Tamil Nadu Class 10th results 2017: The Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE), Tamil Nadu has declared the results for the class 10 Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) board exams on May 19, 2017. Candidates who have appeared for the exam can check their results from the official website – tnresults.nic.in. This year’s pass percentage stood at 94.4 per cent. As per Sun News, the girls outshone boys by scoring 96.2 per cent while boys were at 92.5 per cent.
Over 9 lakh students appeared for the Class 10th exam 2017,.
This year, the state government will not rank students at the state and district levels in Plus 2 and SSLC exams. The Hindu reported that the ranking system promoted unhealthy competition among schools, according to the state.
“Examinations and marks are incidental in the journey of education and are not the ultimate destination. While exams are a good method to assess the competitive spirit of students within the classroom, we saw that over the last few years, it is being misused and has led to a lot of concerns,” School Education Secretary T Udhayachandran was reported saying.
The students can check the results by following the steps written below:
Steps to check Tamil Nadu Class 10th results 2017:
Visit the official website mentioned above
On the homepage, click on Tn SSLC results
A new page will open
Enter your hall ticket number and click on submit
Your results will be displayed
Download and take a print out
Recently, the results for the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) Plus two exams were declared for which over 8 lakh candidates had appeared. This year’s overall pass percentage for the HSC exams stood at 92.1 per cent. Girl, who scored a pass percentage of 94.5 per cent, fared better than boys whose pass percentage was 89.3 per cent.