A notification has been issued vide no. SOC(E&AD)9-54/2021 on 22nd June 2021 by the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Establishment and Admn: Department (Cabinet Wing). This notification of KPK Annual Examination Policy 2021 in the elective subjects in the backdrop of COVID-19 Pandemic.
KPK Policy on Conduct of Annual Examinations 2021
I am directed to refer to the subject noted above and to forward herewith the following decisions of the 54th meeting of the Provincial Cabinet held on 15-06-2021 under the chairmanship of Chief Minister, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for implementation.
NON – AGENDA ITEM NO 01
|Case No. 2021/54/||Policy on conduct of annual examinations 2021 in the elective subjects in the backdrops of COVID-19 Pandemic|
|Presented By:||Secretary E&SE Department, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa|
Secretary Elementary & Secondary Education Department briefed the Cabinet that a meeting under the Chairmanship of Minister for Elementary and Secondary Education was held on 7th June 2021 with all Chairmen Boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education Khyber Pakhtunkhwa wherein a draft policy as per guidelines of the Federal Government was finalized. Certain features of the draft policy were presented before the cabinet. The forum was apprised that examinations will be taken only in elective subjects with Mathematics and marls for compulsory subjects will be calculated from average marks in passed elective subjects plus Mathematics, Practical Examinations will not be conducted and marks will be awarded as per marks obtained in a written paper of the subject. The condition of passing 40% of subjects was also relaxed. Examinations for the next sessions will be in all subjects. Only vaccinated staff will perform duties at examination centers COVID-19 SOPs will strictly be followed at examination centers.
The cabinet approved the draft policy and authorized the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Boards Chairmen’s committee (KPBCC) to take decisions accordingly.
Elementary & Secondary Education Department
I am to request that an implementation report of the Cabinet decision as required under Rules 25 (2) of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government Rules of Business, 1985 may kindly be furnished on top priority basis to the Cabinet Section, Administration Department.