The National Institute of Educational Testing Service (Public Organization) (NIETS) conducted Ordinary National Educational Test (O-NET) academic year 2020 for grade 6 students will be hold on 13th March 2021 and for grade 9 student, will be hold on March 13th – 14th, 2021 at test field throughout the country.
On Saturday March 13th, 2021, Dr. Khunying Kalaya Sophonpanic, Ph.D., (Deputy Education Minister Acting of Education Minister), NIETS representative (Prof. Krismant Whattananarong, Ph.D.), Warunee Liewwiwatchai, Ph.D. and Netdao Yongyubol, Ph.D., (Deputy Director of NIETS), Deputy Permanent Secretary (Mr.Wira Khaengkasikarn, Ph.D.), and delegation, visited O-NET grade 6 and 9 test field for academic year 2020 at Anurajaprasit school, Nonthaburi province. Director of Nonthaburi Primary Educational Service Area Office 1 (Nopphorn Makkongkaew), Acting of director of Anurajaprasit school (Mr.Sanong adsaeng), and delegation are warm welcomed.
There are 555,635 grade 6 O-NET examinees for academic year 2020 (4,780 test fields, 29,737 test room) with 62 test-participating in Digital testing system at Mathayom Pharatchatannayao School, Chachoengsao, and there are 404,297 grade 9 O-NET examinees for academic year 2020 (4,012 test fields and 21,707 test room). In addition, NIETS conducted a pilot study of the O-NET test results to be integrated with the Royal Initiative Project of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn. Siam Boromrajakumari in the design of teaching and learning management and measurement and evaluation in accordance with the education core curriculum and context of the Border Patrol Police School, and utilize the National Digital Platform System for educational measurement and evaluation and Ordinary National Educational Test (O-NET).
There are 485 eligible examinees (25 exam rooms) for O-NET test grade 6 and 367 eligible examinees (19 exam rooms) for O-NET test grade 9 at Anurajprasit School, Nonthaburi Province, which in charge of test center of Nonthaburi Primary Educational Service Area Office 1.
On O-NET exam day, the examinees are requested to follow with the precautions and preventive measures regarding the outbreak of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) of the COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) and protective measures of the examination field. All test fields have preventive measures against the spread of the COVID-19 by checking temperature, provided an alcohol gel to wash hands and spaced the right distance.
The grade 6 O-NET test results will be announced on 21st April 2021 and grade 9 O-NET test results will be announced on 22nd April 2021 via NIETS website. (www.niets.or.th). The students, schools, and affiliates take O-NET results for planning educational management, improving and developing learning, instruction quality, including enhancing the learning achievement better.
So, NIETS Grade 12 O-NET changed the exam dates which the original date will hold on 27th – 28th March 2021 to 27th – 29th March 2021, coinciding with the election day of municipal council and mayor, and Common Subjects on 3rd – 4th April 2021, coinciding with the date of military conscription.
In addition, Ministry of Education has also brought video clips of various schools including OBEC Channel so that the interested students can attend online tutoring or review a lesson from 17 channels of distance education via DLTV satellites.