In life, there are those who fail once and resign to fate. But, there are others who see failure as an opportunity to gather their acts together and improve. Education CS Amina Mohammed announced the names of the most improved candidates, comparing their KCPE and KCSE results.
Below, 20 of them;
Kamau Josphat Mwangi A- (278 KCPE marks)- Mioro Secondary School
Kyulu Richard B+ (257 KCPE Marks)- Tiva Secondary School
Maingi George Mburu B+ (279 KCPE Marks)- Njenga Karume Secondary
Wambui James Kamau B- (186 KCPE Marks)- Gilgil Mixed High School
Cheruiyot Gideon B (209 KCPE Marks)- Kapsoit Secondary School
Musyoka Erick Muthui B+ (269 KCPE Marks) -St.Peter's Nzambani Boys
Munene Roy B+ (267 KCPE Marks)- Chung'ari Mixed Day Secondary School
Teresia Kalekye Kioko B+ (254 KCPE Marks)- Kaani Lions Secondary
Osman Haret Gedi B+ (271 KCPE Marks)- County High School
Dancan Kibet A- (312 KCPE Marks)- Chebwagan Secondary
Muvevi Susan Nzisa A- (318 KCPE Marks)- Mbitini Girls' Secondary
Waweru Martin Ngigi A- (294 KCPE Marks)- St Joseph The Worker Secondary School Mangu
Nyakundi Joan Nyarangi B (249 KCPE Marks)- Nyameru Mixed Secondary
Suuda Mohamed Salat C+ (133 KCPE Marks)- Abakore Mixed Day Secondary School
Okello Bonface A- (298 KCPE Markss)- Oriwo Boys High School
Morris Njoka Njoki A- (294 KCPE Marks)- Rukenya Mixed Day Secondary School
Ochire Alphonce Rasto B+ (285 KCPE Marks)- Oriwo Boys High School
Kipngeno Wilborne A- (335 KCPE Marks)- Kericho High School
Mwaniki Paul Mwangi B+ (281 KCPE Marks)- Kiurani Secondary School
Brian Kipkemoi B+ (285 KCPE Marks)- Kamureito High School
Others are:2018 KCSE results at a glance:
A total of 315 candidates scored an A plain in the just released exam results, while 90,377 candidates scored C+ and above to meet the minimum University entry qualification.
18 counties had more females than male compared to 17 counties last year. These include Taita taveta, Kwale, Nyandarua, Kirinyaga, Kitui, Meru, Elgeyo Marakwet, Uasin Gishu, Murang’a, Kiambu, Machakos, Makueni, Tharaka Nithi, Nandi, Laikipia, Kakamega, Vihiga and Kisumu.
Female candidates performed better than their male counterparts in English, Kiswahili, CRE, Homescience and Metal Work.
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