The West African Examination Council has released its grading system for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for both Private and School Candidates.
WAEC Grading System: This is the official explanation of the WAEC Grading System for WASSCE.
This article explains how the West African Examination council awards marks to candidates during WAEC examination.
This waec grading system applies to WAEC government exam and WAEC private Examination.
Here is the Waec Grading System
Under the new WAEC grading system.
A1 is Excellent
C4, C5 and C6 are interpreted as
D7 and D8 are interpreted as Pass
while F9 is Fail.
A1 and B2 in the WASSCE means Excellent
B3 is B (Very Good)
C4 is C (Good)
C5 and C6 are D (Credit)
D7 and E8 are E (Pass)
and F9 is F (Fail)
WAEC grading system and
Interpretation (by Percentage)
A1 Excellent 75% – 100%✔✔
B2 Very good 70% – 74%✔
B3 Good 65%- 69%✔
C4 Credit 60% – 64%✔
C5 Credit 55% – 59%✔
C6 Credit 50% – 54%✔
D7 Pass 45% – 49%✔
E8 Pass 40% – 45%
F9 Failure 0% – 39%
GRADE NUMERIC VALUE INTERPRETATION
B2. VERY GOOD