The KCPE Results 2017 will be released by the KNEC Board in December, 2017. Thereafter the students will report for Form one any day from 9th January, 2018.
Students and Parents can thereafter immediately start doing the form One Selection online.
How to check KCPE 2017 Results via SMS and Online
To check your KCPE results 2017 by SMS send an SMS with your Index Number to 22252 for Safaricom, Airtel and Orange networks.
School Headmasters can access to the KCPE registration and results portal from this link http://www.knec-portal.ac.ke/
KCPE 2017 Results Top Candidate
The Highest candidate in KCPE results 2016 scored 436 marks out of the possible 500 marks. Education CS Fred Matiang’i interestingly noted that this candidate couldn’t have ranked above to 90 candidates in 2015 KCPE Results.
The number of candidates scoring 400 marks in KCPE 2016 was 5190 down from 7560 in KCPE 2015. This is a 31% drop in students above 400 marks.
Special needs students were 1,950 and one of them scored 421 marks.
Cheating in KCPE 2016 Results
In KCPE 2016 results, there was no cheating or leakage, therefore no cancellation of results. But there was a total of 21 malpractices in wajir County where there were teachers caught with cellphones in the bush trying to send answers to candidates. However the possible answers were just ending up with the security officers because all cellphones were left safely with the security officers.
The TSC CEO Mrs. Macharia noted that the exercise was 99% successful because ICT because incorporated in the marking process and the excellent partnership of various education sectors and the government.
Ranking of Schools in KCPE 2016 Results, Top Schools, results per county
There will be no ranking of schools in 2016. A law for ranking was passed in October 2016 but there was legislation required to effect that which the Education Ministry has not yet legislated upon. From next year ranking will come back
All students scoring above 400 marks will join National schools of their choice
Head teachers will be supported, strengthened and rewarded well
This however appears to be the beginning of the last days of the KCPE Examinations following the overhaul of the Education System in Kenya from the moribund 8-4-4 to the new system and curriculum, 2-6-3-3-3.
KCPE Result Slip 2017 Download and Printing
After obtaining the KCPE result slip from their respective schools, the Kenya National Examination Council advises parents and pupils to check the KCPE Result slip for any anomaly such as incorrect candidate’s name, school name and code as well as wrong subject grade and report to KNEC within a month after the announcement.
KCPE results 2017 – KNEC official website www.knec-portal.ac.ke
The official website to check your KCPE Results 2017 is www.knec-portal.ac.ke. This is the KNEC online portal that will also be used by Headmasters and Principals to download and print the result Slips.
Watch below a video tutorial explaining how to check KCPE 2017 Results online
KCPE 2017 Results Remarking
The KNEC accepts the request for KCPE result remarking if the candidate feels that the results got did not reflect what was expected. The candidate should submit the request for remarking within 30 (Thirty) Days after the date the results were released. This remarking will attract a fee of Ksh. 1000.
Remarking of scripts may be undertaken by the Council at the written request of the headteachers who presented the candidate.
Requests for remarking from a private candidate shall be channeled through the Provincial Directors of Education or the District Education Officers of the Ministry of Education or the candidate presenting himself/herself physically at Mitihani House, KNEC Headquarters where one will need to fill a form.
The Council shall undertake to remark scripts only after satisfactory reasons are given by the requesting headteacher justifying the remarking of scripts for a candidate whose results have already been issued.
The Council may reject any request for remarking where in its opinion, a strong case for the same has not been established.