(A+) for Yemeni Female Students [Archives:2000/32/Local News]

August 7 2000

Results of secondary school stage and its equivalent were officially announced in a press conference held by Vice Minister of Education, Eng. Abdul Malik Al-Mo’alimy in the Educational Research and Development Center last Wednesday. Out of 127,260 students attending the examinations, 105,871 (83.2%) passed with the rate of 83.6% in the scientific section, 81.9% in the literary and 96.5% in the commercial section. On the other hand, passing rates of students of the Scientific Institutes was 81% in both sections; scientific and literary.
For the second successive year, girls got ahead of boys, achieving the first 33 top positions among 63 students.