Class 9 students declared all pass

Chennai: The Tamilnadu School Education department today declared students of Class 9 all pass for this academic year.

Those studying in government, government-aided and matriculation schools under the State board syllabus will be benefitted.

It may be recalled that students of class 9, 10 and Plus One in Tamilnadu were declared all pass last year by the then Chief Minister K Palaniswami in view of the Coronavirus pandemic.

Taking into consideration the unusual situation being faced by teachers and students, the views of parents besides the opinion of experts, the students of standards: 9, 10 and 11, facing the annual/board exams in 2020-21 education year, are announced as passed without writing the examinations, Palaniswami noted then.