New Delhi: In what could be a major jolt for many, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has warned of strict action against the schools as well as students up to an extent of declaring the Class X and XII students ineligible for the Board Exams.
As per a notification issued by the Board, for Class-IX (Skill) and Class-XI (Academic & Skill), schools are advised to offer only those subjects which have been permitted to them by the Board.
In case, school sponsors students in subject(s) other than those permitted by the Board, CBSE shall take following action:
(i) Candidates will not be allowed to appear in the examination in those subject(s) in Class X/XII and would be treated as not eligible.
(ii) Disaffiliation proceedings shall be started against the school.
Board has prescribed scheme of studies which is available in the Curriculum on the link http://cbseacademic.nic.in/curriculum.html for Secondary and Senior Secondary classes.
Schools are required to offer the subjects in adherence with the Scheme of Studies only.
In accordance with the Scheme of studies, Board has prescribed list of valid/invalid combination of subjects. School should check the combination of subjects before filling in the subjects in the LOC as per Annexure 4/1(for Class IX/X) and 4/2(for Class XI/XII).