus of 2nd term with

Subject enrichment activities,which form an integral part of the new scheme, aim at enhancing the understanding and skills of the students. These will be carried out throughout the term and evaluated at the term end. Similar activities in languages will focus on developing the listening and speaking skills. The lab work, map work/project work etc. in other subjects will also form part of these activities. The grading scale for the above assessments will be as follows:-

I-VIII

MARKS RANGE

GRADE

91-100

A1

81-90

A2

71-80

B1

61-70

B2

51-60

C1

41-50

C2

33-40

D

32 & Below

E(Needs Improvement)

IX & X

MARKS RANGE

GRADE

91-100

A1

81-90

A2

71-80

B1

61-70

B2

51-60

C1

41-50

C2

33-40

D

32 & Below

E(failed)

Discipline, a core aspect of education, will also be assessed on the factors like attendance, sincerity, behaviour, values, tidiness, respectfulness for rules and regulations, attitude towards society, nation and others. Grading will be done term-wise on a 3-point grade scale as given below:-

A Outstanding
B Very Good
C Fair

CLASS XI

To pass the exam, a candidate must obtain not less than the 33% marks in each subject.

N.B: Promotional rules will change from time to time as per CBSE circulars and rules in force for that academic year.