[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 Esfand [redacted] [11 March], in class 1-5, in the school year 1360 – 1361 [1981-1982] passed with an average mark of 17.54 [out of 20], in the month of Khordad/Shahrivar [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 Ayatollah 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 Baha’i [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].