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PROMOTION CRITERIA

Level/Stream Promotion criteria If promotion criteria is not met
Sec 1 Express/ Sec 2 Express Pass English and average score of all subjects Laterally transferred to Sec 2/Sec 3 Normal (Academic)
Sec 3 Express a. Pass English and 2 other subjects OR 

b.  Pass 5 other subjects if did not pass English

Retained at Sec 3 Express or laterally transferred to Sec 4 Normal (Academic)

 

Level/Stream Promotion criteria If promotion criteria is not met Lateral transfer to Express
Sec 1 Normal (Academic) a.      Pass EL and 2 other subjects OR

b.     Pass 4 other subjects if did not pass English

Retained at Sec 1 Normal (Academic) or laterally transferred to Sec 2 Normal (Technical) 70% or more for all of the following:

a.      Average score of all subjects

b.     English

c.      Maths

d.     Science

Sec 2 Normal (Academic) a.      Pass EL and 2 other subjects OR

b.     Pass 4 other subjects if did not pass English

Retained at Sec 2 Normal (Academic) 70% or more for all of the following:

a.      Average score of all subjects

b.     English

c.      Maths

d.     Science

Sec 3 Normal (Academic) a.      Pass EL and 2 other subjects OR

b.     Pass 4 other subjects if did not pass English

Retained at Sec 3 Normal (Academic) Not applicable

 

Level/Stream Promotion criteria If promotion criteria is not met Lateral transfer to Normal (Academic)
Sec 1 Normal (Technical) Pass 2 subjects, of which 1 subject must be English or Maths Retained at Sec 1 Normal (Technical) or advanced to Sec 2 Normal (Technical) To Sec 2 Normal (Academic):

70% or more for all of the following:

a.      Average score of all subjects

b.     English

c.      Maths

d.     Science

Sec 2/3 Normal (Technical) Pass 2 subjects, of which 1 subject must be English or Maths Retained at Sec 2/3 Normal (Technical) or advanced to Sec 3/4 Normal (Technical) To Sec 2/3 Normal (Academic):

70% or more for all of the following:

a.      Average score of all subjects

b.     English

c.      Maths

d.     Science