Examination-promotion | Patna St.Michael's School

Examination & Promotion

The school follows the Formative & Summative Assessment as prescribed by the C.B.S.E. for the classes VI to X & Evaluation Based Examinations for Classes I to V. For any valid reason, if a student is absent from any examination and application for the same must be submitted to the principal and be sanctioned in advance. Promotion will be based on the average performance of the students during the whole year. The year's record of work consists of the day to day written work, oral work, projects and activities. Request for Double promotion is never considered. A student appearing at the Annual Examination must have 80% regular attendance in class, failing which the student will not be allowed to appear at the Annual Examination as per C.B.S.E. norms.

Assessment will be both Formative and Summative assessment. The weightage is given below

Term Type of Assessment Weightage %age in Academic Session Term Wise Weightage Total

First Term (April-Sept)
Formative Assessment – 1 10%
Formative Assessment 1+2=20%



Total= 100%
10% Formative Assessment – 2
Summative Assessment -1 30% Summative Assessment – 1=30%

Second Term (Oct-March)
Formative Assessment – 3 10%
Formative Assessment 3+4=20%
10% Formative Assessment – 4
Summative Assessment -2 30% Summative Assessment – 2=30%

Formative Assessment will be on the basis of Weekly Tests, Assignments, C.W., H.W., Practicals, Projects, Oral Testing, Quiz, Experiments and other activities in class.
Summative assessment will be carried out at the end of each term. This will be a term end exam i.e. first and second term exam.
Operational Modalities
The students performance shall be assessed using conventional method of numerical marking in English, Hindi, Maths, Science, Social Science, Computer and Third Language.
Each assessment will be indicated in grades.

The grading scale will be on a nine point scale as per table below

Marks Range:- 91-100 81-90 71-80 61-70 51-60 41-50 33-40 21-33 0-20
Grade:- A1 A2 B1 B2 C1 C2 D E1 E1

Minimum qualifying grade in all subjects under Scholastic Domain is D.

Garde:- A B C D E
Grade Points:- 4.1 - 5.0 3.1 - 4.0 2.1 - 3.0 1.1 - 2.0 0 - 1.0

Co-Scholastic attainments will be done on 5 point Scale. It will be done once in a session.

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