Kerala Board will conduct the SSLC (Class 10) and Higher Secondary (Class 12) exams from March 10 onwards. The examination will end on March 26. The vocational higher secondary examinations will conclude on March 27, reveals a recent announcement by the Kerala Board.
The model examinations will be held from February 12 to 18 and the practical examinations will be held between February 5 and March 5. As per the schedule, the first examination will be of language and last of chemistry. Here is the complete Kerala SSLC date sheet for the year 2019-2020
Kerala Board SSLC Timetable
|March 10||First Language|
|March 11||Second Language|
|March 16||Social Science|
In 2018, 4,34,729 students appeared for the examination in the regular section. 4,26,513 passed for higher education. Over 4 lakh students are expected to give the class 10 equivalent examination of the Kerala Board. Last year, 98.11% of students passed the examination successfully. This was a hike from 2018 when a total of 4,31,762 students passed the Kerala SSLC exam taking the pass percentage at 97.84.
To pass the exam, a student is required to get a minimum of 35% marks in each subject out of 100 marks. For the Science subject consisting of practical and theory examination, minimum marks to pass is 15 marks out of 25 in practical and 20 out of 75 in theory.
A total of 37,334 students got A+ in the SSLC Result 2019. In 2018, Pathanamthitta district had the highest pass percentage as 99.33% students who appeared for Kerala SSLC examination from the region cleared it. Wayanad district had the lowest pass percentage of 93.22% in 2018 examinations.