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CXC delays start of CSEC and CAPE written and practical examinations by three weeks

The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC), on Wednesday, April 27, 2022, held an emergency meeting to discuss several matters related to the Regional Examinations.

The examinations are expected to be delayed by three weeks with the new start date being May 23, 2022, and end on July 1, 2022. Results are expected to be released in late August 2022 or early September 2022.

The delay in the start of the written and practical examinations will not affect the oral examinations that have already begun, however, The Council also announced a two-week extension for the submission of School-Based Assessments (SBA).

It was noted that SBAs are still with Local Registrars and a student, therefore, would have the option to recall their SBAs and modify them as they see fit, as long as the final grading for that SBA is not uploaded.

CXC is expected to release the broad topics that will be covered in the paper two examinations within the next two weeks.

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