Assessments

A combination of formative and summative class assessments is used systemically to monitor student’s progress and guide instruction.

Early Learners to Kindergarten

  • Continuous assessments to be based solely on Teacher’s observation, class work, and assessment tasks as applicable.
  • Checkboxes to be ticked in the reports.
  • Reports to be sent out twice a year, i.e. mid-year and end of year.
  • No class positions to be given.

       Classes I-III

       The students in these classes are assessed, evaluated and promoted through Continuous Assessments which
will be held on monthly/ bi-monthly basis. These assessments are:

  • Formative, providing information for the teacher to plan the next steps in the child’s learning;
  • Diagnostic providing information about a child’s strengths and weaknesses;
  • Evaluative, allowing individual teachers evaluate how effective their teaching is;
  • Developing students into confident learners who understand their strengths and areas of development without fear.

 Three monthly assessments will be held in first term and three assessments will be held in second term. Reports to be sent out twice a year i.e. mid-year and end of year. 

Classes IV-XI

        These classes will have two assessments in the first term and two assessments in second term.
These assessments are:

  • Formative, providing information for the teacher to plan the next steps in the child’s learning;
  • Diagnostic providing information about a child’s strengths and weaknesses;
  • Evaluative, allowing individual teachers evaluate how effective their teaching is;

The score of Monthly Assessments will be included in the December and Final Examination Reports respectively.

Examinations

        Summative assessments are based on Mid-Year (December Exam) and End of Year  
Examinations (May-June) for classes IV onwards.

  • There will be no mid-year and end of year examination for classes I-III.
  • Students are informed in advance of the topics that are to be assessed in the mid-
    year and end of year examinations.
  • Classes IV and V will have Mid Year (December) and Final (May/June) Examination for
    English, Urdu, Maths, Science, Social Studies, Computer Science and Islamiat.
  • Each paper will be given a weightage of 50 marks.
  • Classes VI - VIII will have Mid Year (December)and  Final Examination (May/June)