THE CITY generally known as a hub of upper schooling in Punjab fared badly within the senior secondary outcomes declared by the Punjab Faculty Training Board (PSEB) on Friday. Out of 341 college students on the advantage checklist, solely three are from the district. Of them, two are college students of Meritorious Colleges whereas one research at authorities mannequin senior secondary college.
Three college students Chanpreet Kaur, Navjot Kaur and Rajwinder Kaur are all joint toppers and secured 431 (95.78 per cent) marks every.
Nonetheless, the poor present once more raised questions concerning the authorities faculties of the district regardless of all of them having required power of lecturers and different infrastructure.
The district has a go proportion of 69.11 per cent whereas the general go proportion is 77.06 per cent. Round 8,500 college students took the board examination within the district this 12 months, and 5,922 handed the examination.
Final 12 months, the go proportion, 67.77 per cent, was lesser than this 12 months however eight college students managed to discover a place on the advantage checklist. In 2014 solely three college students have been on the advantage checklist whereas solely two college students have been on the advantage checklist in 2013. The go proportion in 2014 was higher to this point within the final three years. In 2014 the district had a go proportion of 78.09 per cent.
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The Mohali district is forward of Tarn Taran district which has one scholar on the advantage checklist, Pathankot which has two college students on the checklist and Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar (Nawa Shahar) which has just one scholar on the advantage checklist this 12 months.
PSEB chairperson Tejinder Kaur Dhaliwal mentioned that it was unusual that the district which had satisfactory variety of lecturers in all the federal government faculties and good infrastructure was doing badly within the outcomes yearly. She added that though PSEB couldn’t take any motion towards the lecturers, the schooling division ought to definitely look into the matter.