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School-Based Assessment 2022

As part of our school’s efforts to balance the assessment load to better support our students’ learning, the weightings for our School-Based Assessment (SBA) for Secondary 1 to 3 students in 2022 are as follows:

 Sec 1 to 3 WA 1 WA 2 WA 3 End-of-Year Examination
Period Term 1

Wk 7 to 8

Term 2

Wk 6 to 8

Term 3

Wk 6 to 8

Term 4

Wk 4 to 5

Weighting 20% 20% 20% 40%

 

The schedule for our School-Based Assessment (SBA) for Secondary 4 and 5 students in 2022 is as follows:

 Sec 4 & 5 WA 1 Mid Year Examination Preliminary Examination
Period Term 1

Wk 7 to 8

Term 2

Wk 6 to 8

Term 3

4N: Wk 6 to 8
4E5N: Wk 8 to 10

What are Weighted Assessments?

For our Sec 1 to 3 students, Weighted Assessments (WA) may take the form of short class tests, performance tasks, graded assignments, project work or oral presentations, varied and designed to support learning of students leveraging on formative assessment.

To better prepare our Sec 4 and 5 students for the rigour of the national exams at the end of the year, WA 1 will be closely aligned to the scope of assessment of the national exams.

We seek your support to reinforce positive learning dispositions and attitudes in your child/ward by encouraging him/her to participate actively in lessons and stay engaged on the learning tasks and homework provided daily. These will help develop study habits and strengthen positive learning dispositions in them.

Sec 1 to 3 End of Year Examinations Timetable and Scope

The Sec 1 to 3 End of Year examinations will take place from Week 4 to Week 5 of Term 5.
The timetable and the scope of assessment are available at

Students Absent from WA/Examinations

Students who miss the WA/Examinations due to medical reasons will need to produce a medical certificate covering the affected dates. Students who miss the WA/Examinations without a valid reason will be awarded an Absent (AB) grade.

Further Queries

Should you have any queries, please contact the following personnel at 62889227:

We thank you for partnering with us to support your child/ward in his/her learning.