Earlier it was announced that exams for the 10th standard State board were scheduled to be held from March 27 to April 13. But they were postponed in the wake of Covid-19. The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Edappadi Palaniswami announced on March 21 that the exams will be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and that the new dates will be announced later. The minister said the state government was yet to take a decision on reopening schools post Covid-19 lockdown.
Now, officially the state board Class X exams would be conducted from June 1 to June 12, have been announced by Minister KA Sengottaiyan on Tuesday. A postponed Class XI exam (that was to be held on March 26) will be held on June 2 while the re-exam for absentees for class XII final exam will be held on June 4.
So, Here is the revised Timetable for Class X:-
Language – June 1
English – June 3
Maths – June 5
Optional Language – June 6
Science – June 8
Social Science – June 10
Vocational – June 12
Adding that the exams will be conducted with adequate physical distancing at the centers, Sengottaiyan also said that decision of transportation options for students to reach the exam centers will be taken by the Chief Minister in the third week of May.