The Punjab government has decided to abolish the fail-pass system from class 1 to class 7, while new academic year will start on March 1. According to the details, students will be promoted every year, and no students will be failed till class 7. Also class 8 board exams will not be conducted from next year.
As per the decision, the District Education Authorities have also changed the schedule for announcing the Annual Examinations and Results of the public schools. According to the new schedule, the annual exams from 1st class to seventh grade will start from February 17, which will continue till February 28, the results will be announced on February 29.
New classes will start on March 1, instead of April 1, a month before the academic year.