Grade 6 students registered for the 2022 Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment (CPEA) concluded their final examination on Friday, May 13th, 2022.
Of the 1714 students registered, 1705 wrote the final examination.
Students’ final scores were derived from the aggregate scores of both components of the CPEA.
That is, the External Assessment, which consisted of Multiple-Choice Tests in Mathematics, Science, Language Arts and Social Studies and from the School-Based Assessment, which comprised a Project, a Writing Portfolio, a Book Report as well as Teacher Tests, Pupil Made Tests and Can-Do-Skills exercises in Mathematics, Science, Language Arts and Social Studies.
The preliminary results indicate that the proportion of students who met the prescribed standard was 1430 (83.87%), a slight decrease over last year’s 84.96%.
This number includes 671 (78.11%) males and 759 (89.72%) females.
The following schools took the first 10 places:
The highest average score recorded for 2022 CPEA is 98.20%, obtained by Kuba Ashley Francis of the Sugar Mill Academy, who emerged as the top student.
The Ministry of Education congratulates all students and extends gratitude to the Headteachers, teachers and staff at all schools and other stakeholders for their support of the students.