Chandigarh:The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued a circular to all the schools affiliated to Conduct of Summative Assessment-II (SA) (School Based) for Classes IX and X (2017-2018). The School Based Assessment has been operational in all CBSE affiliated schools for Classes IX and X. As per the scheme, four Formative Assessments and two Summative Assessments are conducted in an academic year.
The Summative Assessment II for Classes IX and X will be in the form of a pen-paper test conducted by the schools themselves. The syllabus and the design of the examination question paper for different subjects of Classes IX and X Summative Assessment II will be the same as available on the CBSE-Academic website.
The Board will support schools to generate online question papers in the following major subjects including, English Communicative, English Language and Literature, Hindi Course A, Hindi Course B, Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Communicative Sanskrit. The principals of newly affiliated schools are requested to register themselves in the system. The Principals who have already registered themselves previously need not register again.
The previously allotted login ID and password will work. Each school will be provided with two sets of unique question papers generated through online ITMS system. The school may either pick up one question paper out of two for each subject downloaded by the school from ITMS or mix or match the two question papers downloaded by the school from ITMS or prepare their own question papers as per design available on CBSE Academic website.