Examination Rules

The Convent of Jesus and Mary is a school recognised by the Delhi Administration, and it is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education.

The School has provisions for the 10+2 scheme of education with approved facilities for the academic stream in classes from K.G. to Class XII.

This academic year will run from April 2017 to March 2018. The academic year will be divided into two terms.

  1. No examination will be held for classes K.G. to III
  2. The pupil's daily progress in oral and written work will be assessed and recorded.

Assessment structure for the Academic Year 2017-18 for Classes IV - X

1. Scholastic Area

Total 100 Marks
    Subjects 80 Marks
Student has to secure 33% out of 80 marks in each subject.
20 Marks
(Internal Assessment)
Student has to secure 33% marks out of overall 20 marks earmarked in each subject.
Periodic Test
(10 Marks)
Notebook Submission
(5 Marks)
Subject Enrichment Activity (5 Marks)
(I) (II) (III)
Language I  Board will conduct Class - X Examination for 80 marks in each subject covering 100% syllabus of the subject of Class - only. The same will be followed for Classes IV - IX. Periodic written test, restricted to three in each subject in an academic year. This will cover:
2.Assignment completion
3.Neatness & upkeep of notebooks
Speaking and listening skills
Language II Speaking and listening skills
Science Practical Lab work
Mathematics Maths Lab Practical
Sci. Science Map Work and Project Work

Please note for class VI-VIII there is Language III (Sanskrit/Spanish/German)

2. Co-Scholastic Activities

Co-curricular activities promote holistic development of the student. These activities will be graded on a 5-point grading scale(A to E).

These include Work Education, Art Education and Health and Physical Education

3.Discipline(Attendance, Sincerity, Behavior, Value)

Discipline, sincerity, good behavior and values develop strength and foster unity and co-operation. Students will be graded on a five point scale(A to E)

For Class XI

1. Assessment for class XI will be based on the students continuous academic performance during the year.

The weightage allocated to formative assessment and examination is given below

UT      20%

Term I      20%

Term II      60%

2. No test or exam will be conducted for absentees. If a student is absent for a test or exam, she will be marked zero init. All tests are as important Terminal Examination.

3. Grades will be given in the following areas of learning:

  • Work Experience
  • Physical Education
  • Value Education/Catechism

A student must pass in the above areas of learning in order to be declared passed or promoted.

For Class XII

The Pre-board Examination is compulsory for class XII and will be conducted on the board pattern. Every student must do these and get a pass percentage in all five subjects if she has to be declared fit for the Board Examination.

General Rules for Examination
  1. Students found using unfair means during test or an examination will be marked zero in that subject. They will also not be eligible for any academic award or the student council. Serious action will be taken against a repetitive defaulter.
  2. A medical certificate stating a severe illness of a student may be accepted and the student exempted from the final examination.
  3. 3. Parents are strongly advised not to send their children to school for examination is they are ill. However, a serious view will be taken of those students who regularly absent themselves from tests and exams.