New Delhi: Performance of Delhi government schools in the CBSE Class 10 examination, results of which were announced Monday, has improved by 2.68% points this year, an official said.
As per the data, the total pass percentage in schools run by the Delhi Government in the CBSE Class 10 examination stands at 71.58%, he said.
“The number of schools securing 100% pass percentage has risen to 60 this year. This was 48 last year. Average Quality Index this year is 259.60, which has increased from 246.71. The pass percentage in 20 RPVVs is 99.06 per cent and it’s Quality Index 386.65,” the official added.
This year, 1,66,167 students from schools run by the Directorate of Education had appeared in the board exam, 29,504 more than last year, the official said. The number of students who passed is 1,18,936, which is 24,776 more than the last year, he added.
“Besides, the numbers of students who are placed in the compartment – those who have failed in up to two subjects – are 44,516, which is 26.79% of the total. The percentage of students who have failed is 1.63%,” the official said.
Girl students have outperformed boys, with a pass percentage of 74.29%, up from 69.70% last year. The pass percentage among boys stood at 68.51%, up from 67.92% last year.