"e-Learning is Free Learning" | Government of Jamaica 


An important feature of the Project is the standard year-end examinations for grades 7-11 in all  high schools, to ensure a consistent level of assessment of students , and improved performance of schools island-wide.

A central body is engaged in creating and coordinating standardized exams for all high schools.


2016 Grade Nine (pre-CSEC) Diagnostic Tests

The Grade 9 Diagnostic Tests consist of two (2) parts:

1. An Internal Assessment Tasks

2. A Multiple Choice exam in four subjects – Mathematics, English Language, Science and Social Studies.

 The internal Assessment tasks are administered from February 1 to May 20, 2016  and the Grade Nine (pre-CSEC) Diagnostic Tests (Multiple Choice) is scheduled for May 25 & 26, 2016.

 –   Grade 9 Internal Assessments

          1. Mathematics Guidelines for Internal Assessment 

         2. English Guidelines for Internal Assessment

          3. Integrated Science Guidelines for Internal Assessment

          4. Social Studies Guidelines for Internal Assessment

May 25, 2016 – Mathematics, Social Studies

May 26, 2016 – English, Integrated Science

– 2016 Grade 7 Standardized Tests

There will be no Grade 7 Examination this year

– Scanner Testing required before 2016 assessment exam

    Testing the functionality of the scanners

Scanner Assesment With PDF (Zip file)

Scanner Assesment With TIF (Zip file)

– Answer Keys 2016

* Grade 9 Answer Keys (Zip File) (to be released May 30,2016.)

– Other Attachments

                     1. Exam Communication 2016

                  2. Grade 9 information Sheet

– Submission of Result

Completed class files with results are to be submitted to exams@e-ljam.net be