CBSE has introduced a new scheme to bring the uniformity in the system of assessment and examination for classes IX and X in all CBSE affiliated schools. To increase the confidence in the students to start preparing for class X Board examination when they join the Upper Primary stage in class VI, the CBSE has decided to implement the uniform system of assessment, examination pattern and issue of report cards for classes VI to VIII also in the similar pattern. The scheme for classes VI- VIII has been designed on Term Assessment basis with gradual increase in the learning assessment as the student move forward.
The assessment and examination for classes VI to VIII comprises of two terms . i.e Term 1 and Term 2. The evaluation pattern for class IX will be similar to that of class X with a single term.
The assessment structure comprises of two areas