Form one selection 2016- How to check via SMS, Online Confirmation, Selection Date, Reporting Date.
Form one selection KCPE 2016 launch has been pushed forward to December 13, 2016 to encompass selection in extra-county schools. The launch will be held at Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD), along Murang’a Road. The selection has been going on in Naivasha over the past week.
Summary- Form one selection KCPE 2016
The candidates who sat for the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) in 2016 were around 942,021 and will be competing for about 780,000 slots in secondary schools.
All the 5,143 candidates who scored 400 marks and above in this year’s exam will join national schools.
A total of 207,141 candidates scored between 301 – 400 while 501,552 scored 201 –300marks, 221,438 scored between 101 – 200 and 6,747 candidates scored 100 marks and below, which means that a total of 226,000 will be locked out of secondary schools and are expected to join youth polytechnics.
Selection Criteria- Form one selection KCPE 2016
Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has assured parents that candidates will be admitted into public secondary schools based on merit, quotas, equity, affirmative action and candidate choices.
Form one selection KCPE 2016- Reporting Date
Reporting date for Form One still remain 9th January 2017.
To check the secondary school one has been admitted to via SMS, send an SMS with yourIndex Number to 20042 from any network. Cost of SMS is Kenya Shillings 25!
Online Confirmation for Form One Selection- Form one selection KCPE 2016
To check the secondary school one has been admitted to online, visit the Website: http://www.education.go.ke/ and enter your Index number.