How to Check 2021 KCPE Results via SMS and Online

  • Education CS George Magoha speaking at a KICD conference in Nairobi on Tuesday, September 14, 2021
    Education CS George Magoha speaking at a KICD conference in Nairobi on Tuesday, September 14, 2021
    Capital Group
  • Education Cabinet Secretary, George Magoha, is set to release the highly anticipated Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) 2021 results on Monday, March 28.

    Candidates, their parents, and guardians can access the results through the Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC) website, SMS platforms, county education offices and the respective schools.

    For the SMS option, the candidates should send their index number, followed by the initials KCPE (in capital letters) to 20076 in order to access the results. 

    The system would be accessible at the end of the official release of the results.

    KCPE Candidates at the Moi Nyeri Complex Primary School on Tuesday, March 8, 2022.
    KCPE Candidates at the Moi Nyeri Complex Primary School on Tuesday, March 8, 2022.
    Ministry of Education

    The SMS platform is available for all mobile networks and will be charged Ksh25 each.

    Students are also advised not to have spacing between the index number and the initials KCPE.

    Due to the urgency and high demand for the results, the Ministry of Education advises that the platform may experience delays and asked the students to be patient.

    In the online platform, the candidates to access the Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) portal and head to the KCPE tab and select the year they sat the national exams.

    To access the results, they should also enter their Index number.

    The results should show on the resultant screen after you click submit.

    Education CS Prof. George Magoha monitors the start of KCSE exams at Shimo la Tewa High School in Mombasa County on Monday, March 14, 2022
    Education CS Prof. George Magoha monitors the start of KCSE exams at Shimo la Tewa High School in Mombasa County on Monday, March 14, 2022
    Ministry of Education