A total of 97.47 percent students passed the Junior School Certificate (JSC) examinations under Rajshahi Education Board this year which was 95.32 percent last year.
As many as 2, 18,084 students came out successful under the Rajshahi Education Board this year. Of the 2,23,754 students appearing in the examinations, 35,083 students including 18,718 girls secured GPA-5 this year under the board while 23,606 students including 12,122 girls obtained GPA-5 last year.
The board authority announced the results at a press conference at its conference hall here this noon with College Inspector Dr. Anwarul Haque Pramanik in the chair.
According to the result sheet, the rate of success of girls in all aspects that is pass-percentage and GPA-5 rate is higher than boys this year.
Controller of Examinations Prof Shamsul Kalam Azad told the press conference that 2,297.47 pc students pass JSC exams under Rajshahi board3,754 students including 1,14,767 girls appeared at the examination in 211 centers from 2,891 schools in eight districts under the board this year.