Private schools perform better than their govt counterparts in Delhi
delhi Updated: May 29, 2016 09:50 IST
NEW DELHI: Private schools in the Delhi region outperformed government-run and aided schools in the CBSE Class 10 results this year.
The government-run schools had performed better in the Class 12 CBSE results.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class X results were declared on Saturday in which private schools recorded a pass percentage of 95.43. Government and government-aided schools recorded a pass percentage at 89.13 and 83.56, respectively, in the Delhi region.
Data released by the CBSE says Kendriya Vidyalayas and Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalas in the Delhi region have performed the best this year’s examinations.
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNVs) have a pass percentage of 100, followed by KVs which had a pass percentage of 99.52.
As many as 2,850,30 students appeared for the exam in Delhi region of which 2,615,34 pass, taking the overall pass percentage to 91.76 this year. Girls outperformed boys with a pass percentage of 92.57. Boys had a pass percentage of 91.
Springdales School, Pusa Road, recorded a 100% pass percentage with 47 students scoring 10 CGPA out of the total 203 who appeared for the exams. At DPS, Vasant Kunj, out of total 279 students, 73 scored 10 CGPA while at Mount Abu Public School, Rohini Sector-5, 40 students scored 10 CGPA.