Bleak Future for Some South African Pupils

Although the matric class of 2012 has been lauded for their exam results, a report has revealed that seven schools failed to produce a single successful matric pupil.

  • South Africa:  No Matric Passes At Seven Schools

    South African Press Association, 4 January 2013

    Seven South African schools failed to produce a single successful matric pupil in 2012, according to a report on Friday. read more »



  • South Africa:  Gauteng Reclaims Top Matric Performance Position

    South African Government, 3 January 2013

    Gauteng Premier, Nomvula Mokonyane, has heaped loads of praises on the Class of 2012 after the province reclaimed the number one spot in matric performance in the country. read more »

  • South Africa:  SADESMO Congratulates the Class of 2012

    Inkatha Freedom Party, 3 January 2013

    The South African Democratic Students Movement (SADESMO) would like to congratulate the class of 2012 for their courage and dedication which ensured there was an increase in the ... read more »

  • South Africa:  DA Congratulates Class of 2012

    Democratic Alliance, 2 January 2013

    The DA congratulates all learners who wrote and passed the 2012 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations. We thank their teachers, principals and family members for their ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Gauteng Records Highest Matric Pass Rate, 2 January 2013

    Matric learners in Gauteng have achieved the highest pass rate for the 2012 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations, with 83.9% of the provinces' matrics having passed. This ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Matric Pass Rate Improves to 73.9 Percent, 2 January 2013

    A total of 73.9% of the matriculants who sat for the National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations in 2012 passed their exams. read more »

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