CBSE has introduced Problem Solving Assessment (PSA) which replaces FA4 with a weightage of 10% from the year 2012 onwards. This assessment is for the students of class IX & X with a chance for improvement in class X during the period of January and Febraury. PSA is also conducted for class XI by the CBSE Board. Scholastic Assessment is done on a nine point scale. The minimum grade required for promotion is D. However co-scholastic assessments will also be taken into consideration while deciding the final grade both for school conducted and Board conducted Board Examination.