【双语新闻】你们追梦 我们护航 高考今日启幕
Henan Students Sit China's College Entrance Exam on June 7
你们追梦 我们护航 高考今日启幕
At 9 am on June 7, China's annual college entrance exam, better known as the Gaokao exam, kicked off.
Henan students sit China's college entrance exam on June 7. [Photo/dahe.cn]
A total of 1.25 million students in Henan have signed up for Gaokao. Except the students enrolled in vocational schools through exclusive entrance exam, 790.7 thousand students in Henan sit the unified state exam this year, 69.8 thousand attend the unified province exam for students from secondary vocational schools, while 187.4 thousand of junior colleges take the unified province exam for upgrading to bachelor programs. Besides, a total of 850 exam sites with 31,146 test rooms have been set up across the province.
To make the entrance exam safe, fair, heart-warming, relevant departments in Henan, according to their responsibilities, have actively done their best in pandemic prevention and control, crackdown on exam-related crimes, etc. Specifically, the departments of education and admission are responsible for pandemic prevention and control, organization and management, exam discipline, supervision and inspection, the department of public security is for crackdown on exam-related crimes, the department of industry and information technology for locating and cutting off cheating signals, the department of health and social care for making guidance on pandemic prevention and control at exam sites, and the departments of finance, transportation, electricity, communication, etc., are responsible for providing necessary services. During the exam, all the relevant departments across the province are bound to work together to deal with emergencies efficiently.
Apart from providing standard stationery, Henan still takes such measures as "metal detector check" and "three verifications" this year, which means that exam takers are not allowed to step into test rooms unless the metal detector doesn't sound the alarm and their fingerprints, photos and certificates should be verified with facial recognition technology. Moreover, exam takers must not bring their own stationery into test rooms, nor are they allowed to take the standard stationery provided away.
今年我省继续实行“无声入场”、“三对照”、统一配备文具等入场管理措施。“无声入场”，即考生入场检查时，金属探测器没有发出报警声响方能通过；“三对照”，即考生入场严格实行指纹、照片、证件逐一对照，继续采用人脸识别技术，对考生入场照片与报名照片进行逐一比对；按照规定，考生不得携带文具入场，也不得把统一配备的文具带出考场。（中文来源/河南日报 翻译/赵汉青 审校/丁岚）