Shillong, Jul 13: Girls outshined the boys in the Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate (HSSLC) Arts stream which was declared by the Meghalaya Board of Secondary Education (MBOSE) on Monday.
Among the regular category of students, a total of 10178 (85.84 percent) girls passed, while 6472 (76.45 percent) boys cleared the examination.
In the non-regular category, 847 (41.02 percent) girls cleared the examination while 542 (28.85 percent) boys cleared the examination.
The pass percentage of the regular students is, 81.93 percent, while that of the non-regular students is, 35.22 percent
The total pass percentage is 74.34 percent.
St. Anthony’s Higher Secondary School, Shillong, bagged the top three postion. The school has four students in the top ten list.
Mahima Sinha, with 428 marks secured the first position, while the second position was bagged by Ritishari Chyne with 427 marks and Chubakatila Jamir claimed the third position with 426 marks.
The fourth position was jointly secured by Gideon Lyngdoh of Ram Krishna Mission, Higher Secondary School, Sohra and Paolenlal Kipgen of Seven Set Annexe, Secondary School, Shillong with 424 marks each.
St. Edmund’s School Higher Secondary School, Shillong bagged five positions in the top ten. The school bagged, the sixth, and joint eight, ninth and tenth positions.