The Management of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) following the release of this year results says candidates and the public can request the WASSCE school result via SMS by dialling *944# on a mobile phone.
In a release copied to EducationWeb.com.gh, WAEC said 1,339 subject results and 174 entire results have been cancelled for various exams malpractice such as bringing foreign material including mobile phones to the examination.
It also disclosed scripts of candidates from 194 schools in a certain subject have been withheld and are being scrutinized. The withheld results it said will be cancelled or released based on the outcome of the investigation.
The decision to withhold and cancel some or the entire subject results of candidates the Examinations Council Wednesday said follows approval by the Ghana Examination Committee (EC) on October 2021.
The Management of the West African Exams Council has urged candidates to check their 2021 WAEC results at the WAEC results checking portal https://eresults.waecgh.org/ or at https://ghana.waecdirect.org/ only.
How to request your 2021 WASSCE School results via SMS
1. Dial *944# on your mobile phone
2. Select option 2 (SMS results request)
3. Select your examination type (Eg WASSCE School)
4. Enter the year you sat for the examination (Eg 2021)
5. Enter your 2021 WASSCE Index number (Must be 10 digits)
6. Enter your Date of Birth (Must be in this format dd/mm/yy)
7. Follow the instructions. Please note a GH¢6.00 will be deducted from your wallet.
According to the Council, you can retrieve your SMS at recoversms.waecgh.org. Candidates who might face problems checking the results are to send an email to WaecghanaSupport@fleettechltd.com for immediate support.