Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) has posted a hundred per cent result in the Class X Board Examination conducted by the Board of Secondary Education (BSE), Odisha, the result of which were declared on 18th May 2023. The overall pass percentage in the state stood at 96.40 per cent.
As many as 1880 students from KISS appeared for the exam this year, the highest for any school in the State, out of whom 45 per cent students secured first division and 50 per cent students secured second division marks. The overall pass percentage stood at 100 percent.
Makara Murmu from Mayurbhanj (Santal) topped the School with 92.17 per cent (553 marks), while Digij Tudu from Jharkhand (Santal) and Dinesh Hembram from Mayurbhanj (Santal) scored 90.33 percent (542) each. Similarly, Namita Oram from Sundargarh (Oraon) and Rasmita Swansi from Kendujhar (Santal) scored 90 percent marks (540) each.
KISS is a residential school offering free education and boarding facilities to tribal children. For over 21 years, the school has achieved almost 100 percent results in the Board Exams.
Congratulating the students and teachers, KIIT & KISS Founder Dr. Achyuta Samanta said the continued success of KISS students year after year has been possible only due to the sustained effort of teachers, staff, and the sincere dedication of students of KISS.