The Council for Indian School Certificate Examination
(CISCE) on Friday has announced the examination schedule for Class XII (ISC) and Class X (ICSE) exams to be held in 2015.
According to CISCE Date Sheet 2015 notification issued by CISCE "The ISC exams will begin with Physics paper 2 on February 9 and will continue up to April 1. The ICSE exams will begin with English on February 27 and end on March 30."
According to a data released by the website " A total of 98.28% students passed ICSE (Class X) exam while 95.27% students passed in ISC (Class XII) in 2014."
While talking to School principals they informed that they are relieved that the board has decided to again begin the exams with English for class X students. "Last year, the board had changed the timetable and started the exam with mathematics. For class X students, it becomes very difficult if the first paper is a tough one as it is their first board exam," said Seema Saini, principal of N L Dalmia School said talking to TOI
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Besides the exam's duration, students will get an additional 15 minutes to read the question paper. The timetable has been made available to all schools.