JAC Results 2019: The wait is finally over for the candidates who had appeared for the Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) class 8 examination. The Jharkhand Board has announced the JAC Class 8 results 2019 today. Now that the results are announced , the JAC Class 8 Results 2019 is available on the official website of the board i.e. jac.nic.in. This year, the declaration of the JAC Class 8 Result has sealed the fate of more than 5 lakh students who had appeared for the examination. Earlier there were speculations that the JAC 8th result will be released on April 11 but instead class 9th board exam results were released by JAC on that day. In the 9th board exams, 89.41 per cent students passed.
Introducing a grade-based marking system for the students, the board has awarded grades A+ (for 80% and above), A (for 60% to less than 80%), B (45% to less than 60%), C (33% to less than 45%) and D (Less than 33%).
While 13.91% (68,131) students scored A+ grade, 30.32% (1,48,517) students scored A on their performance across Jharkhand. Another 22.73% (1,11,338) candidates scored B grade while 17.62% (86,333) scored grade C and 15.42% (75,533) scored grade D or marginal score in the examination.
“We have introduced grade-based results for the first time in class 8. The students wrote a 100 marks MCQ based paper and the grades were awarded accordingly,” said JAC chairman, Arvind Prasad Singh. Hazaribag emerged as the best performing district with 91.41% pass percentage (students scoring above 33% marks) while capital Ranchi came in a close second with a pass percentage of 90.06%, followed by Godda with 90.58%.
Apart from the official website, the JAC Class 8 Result 2019 will be available at other websites- jacresults.com, jac.jharkhand.gov.in and jharresults.nic.in.
For the convenience of the students, we have mentioned the steps through which the candidates can download the result:
Step 1: Go to the official website- jac.nic.in
Step 2: Click on the link for "result"
Step 3: In the provided fields, enter your roll number/registration number and other details
Step 4: Your result will be displayed on the screen
Step 5: Download the result and take a printout of the same for future reference.
About Jharkhand Academic Council
An Act to establish the Jharkhand Academic Council was enacted by the Jharkhand State Legislature and assented to by the Governor of the State on 26.12.2003, which was known as Jharkhand Academic Council Act 02.7.2003. As per the official website, the Jharkhand Academic Council was established for holding and conducting examinations at the end of Intermediate, Education, Secondary Education, Sanskrit Education and Madrasa Education and for prescribing courses of studies for such examinations and for recommending for recognition of Intermediate Educational Institutions, High Schools, Sanskrit Schools and Madrasas to the State Government and for carrying out such other or duties assigned to the council by the state government from time to time.