AGRAGAMI VIDYA KENDRA - SENIOR
SECONDARY GRADES XI-XII CBSE
Grades XI and XII are offered at the Agragami Vidya Kendra. If the student of Sri Rama Vidyalaya (CBSE) wishes to continue onto grades XI and XII with CBSE, she/he should transfer to Vidya Kendra at Yelahanka campus.
In class XI and XII we are following the scheme of study prescribed for the 10+2 pattern by the CBSE. The students are prepared for the AISSCE exams of the CBSE New Delhi. The emphasis is laid in the curriculum on the national identity and value education.
CBSE-i Senior Secondary in a nutshell
At the end of two years a learner will be able to:
- acquire knowledge, develop confidence and ability to assess his/her personal strengths and weaknesses and be realistic in making appropriate career choices for further education and employment;
- develop desirable attitudes and behavioural patterns in interacting with the environment in a manner that is conserving, preserving and nurturing;
- develop skills that will enable his/her to apply content learnt and attitudes and values developed to practical life situations in the world of work;
- develop an understanding of and acquire basic skills in business, everyday commercial transaction and entrepreneurship.
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ALL INDIA SENIOR SCHOOL CERTIFICATE EXAMINATIONS
1. Academic qualifications for undertaking examinations:
A candidate for All India Senior School Certificate Examinations should have obtained /passed the following at least two years earlier than the year in which he/she would take Senior School Certificate Examinations (Class XII) of the Board:
a) Obtained minimum Grade D in at least five subjects of external examination and a Qualifying Certificate of the Secondary School Examination (Class X) conducted by the Board;
b) Obtained minimum Grade D in the Scholastic areas as well as satisfactory Grades in Co-Scholastic areas under the Continued and Comprehensive Evaluation scheme in the Secondary School Examination conducted by the school affiliated to the Board up to senior level and Certificate of School based assessment duly signed by the Board;
c) Has passed equivalent examination conducted by any other recognized Board / University;
d) Has passed Class XII examination from an institution affiliated to this Board or an institution recognized by Board in India at least one year earlier than the year in which he/she would take Senior School Certificate Examination of the Board.
2. Cut off grade and CGPA for Admissions in Science stream:
Science with Mathematics
a) A minimum of C1 grade in Mathematics
b) A minimum of C1 grade in Science
c) Average grade point in Mathematics and Science taken together must be 6.5
d) A minimum of 6.0 in CGPA
3. Admission to Examinations:
3.1 Regular Candidates
All India Senior School Certificate Examination will be open to such regular candidates who have submitted their duly completed application for admission into the concerned examination, and / or his/her name in the manner prescribed by the Board.
Admission to Class XI in a school shall be open only to such a student who has:
a) Obtained minimum Grade D in at least five subjects of external examination as per the Scheme of studies and a Qualifying Certificate at the Secondary School (Class X) Examination conducted by this Board / Senior Secondary School affiliated to this Board;
b) Has passed an equivalent examination conducted by any other recognized Board of Secondary Education / Indian University and recognized by this Board as equivalent to its secondary school examination.
4. Admission to Class XII
As the syllabus prescribed at senior level is a two years integrated course, no admission shall be open in class XII directly, provided further that admission to class XII shall be open to such a student who:
a) Has completed a regular course of study for class XI and has passed class XI examination from an institution affiliated to this Board from one place to another;
b) Has completed a regular course of study of class XI and has passed class XI examination from an institution affiliated to this Board and migrating from one city /state to another only on the transfer of the parent(s) or shifting of their families from one place to another, after procuring by the student the Mark Sheet and the Transfer Certificate duly countersigned by the Board; and
c) Has completed a regular course of study for class XI and has passed class XI examination from an institution recognized by / affiliated to any recognized Board in India. Such student can be admitted to a school affiliated to this Board only on the transfer of the parent(s) or shifting of their families from one place to another, after procuring by the student the Mark Sheet and the Transfer Certificate duly countersigned by the Education Authorities of the Board concerned.
5. Rules for Change in Subject
a) Change of Subject(s) in Class XI may be allowed by the Head of the School but not later than 31st of October of that academic session;
b) No Candidates shall be permitted to change his/her subject of study after passing Class XI;
c) The candidate shall not offer a subject in class XII which he/she has not studied and passed in class XI.
6. Scheme of Examination Pass Criteria
6.1 General Conditions
a) The Scheme of Examinations and Pass Criteria for All India Senior School Certificate Examination conducted by the Board shall be as laid down from time to time;
b) Class XI examination shall be conducted by the schools themselves;
c) The Board will conduct the external examinations at the end of class XII;
d) Class XII examination will be based on the syllabi as prescribed by the Board for class XII from time to time;
e) Number of papers, duration of examination and mark for each subject/paper will be as specified in the curriculum for the year;
f) The examination will be conducted in theory as well as in practical, depending upon the nature of the subject(s), and the marks /grades allotted shall be as prescribed in the curriculum;
g) Marks / grades shall be awarded for individual subject and the aggregate marks shall not be given.
For awarding the grades for the Senior Secondary Examination, the Board shall rank all the students who passed and award grades as follows:
A-1 Top 1/8th of the passed candidates
A-2 Next 1/8th of the passed candidates
B-1 Next 1/8th of the passed candidates
B-2 Next 1/8th of the passed candidates
C-1 Next 1/8th of the passed candidates
C-2 Next 1/8th of the passed candidates
D-1 Next 1/8th of the passed candidates
D-2 Next 1/8th of the passed candidates
E Failed candidates
7. Merit Certificate
a) The Board will award Merit Certificates in each subject to the top 0.1% of candidates passing the subject, provided that they have passed the examinations as per the pass criteria of the Board of the Senior School Certificate Examination;
b) The number of merit certificates in a subject will be determined by rounding of the number of candidates passing the subject to the nearest multiple of a thousand. If the number of candidates is less than 500, no merit certificates will be issued;
c) In case of a tie, if one student gets a merit certificate, all candidates getting that score will get the merit certificate.
8. Scheme of Examinations
a) The Board shall conduct examinations in all subjects except General Studies, Work Experience, and Physical and Health Education, all of which will be assessed internally by the schools.
b) In all subjects examined by the Board, a student will be given 3 hours for each paper carrying 100 marks.
c) In work experience, General Studies and Physical and Health Education, the schools will maintain cumulative records of student's periodical records for the scrutiny of the Board as and when deemed fit.
9. Pass Criteria
1. A candidate will be eligible to get pass certificate of the Board, if he/she gets 33% or above in all of the 5 subjects and separately will pass in practicals. In case she/he gets 33% in one subject he.she will be eligible to appear for supplementary exam. If failed in 2 subjects, she/he will be declared as failed.
2. There shall be a minimum of three pre-examinations for class XII before the students appear for the actual Bard examination.
All Assessment with regards to the academic status of the students shall be done in numerical and overall assessment and will be given in point-grade scale.
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