Go.80, Go.81 has been issued regarding the summative examination in CCE pattern. As per Go.80 Dt:25/10/2017 there will be 2 Summative Assessments in a year. (SA 1 in the 1st week/ 2nd week of November and SA 2 in the month of March/April). There are no three summative examinations in a year from the academic year 2017-18. As per the Go.81 Dt:26/10/2017 carry forwarding of 5% marks of VIII and IX Class marks to X Class internal has been cancelled.
GO 80 Dt:25/10/2017 Only Two Summative Exams In a Year
Three of the key recommendations of the Workshop were to conduct only 2 Summative Assessments instead of three , removing weightage for internal marks of classes VIII and IX in class X; and external evaluation of Summative Assessments. To implement these three recommendations of the Workshop, the Commissioner of School Education, A.P. Amaravati has proposed certain amendments/additions to the related G.Os issued during the 2013, 2015 and 2016 and requested to bring out these amendments into effect from the current academic year i.e. 2017-18.
There will be 2 Summative Assessments in a year. (SA 1 in the 1st week/ 2nd week of November and SA 2 in the month of March/April).
SA 2 of class X will be the Pre-Final and will be conducted in the month of March. For class X, the Public Examination will be conducted by Board of Secondary Education.
From 2017-18 onwards, SA 1 of classes VIII and IX shall be conducted as an objective type assessment with OMR enabled Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) covering respective academic standards. This shall be extended to Classes VI and VII also form academic year 2018-19.
Go 81 Dt.26/10/2017 Cancellation of Carry forward 5% of marks of Classes VIII & IX to Class X Internal Assessment marks
Government have issued orders to implement carry forward of weightage of 5% marks of Class VIII and 5% marks of Class IX to Class X Internal Assessment marks from the academic year 2017-18 and subsequently, issued orders for implementation of it from the academic year 2018-19 vide G.O.Ms. No.32 School Edn (Prog.II) Dept., dated:24.05.2016
After careful examination and as per the recommendations the AP Govt have decided removing 5% weightage for internal marks of classes VIII and IX in class X; and external evaluation of Summative Assessments