Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) announced the results for both Class 12 (ISC) and 10 (ICSE) examination on May 7,2016. Yet again, another year where the girls proved themselves as better than the boys. The highest percentage for class XII was 96.46, and the highest percentage recorded for class X was 98.5.
This year, the council used the Live Ink Character Recognition (LICR) technology for the first time and were able to declare the results two weeks earlier than previous years as the technology helped in the fast compilation of results.
The results are available on the official webiste. Candidates may check thier results from their.
Comparison to last year's performance:
If the pass percentage for ICSE is compared from that of previous years, it has increased marginally by 0.01 percent and for ISC by 0.18 percent. Moreover, it was found out that the southern region performed the best. Gerry Arathoon, CEO of the council, said that ICSE (Class 10) and ISC (Class 12) examination, 2016, showed a marginal increase in pass percentages over the previous year's results
Availability of mark sheets and certificates:
The mark sheets and pass certificates for Class 10 and 12 will reach the schools by May 14 and May 10, respectively.
Class 10 toppers:
The top position was bagged by Abineet Parichha from Odisha in Class 10 examination, who scored 99.2 percent. The second position has been shared by four students- Sudarshan R (Bangalore), Isha Sethi (Mumbai), Manan Manish Shah (Kandivali) and Jyotsana Srivastava (Lucknow) who scored 99 percent.
The third position has been shared by 10 students with a score of 98.8 percent.
Class 12 topppers:
In class 12, the top position has been bagged by Mumbai's Aadyaa Maddi with 99.75 percent, Mumbai's Mansi Puggal secured the second position with 99.50 percent while the third position was shared by Arkadeb Sengupta and Kavita Desai from Kolkata who have scored 99.25 percent.
A total of 1,68,591 students including over 75,000 girls appeared in the ICSE this year.