[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets]

[Personal information has been redacted.]


In the Name of God


This is to certify that the student, Houshmand Kazemi Manshadi, son of Rouhollah, birth certificate [redacted], issued in [redacted], born on 20/12/1348 [11 March 1970], in class 1-5, in the school year 60 – 61 [1981/82] passed with an average mark of 17.54 [out of 20], in the month of Khordad/Shahryvar [May/June].  In addition, the school authorities are/are not happy with his behavior, and the aforementioned is affiliated/not affiliated with a corrupt political group.


This certificate has been issued for the purpose of enrolment in other schools and has no other value.


[Name and signature]

[Official stamp]

Principal of Ayato[llah] Montazeri Junior High School number 1.


[Handwritten note at the bottom of the page]


In the Name of God


The aforementioned is ideologically connected with the perverse Bahá’í [illegible].


[Handwritten note at the bottom of the page]

In the Islamic Republic’s regime, only believers in divine religions have the right to benefit from the current [provisions for education].