Kathmandu, December 26
The government has decided to adopt a new letter grading system for the evaluation of school schools from grade 1 itself beginning from the current school year.
An official in the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology says Education Minister Devendra Paudel has recently approved a guideline to implement the new system.
Hence, all the students from grades 1 to 12 will receive their final annual evaluations in the letter grading system from now onwards, according to the ministry’s spokesperson Deepak Sharma. Until now, the system was applied to grades 10-12 only.
The details of the grading are given below:
|8||Below 34||–||NG||Not graded|
As per the guideline, students have to get grade D in each subject to get promoted to the higher class.