Z’DiJah Romney (left) and Rafiq Simmons both received the highest grades in the Havo 5 class.
From left: cousins Ruelle Merkman, Rafiq Simmons (both Havo 5) and Millen Bennett (Vmbo-K) all passed their exams.
ST. EUSTATIUS–Of 73 students in the examination classes at Gwendoline van Putten (GvP) secondary school 62 per cent passed their exams. Three per cent of students failed outright, whereas 35 per cent have to re-sit their exams, the school announced Wednesday.
In total 45 students passed their exams and two failed; 26 students have to re-sit their exams, the school said.
In the Havo 5 class, nine students sat for exams – seven passed their exams successfully, one student has to re-sit and one failed. Z’DiJah Romney and Rafiq Simmons received the highest grades in the Havo 5 class with equal scores.
Nine Vmbo-T students sat for their exams, six of whom were successful; three students have to re-do the exam. Vmbo-K saw 18 students sitting for their exams – 13 of them passed and five have to re-sit.
The largest among GvP exam classes was Vmbo-b with 37 students of these: 19 students successfully passed their exams, 17 students have to re-sit and one student failed.
Source: The Daily Herald https://www.thedailyherald.sx/islands/77602-over-sixty-per-cent-of-gvp-students-pass-their-exams