Ghana’s Education Service (GES) following the conduct of the forthcoming international examination has cautioned this year’s WASSCE candidates to comport themselves and abide by the rules governing the conduct of the exams.
Wishing the over 446,000 candidates who will from Wednesday, September 1, 2021, sit for the final examination good luck, the Education Service said it trust they have prepared fully for the assessment and won’t engage in malpractices.
“As you begin your final examinations today, we trust you have been prepared fully for the assessment and that there is no need to jittery,” the Management of the Service stated in a post sighted by EducationWeb.com.gh on Monday.
GES also in a word of advice entreated the candidates to comport themselves and abide by the rules and regulations governing the conduct of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) as outlined by WAEC.
According to the Service, a total of 446,321 prospective final year students from the Senior High Schools (SHSs) across the country registered to partake in the 2021 edition of the international examination to be administered by WAEC.
The practicals aspect of the WASSCE for School commenced on Monday, August 16, 2021, but the West African Examinations Council will officially conduct the examination for all candidates on Wednesday, September 1, 2021.
The Minister for Education, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum and his Deputy, John Ntim Fordjour in a separate goodwill message to the second batch of the Free SHS students have encouraged them to study hard and excel in the examination.