New Delhi | Jagran Education Desk: The Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) Board on Friday (July 10) declared the much-awaited results for class 10th and class 12th board examination. The results were declared at the official website of the ICSE -- cisce.org and results.cisce.org. The students, however, will also be able to check their results via SMS. Last month, the board had announced that it will be be declaring the class 10th and class 12th board exam results by mid-July.

This annnouncement was made after the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) informed the Supreme Court that they will be declaring the class 10th and class 12th results by July 15. 

The Supreme Court had last month approved the assessment scheme submitted by the CBSE to evaluate the marks of the students for the cancelled exams. However, Jaideep Gupta, counsel appearing for ICSE board told the Supreme Court that the board has gone through the assessment scheme of CBSE and said that their assessment scheme is more or less the same, but the averaging formula of ICSE board is different from that of CBSE, he told the top court. The ICSE board also said that they will be notifying their assessment formula to the students with a week.

Meanwhile, CICSE secretary Gerry Arathoon has said that the board will not to publish merit list for class 10, 12 exams this year in view of exceptional circumstances.

Candidates can also check the results on the website of Jagran Josh.

The ICSE board also told the Supreme Court that they will also give the option to both class 10th and class 12th students to appear for the exams later if it is conducted in future.

"We accept the notification issued by CBSE. Any other petition considering the subject of conducting exams for Class X and XII by CBSE scheduled for July 1 to July 15, 2020, stands disposed off by this order. ICSE in principle will issue similar notification," ICSE told the apex court.

Earlier, the ICSE board told the Supreme Court that the pending exams for class 10th and class 12th have been cancelled in view of the situation due to coronavirus pandemic in the country. However, during yesterday's hearing, the ICSE board had informed the top court they will not be giving any option to students to appear for the exams later. 

The students waiting for the results can also check their scorecard on the website of Jagran Josh.

The decision of ICSE board came after a separate plea was filed in the Supreme Court on Tuesday which has sought scrapping of the examinations conducted by the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (ICSE) amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Posted By: Talib Khan