BECE placement cut-off grade


The Computerized School Selection and Placement System (CSSPS) is an online portal designed for BECE graduates to access Senior High School (SHS) placement after their BECE results have been released by WAEC. Candidates who have successfully passed the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) are qualified to check SHS placement via with your JHS Index Number and Purchased CSSPS eVoucher PIN.

CSSPS Online Results and Placement

Here is all you need to know about the Computerized School Selection and Placement System (CSSPS) in Ghana.

  • The SHS school placement is based on merits from the BECE aggregate and the best choices made after following the CSSPS guidelines.
  • The CSSPS is done based on six subjects namely; English Language, Mathematics, Integrated Science, Social Studies, and two additional best-performed subjects of a candidate.
  • Although there is no specific aggregate for school placement, the Ghana Education Service (GES) has over the year stated that candidates who had aggregate 9 in the English Language, or Mathematics will not qualify for placement.
  • The CSSPS policy guideline stated, candidates who obtained aggregate 9 in English Language or Mathematics which are the basic required subjects to qualify for placement, such candidate may not be placed by CSSPS.
  • Calculate your aggregate score HERE
  WAEC explains BECE grading system

CSSPS BECE School Placement Cut-Off Points

The table below outlines the BECE aggregates and their likely categories of school placement

1st Choice 6 – 10
2nd Choice 11 – 19
3rd and 4th Choice 20 – 29
5th Choice 30 – 35
Self Placement above 35


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