School Based SA2 Board Exams in CBSE Schools
School Conducted SA2
The Central Board of Secondary Education has
introduced Examination Reforms and Continuous & Comprehensive
Evaluation(CCE) in its schools since last academic year 2009-10 and the
detailed scheme has already been intimated to all Heads of schools vide
CBSE’s previous circulars.
2. The scheme is in operation in all CBSE affiliated schools in Class IX
since last year. As per the scheme, four Formative Assessments and two
Summative Assessments would be held in an academic year. The first
Summative Assessment (SA-I) for this term for Classes IX and X has been
conducted in the second half of September, 2010.
the School Based Summative Assessment-II, the students will
be tested internally based on the following criteria:
a) Syllabus and Examination Question Paper Design in different subjects
for Classes IX and X Summative Assessment will be the same as
circulated by the Board earlier. The same is also available on CBSE
website www.cbse.nic.in under CCE corner.
b) As was done earlier, the Summative Assessment-II will be in the form
of a pen-paper test conducted by the schools themselves.
c) In order to ensure standards, the Question Paper Bank in different
subjects would be sent by the Board so as to reach schools well in
d) Evaluation of answer scripts will be done by the school teachers
themselves on the basis of the Marking Scheme provided by the Board.
The school may use the Sahodaya School Cluster for spot evaluation
so that teachers from other schools are also involved, if they so wish.
e) There will be random verification of the assessment procedures of
schools by the Board officials/nominees appointed by the Board.
Source: School Conducted SA2