Union HRD Minister has advised all CBSE schools to extend this opportunity to the students. This is a one-time opportunity and only for the students who have failed in the class 9 and 11 exams. The circular reads that the facility ought to be extended to the students again – even if they have been given the option of a re-test prior to this circular dated May 13, 2020.
As per the CBSE Circular dated May 13, Schools can conduct online or offline tests or even innovative tests. The mode of testing the student would be with the school which can then decide on the basis for promotion of the student. Also, the schools are required to provide sufficient time to students before conducting these examinations.
Please note, this is applicable for all the subjects in which the student has failed. It could be one subject or all the subjects. The schools have been advised to give this opportunity to the student in all the subject/s he/she has failed in classes 9 and 11. For CBSE 10th 12th Board Results 2020, CBSE has started the evaluation and is expected to complete the same in 50 days. CBSE Class 9, 11 Exams 2020
Many schools were unable to conduct or complete the class 9 and 11 examinations for the students when the schools were closed on March 16. The board had later advised all schools to promote the students of classes 9 and 11 based on internal assessment or previous examinations and performance. The decision to promote or detain vested with the school.
In continuation to that letter, after numerous requests from students and parents, Union HRD Minister, Ramesh Pokhriyal has advised that all students this year may be extended the opportunity to take the re-test for classes 9 and 11.