JUST IN WITH PICTURES: GES New School Placement System for 2019

According to the Ghana Education Service, there will be two forms of placement when the 2019 School Placement Portal is activated this evening at 8 pm.

How will the 2019 school placement be done?

The 2019 school placement will allow allBECEcandidatesto beplaced in secondary schools across the country.


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The placementwill be donebased on the aggregate score of 6 subjects.These subjects includesfour elective subjects plus any best two. The core subjects are EnglishLanguage, Mathematics, Integrated Science and Social studies.

What are the two School Placement Systems?

Automatic School Placement System of GES

1. Automatic PlacementSystem (APS)

The first set of BECE graduates will be placed under the 2019 School placement Automatic Placement System (APS).

According to theGES. afterstudents havebeen ranked by theirBECEperformance, the AutomaticPlacementSystem (APS) takes charge and places students in the secondary school of their choice.

The placementsare basedon the Program chosen and the type ofaccommodationvacancies in the schools.

The performance ofthe candidate iscrucialin reaching the final decisionas to whethertheywill be placedor not.

Is the AutomaticPlacementSystem (APS) fair?

Is the Automatic Placement System (APS) fair?

According to the Ghana Education Service, the AutomaticPlacementSystem (APS) is very fair. The systemis designedto place importance on the merits of the candidates’ performance in the just-ended 2019BECE.The availability ofvacancies in the schools selected is also considered.

1. SELF PlacementSystem (APS)

Are all candidatesqualifiedforautomaticplacement?

The answer is No. However, this is due to the fact that some students will miss out on all five schools selected during the registration. The miss is also the result of theirperformance.

What can students who missed the AutomaticPlacementSystem (APS) do?

2019 SELF PLACEMENT

Students who missed the AutomaticPacementSystem (APS) must do the SELF PLACEMENT.

This is a manual process used to select a school, program and relatedaccommodation.

It is the second window of opportunity for students or candidates who failed to get placed in any of their five choices. It allows you to select another school among their options available.

Source: Newsghana24.com | Wisdom Eli Kojo Hammond

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