The evaluation of the G.C.E. Advanced Level and Grade Five Scholarship answer scripts commenced today. The first stage of the marking of answer scripts of the Advanced Level Examination is scheduled to take place at 31 centres until the 11 of this month. The Examinations Department said that 6876 teachers are participating in the process under 382 Evaluation Boards.
Six schools will be kept closed throughout this period. 21 schools will be kept partially closed. The marking of answer scripts of the Grade Five Scholarship Examination will take place at 640 centres until the 03rd of next month. 35 schools will be totally closed during this period while the number of schools that will be kept partially closed is four. In the meantime, the second stage of the evaluation of the Advanced level answer scripts will be carried out from the 05th to the 18th of next month. The Examinations Department said that the third stage of the evaluation will be undertaken from the 19th of September to 09th October.