The KCSE 2020 examination results have been released. the results were released by the cabinet secretary for education Professor George Magoha. In the results, 893 students managed to get A Plain, while 143,140 got above C+.
The top candidate in the exams was Simiyu Robinson Wanjala from Murang’a High School who scored a mean grade of A Plain with 87.33 points. He was closely followed by Wasonga Allan Odoma and Agoro Sare Sharon Terer. In the examinations, nineteen subjects recorded the most improved results in the KCSE 2020.
The current KCSE exams were administered from March 26, 2021 to April 21 2021. Marking started immediately after the exam was concluded on April 16.
It involved at least 27,284 examiners and was conducted in about 33 national schools distributed in the eight regions, formerly provinces. KNEC data show that 752,933 candidates were registered to sit this year’s KCSE exam in 10,437 centres. A total of 667,222 candidates sat for the exams in the previous 2019 exams.
Although this year’s examinations reported cases of malpractice and examination leakage, no results among the 287 cases were canceled, with the minister saying the ministry of education would prevail upon the president to have the results canceled in a bid to curb cheating.