The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class X results, declared on Wednesday, saw Goa record a pass percentage of 98.5%. Of the 1,049 students who appeared for the exam, 1,033 – 552 boys and 481 girls – cleared it.
Schools in the state were delighted as many saw high scores of over 90% by students. Navy Children’s School, Chicalim, saw all 93 of its students clear the exam, recording a 100% pass percentage. Priyanka Singh topped the school with 99%, one of the highest scores in the state. “Our children have done very well,” said principal Anupama Mehra.
From Kendriya Vidyalaya, Bambolim camp, 73 students cleared the exam, a pass percentage of 98.6%. Principal RA Patil said that Chinmay Ravindra Patwardhan topped the school, scoring 95.8%. Patil, who is also principal in charge of Kendriya Vidyalaya I, Vasco, said that the school saw 111, or 99.1% students, pass. The school topper was Ayshee Dhar, with 96.8%.
Principal of Kendriya Vidyalaya INS Mandovi, Verem, Ravi Pratap Singh, said all 67 students from the institute passed the Class X exam and 33 had a score of above 75%. Janhavi Vivek Walke topped the school scoring 98.2%, followed by Anvesh Sandeep Bandekar with 97.4% and Samruddhi Shailendra Prabhu with 95.6%.
The News 24 Goa