Bhubaneswar, May 21 (LocalWire): Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences has posted 95 percent result in the 10th Board Examination, results of which was declared today.
As many as 1676 students from the school wing of the Institute appeared for the examination, which is the highest number in the country from a single school.
Despite being a tribal institute, KISS has been achieving excellent results in the matriculation examinations since 2000. This year, over 300 students have secured 60% or more marks, with girls outshining boys, in general.
Sakila Majhi was the school topper securing 93 percent marks.
For 20 long years, KISS students have been achieving nearly 100% pass result in this examination. This is an extraordinary and historical achievement for tribal students, said parents of the successful students and leaders of tribal community.
As many as 164 students belonging to primitive tribes like Juang, Didai, Kharia, Lodha, Langia Saura and Bonda are among those who were successful in the examination.
It is a rare feat to educate and groom tribal students from remote areas of the state and enable them to excel in the 10th Board examination every year, opined intellectuals.
Expressing satisfaction over the result, Dr Achyuta Samanta, founder, KIIT & KISS said, ‘Continued success of KISS students has been possible only due to the blessings of God, continuous effort of teachers, staff and hard work of students of KISS.’