CISCE declares result of ICSE Class X and ISC Class XII examinations
Results for the Class X (ICSE) and Class XII (ISC) examinations held under the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations or CISCE were released on May 7, 2019, according to PTI report. Two students scored a record-breaking 100% marks in the Class XII examination, noted the report. The results are available on the official website of the school education board cisce.org. The ICSE and ISC results are also available through an SMS service provided by the CISCE.
Mumbai’s Juhi Rupesh Kajaria and Manhar Bansal from Punjab’s Muktsar topped the Class X ISCE examination with 99.60%, news agency PTI reported. The second rank has been shared by 10 students with 99.40% marks and the third rank has been shared by 24 students with 99.20% marks. Kolkata’s Dewang Kumar Agarwal and Bengaluru’s Vibha Swaminathan topped the Class XII ISC examination with 100% marks. They are the first students to score 100% in ISC in the history of the school board, the report said. The second rank has been shared by 16 students with 99.75% and the third rank has been shared by 36 students with 99.50% marks. The examinations for ISC students began on February 4 and concluded on March 25 while the ICSE exam was conducted from February 22 to March 25 this year, noted the report. While 98.54% students have cleared the Class X examinations, 96.52 students passed the Class XII test. Girls have performed better than the boys in the results, Gerry Arathoon, Chief Executive of CISCE, said.
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