Rajasthan To Promote Classes 6, 7 Students Without Exams
Students of Classes 6 and 7 across Rajasthan will be promoted to the next class without any examinations, announced Minister for School Education Govind Singh Dotasra.
In view of the ongoing situation due to COVID-19, students of Classes 6 and 7 across Rajasthan will be promoted to the next class without any examinations, announced Minister for School Education Govind Singh Dotasra. “Taking a major decision in the interest of the students, the Education Department has decided to promote the students of Class 6 and 7,” Mr Dotasra tweeted.
The students Class 6 and 7 will be promoted on April 14 on the basis of the assessment done under its Social Media Interface for Learning Engagement (SMILE) programme.
“Students registered in Class 6 and 7 in the session 2020-21 will be promoted for the next class on the date: 15.04.2021 as per the assessment made under Smile, Smile-2 and Aao Ghar programme. No examination will be conducted for this,” reads the official statement.
Earlier, RBSE has changed the exam timing for students appearing in the Class 8 final examination. RBSE will now conduct the Class 8 examinations from May 6 to 25 in the morning shift. Earlier, the examination was to be held in the afternoon shift from 2 pm to 4:30 pm.
The state had previously announced the promotion of students of Classes 1 to 5 in state-run schools without exams and on the basis of internal assessments.