The National Examinations for Grade 10 began today. Over 60 000 grade 10 students throughout the country started the Mathematics paper in the morning while Personal Development Examination was conducted in the afternoon.
The Education Department has reschedule the Grade 10 Examinations from two weeks to one week.
The Grade 12 Exams will be begin next week.
Meanwhile, the education department has warned students, parents and teachers not to engage in cheating in Examinations. Education Secretary Dr. Uke Kombra has called on students not to buy false question booklets and answer keys on the streets because they will fail the exams.
Photo Caption: Waigani Christ School students answering the mathematics paper.