Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites says there’s been a 3 to 4% improvement in overall GSAT passes this year, when compared to last year’s results in the secondary school placement exam.

Minister Thwaites was speaking this morning at the Jamaica Diaspora Conference in Montego Bay, St. James.

He says that while overall passes have improved there’s been a slight decline in passes in Mathematics.

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Minister Thwaites says urgent attention is needed in Mathematics.

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Ronald Thwaites, Education Minister, speaking with Nationwide’s Anthony Lewis this morning.

Students are expected to receive their GSAT results tomorrow.