The preliminary results of the 2020 Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment (CPEA) Examinations are currently being reviewed by the Ministry of Education with assistance from the Caribbean Examinations Council.
This is according to a release from the Ministry of Education, which said the established policy guideline relating to these examinations provides an opportunity for students to query their grades.
“Investigations into reported discrepancies have revealed that the errors discovered relates to the internal component of the assessment that is locally generated.
The Caribbean Examination Council is in no way responsible for the identified discrepancies,” the release dated July 28 and signed by Permanent Secretary Myccle Burke said.
“The Ministry of Education will continue to work in the interest of all stakeholders and regrets any inconvenience caused as a consequence of our due diligence exercise,” the release said.