24 Nov '11, 8am

97 per cent of students passed the PSLE, with the top student scoring 283

SINGAPORE - The Primary School Leaving Examination (PSLE) results were released today, and 97 per cent of students who sat the exam passed and qualify to move on to secondary schools. The cohort's top student was Yazmin Ziqin Mohamed Yousoof from Rulang Primary School, with a score of 283. She is also the top Indian pupil. The top Chinese student is Hannah Tan Jia Hwee from Raffles Girls' Primary School, while the top Malay pupil is Natalia Nadila Muhamad from St Hilda's Primary School and the top Eurasian pupil is Bjorn Kaijun Betzler from Anglo-Chinese School. The Ministry of Education said that of the 45,261 who sat the PSLE this year, 62.9 per cent have made it to the Express course. Another 23.1 per cent will head for the Normal (Academic) stream while 11.4 per cent are moving on to the Normal (Technical) course. MOE said 1,555 pupils did not pass the PSLE and will go...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Singapore/EDC111124-0000160/97...

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