Grade 6 students registered for the 2020 Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment (CPEA) concluded their final examination on Friday June 26th, 2020.
Of the 1920 students registered, 1915 wrote the final examination: 959 males and 956 females.
Students’ final scores were derived from the aggregate scores of both components of the CPEA. That is, the External Assessment which consisted of Multiple Choice Tests in Mathematics, Science , Language Arts and Social Studies and from the School-Based Assessment which comprised a Project, a Writing Portfolio, a Book Report as well as Teacher Tests, Pupil Made Tests and Can-Do-Skills exercises in Mathematics, Science, Language Arts and Social Studies.
The preliminary results indicate that the proportion of students who met the prescribed standard was 1650 (86.16%) a slight decrease over last year’s 87.19%. This number includes 780 (81.33%) males and 870 (91.00%) females.
Three male candidates tied for the top position with an average of 97.8%
- KAI FRANCIS of the Kingstown Preparatory School.
- MATTHEW WILSON of the St. Mary’s Roman Catholic School
- AJANI NEVERSON of the Windsor Primary School