May 19 , Friday : The Tamil Nadu Class 10 SSLC board exam results 2017 have been declared by the Directorate of Government Examinations on Friday. Students can check results at tnresults.nic.in.
This time too girls maintain their legacy to outshine boys. As State saw pass percentage of 94.4 % out of which 96% girls passed over 92.5 pass percentage of boys.
According to The Hindu , Around 9.82 lakh students appeared this year for the state board examination out of which 4.91 lakh were girls , while 4.9 lakh were boys.
To put off tough completion among schools and students , the state board decided not to announce the ranks this year for class 12th as well as 10th.
Speaking to the Hindu, School Education Secretary T Udhayachandran said , “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.”