Breaking: The results of the WASSCE for School Candidates, 2017 has been released.
1,567,016 candidates registered for the examination, out of which 1,559,162 candidates sat for the examination; of a total number of candidates that sat for the exam, 829,853 were male
& 729,309 were female, male 53.22% and
female 46.27% respectively. Out of the total number of candidates that sat the exam, 1,471,151, percentage of 94.36% have their results fully processed and released.
95,734 candidates, percentage of 5.64% have a few of their subjects still being processed due to errors traceable to the candidates. Such errors are being corrected and the results will be fully processed and released subsequently.
•1,490,356 candidates, representing 95.59% obtained credits and above in two (2) subjects.
•1,436,024 candidates, representing 92.44% obtained credits and above in three (3) subjects..1,357,193 candidates, representing 87.05% obtained credits and above in four (4) subjects.
•1,243,772 candidates, representing 79.77% obtained credits and above in five (5) subjects.•1,084,214 candidates, representing 69.54% obtained credits and above in six (6) subjects.923,486 candidates, rep. 59.22%, obtained minimum of credits in 5 subjects & above, including English Language & Mathematics.
The percentage of candidates in this category in the WASSCE for School Candidates in 2015 & 2016 was 38.68% & 52.97%, respectively.
214,952 candidates’ results, in percentage of 13.79% are being withheld in connection with various reported cases of exam malpractice.
The cases are being investigated and reports of the investigations will be presented to the NEC in due course for consideration.
The Committee’s decisions will be communicated to the affected candidates through their schools.
Candidates who sat for the exam will be able to check their results via waecdirect.org within the next few hours.
The Result checker PIN and Serial Number are contained on the CIVAMPENS Card issued to all candidates.