MoEYS: No Disruption During 2nd Day of Grade 12 Exams
(Phnom Penh): The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport (MoEYS) has announced the process of the second day of grade 12 examination in the morning of August 20, 2019. The overall situation of the second day was calm and orderly, both inside and outside the exam centres, even though there were rains in some provinces.
On the first day of the exams, only two candidates with an attempt to carry cheat sheets and smart phone with them to the rooms were caught and were declared failed automatically. 43 cases of health issues and 1,700 absentees were reported.
On the second day of the exams, 1,818 candidates were absent 696 of whom were female candidates. There were 63 cases of health issues, 3 of which were unable to continue their exams.
It is worth mentioning that 117,043 candidates sat for this year’s grade 12 examinations at 202 exam centers nationwide, according to the Ministry of Education’s statistics.