CS Education Geroge Magoha has announced that students who sat the 2021 KCPE this year have been put in various secondary schools.
More than 30,000 students have been selected to join national schools later this month.
“38,797 KCPE candidates have been placed in national schools, 214,960 in the extra county, 258,456 in county schools, 726,311 in Sub-county schools and 2,045 in special needs schools,”Magoha said.
This year the council registered 1,225,507 candidates in 28,316 KCPE examination centres as compared to 1,191,752 candidates in 28,467 centres in 2020.This reflects an increase of 33,755 representing 2.75 per cent.
Magoha has requested parents to text their children’s index number to 22263 to find out which school they have been assigned to.
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