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How to check KCPE results today 2024

How to check KCPE results today 2024

Last updated on November 23rd, 2023 at 06:09 pm

This article is about how to check KCPE results today. The KCSE results for 2023 have been released today November 23rd 2023 by CS Education Ezekiel Machogu. If you are one of the millions of students who sat for the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) in 2023, you may be wondering how to check your KCPE results via SMS. Here is everything you need to know to check your KCPE result online in 2024. The Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) is responsible for marking the KCPE exams and publishing the results.

In the past, students and parents had to go to different schools to get their results. However, in recent years, KNEC has made it possible to check your KCPE results online or via SMS. About 1.4 million candidates sat for KCPE exams in 2023.

In KCPE 2023 results, the top student Michael Warutere from Riara Springs Academy scored 428 marks. Riara Springs Academy is among the best performing private schools in Nairobi. He hopes to join Mang’u High School, which is among best performing high schools in Kenya

KCPE 2023 results statistics table

Marks Range out of 500Number of 2023 Candidates
400-5008,525 (a drop from 9,443 in 2022)

How to check KCPE results through SMS in 2024

Here’s how to check your KCPE result via SMS in 2023:

To get your KCPE result via SMS, send an SMS with your index number to 40054 for Safaricom, Airtel and Orange networks.

For example, if your index number is 1234567890, you would send the following text message:

1234567890 to 40054

You will receive your KCPE result via SMS within few minutes.

Make sure you have enough airtime before sending an SMS.

The cost of sending SMS to check KCPE result is Ksh. 25 via SMS on all networks.

How to Check KCPE Result Online in 2024

You can also check your KCPE result online by visiting the KNEC website and entering your index number.

This system allows you to check your result instantly and print your KCPE result sheet.

To check your KCPE result on KNEC portal, follow these steps:

  • Visit the KNEC website ( and log in using your examination number and examination year as your username and password.
  • Click on the “ONLINE – RESULT – SLIP” tab.
  • Select “KCPE” from the drop-down menu.
  • Enter your index number and click “Login“.
  • Your KCPE result will be displayed on the screen.

Currently, this process is now available for candidates who took part in the KCPE exam in 2023, because the threshold has been updated.

top performers in KCPE 2023 results

Michael Warutere428Riara Springs Academy
Emmaculate Wacheke427Gilgil Hills School, Nakuru
Jacinta Bethany Khasundi427St. Anne’s Mumias Primary
Khadija Yunis426Light Academy
Felix Ochola426Rae Kanyika Primary – Kisumu East
Debra Aluel425Dima Kanini Academy
Trevor Njenga423St. Peters Elite School Gilgil
George Kipkoech Mutai423St. Anne’s Mumias Primary
JoyMagdarine Wangui Muriuki422Chogoria Girls Boarding Primary School
Elon Kimutai421Sally Anne Academy Bureti Kericho County
Sande Awal Hawa421Lakewood Emerald School Kitengela
Valerie Chemutai421St Mary’s Mixed Primary School Bomet
Mariita Lucy Nyabonyi421Precious Hope School Kisii
Bruce Charles Mulama421St Anne’s Academy Kiminini
Gabbie Mariah Mbuthia421St Mathews Learning Center
Lewis Mwangi Maina421St Mathews Learning Center
Stella Kanini Mutinda421St Mathews Learning Center
Muringi Myles Mbugua421Little Friends Junior Academy – Naivasha
Santos Kiprono420St. Mathew Maraba Tinderet
Blessing Waceke420Radiance Academy Nakuru
May Sunday420Golden Elite Kisumu
Clinton Alusiola420Fesbeth Academy Kakamega
Willy Namwamba420Hiltop Preparatory School -Kitale
Odhiambo Ronald Otieno420Lakewood Emerald School Kitengela

In summary

You can check your KCPE result via SMS by sending an SMS with your index number to 40054. You can also check your KCPE result online by visiting the KNEC website and entering your index number. Candidates who took the KCPE exam in 2023 will not be able to see their results online until the portal is updated.

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