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CAPE GRADING SYSTEM

The CAPE examinations uses seven overall grades: I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII in reporting candidate’s overall results along with the profile grades, A, B, C, D, E, F and G.

The grades awarded by CXC can be equated to Grade Points as follows:

Grade
Points
Description
VII
Represents an unsatisfactory standard of performance
VI
Represents a weak standard of performance
I
4
Represents an excellent performance
II
3.5
Represents a very good standard of performance
III
3
Represents a good standard of performance
IV
2.5
Represents a satisfactory standard of performance
V
2
Represents an acceptable standard of performance
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