The board has also released the list of toppers. The toppers in matric exam this year are:
1. Prem Kumar, Govind High School - 465 (93%)
2. Bhavya Kumari, Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya - 464 (92.8%)
3. Harshita Kumari, Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya - 462 (92.4%)
4. Anil Kumar Rai, Karkun Lal High School Altahaat - 460 (92%)
5. Shubham Kumar Pandey, SJR High School, Bishunpur - 460 (92%)
6. Shivam Kumar, Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya - 460 (92%)
8. Manav Gopal, Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya - 458 (91.6%)
9. Satyajit Kumar, RPS High School, Pokhariya - 458 (91.6%)
10. Pragya Anand, Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya - 458 (91.6%)
This year again students from the Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya, Jamui have made their way to the top spots. 6 out of 10 toppers are from the residential school which was established in 2010. The school follows the Gurukul system of education.
The state government has decided to bestow cash prize to the toppers this year. As per the announcement by the state government, the board topper will get a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh, a laptop, and a kindle e-book reader. The second topper will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 50,000 and third topper will be given a cash prize of Rs. 15000. Both second and third topper will also get a laptop and a kindle e-book reader.
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