The results for all regions were declared on May 30 and for Chennai region was made on May 26 last year.


The CBSE also provides results on mobile phones. Last year, the numbers were 24300699 (for Delhi) or 01124300699 (rest parts of the country). The numbers may remain the same this year.

The results can also be accessed through Interactive Voice Response System (IVRS). The charge for IVRS per roll no. will be Rs 0.30 per minute. Results can also be accessed through SMS service. The SMS charge for each roll no. will be Rs1.00.
1,32,8970 students have registered this year for the Secondary School Examination (Class X), a marginal rise of 5.54 percent over 2013. The board conducted the examinations all over the country between March 1 and March 19 this year.


•    In 2013, there was a pass percentage of 98.76, which was a marginal increase over 2012.
•    Girls had outshone boys in the Class X results. The pass percentage of girls stood at 98.94 percent as compared to 98.64 percent of boys.
•    The pass percentage in Chennai region was 99.80, which was the highest in the country.
•    1,25,9202 candidates had registered for Class X examination in 2013, which was an increase of about 6.67 percent over 2012.

CBSE’s marking scheme has witnessed a change in the last five years. It has introduced grading system instead of the traditional marking system in order to check suicidal deaths and depression among students. Under the new Continuous Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) system, students will be assigned grades instead of marks. The Board claims that the CCE helps in reducing stress of students by - identifying learning progress of students at regular time intervals on small portions of content.

The students are eagerly waiting for the declaration of the results. The board has carried several initiatives to counsel the students.

It is running several stress buster programmes on its website too. For those who have failed to secure passing marks or want to improve their grades need not worry. The can reappear for compartment or improvement examination. From this year, the number of attempts for Improvement of Performance for Class X is one. The number of chances for Compartment for Class XII is three.

According to the CBSE, the candidates can appear for the Improvement of Performance attempt in July as per the option exercised for the main examination held in March the same year.

However, for candidates who have appeared for the 2012 examination or before and placed in the category COMPARTMENT/ELIGIBLE FOR IMPROVEMENT OF PERFORMANCE shall get upto five chances.

This year, the board has also introduced facilities to schools to generate online Roll Number wise List of Candidates appearing in Class X and XII examination 2014.

Jagran Post wishes the students "All the Best".