BY | May 23, 2008

Bijender Sharma writes: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared Class XII result. The boys outshined girls in this year’s result of Tibetan schools.

Tibetan schools achieved a pass percentage of 89.65 % against CBSE pass percentage of 80.91% in the examination held in March this year.

Out of 1140 Tibetan students who appeared in the All India Senior School Certificate Examination, 1022 students have successfully passed the exam.

Eight students have secured more than 90 marks in Tibetan language.

Among the 14 Tibetan schools, CST Paonta Sahib is the only school with 100% result, followed by TCV Gopalpur with 99.48%, TCV Bylakuppe (99.31%), CST Kalimpong (97.37%), THF Mussoorie (96.25%) and CST Mundgod (94.19%).

Yogesh Sharma of CST Herbertpur topped in Science stream with a score of 94.2%, whereas Ngawang Yangzom of THF Mussoorie has topped in Science among the Tibetan students with 81.2%. Thupten Rinzin of TCV Bylakuppe has topped in Commerce stream with 86.8%, and Sonam Dolkar of TCV Gopalpur in the Humanities stream with 86%.

The 102 students who have failed in one subject will have to reappear in the exams slated for July /August.

This year, out of the 516 boys who have appeared in the exam, 92.25% of them have passed as against 624 girls who have appeared with pass percentage of 87.5%.

As per news report, the performance of independent and private school candidates have shown a slight dip. Their result last year was 88.39% while this year it is 87.81%. Over 548,000 students appeared for Class XII board examination both in India and abroad.

RELATED

Chennai, Sep 24 (IANS) India's ambitious Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) was in a crucial phase Wednesday morning with the country's space scientists steering the space craft to the red planet's orbit. The engine burn has started, authorities confirmed in their update. Earlier,...

London, Sep 24 (IANS) Actress-model Kelly Brook, who is getting married to David McIntosh, is reportedly planning to shell out 300,000 pounds per week on a yacht for honeymoon in Greece. Brook is considering hiring a lavish vessel called The Titania, in Mykonos to have some...

Washington, Sep 24 (IANS/EFE) US President Barack Obama Tuesday announced measures to help other countries fight climate change, saying that it is necessary to adopt an ambitious worldwide accord in which all countries are involved. "We recognise our role in creating this...

Madrid, Sep 24 (IANS/EFE) The medical committee of world soccer's governing body, FIFA, decided Tuesday not to impose a ban on travelling to countries hit with the deadly Ebola outbreak. However, it recommended the postponement of non-urgent FIFA seminars in those West...

Paris, Sep 24 (IANS) French President Francois Hollande Tuesday expressed hope that Western leaders' negotiations with Iran over its nuclear plan will lead to a lasting compromise to lift sanctions against Tehran. At the United Nations annual gathering in New York, Hollande...