Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has announced that the overall 2018 matric pass rate in government schools, with progressed pupils included. She said this was a 3.1 percentage point improvement on the 75.1% achieved in 2017. She had earlier announced results from independent schools.
President Ramaphosa Congratulates Matric Class of 2018
News24Wire, 3 January 2019
President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated the matric class of 2018 for keeping the pass rate above 70%. Read more »
Little to Celebrate About 2018 Matric Results - Opposition Parties
Both the EFF and the DA say there is little to celebrate about this year's matric results when there are pupils who entered Grade 1 but didn't make it to Grade 12. Read more »
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga announces the 2018 matric results.
Balance Your Life to Balance the Books, Says Matric Pupil With 9 Distinctions
Stephanie Babiolakis loves numbers. Read more »
'Just Do the Homework' - Summit College Matriculant With 6 Distinctions
A Midrand matriculant, who is one of the outstanding achievers for the class of 2018, has advised others to do what is required of them in school. Read more »
Stay Disciplined, but Also Chill - KZN Matriculant With 9 Distinctions Gives Advice to Class of 2019
A top achieving KwaZulu-Natal matriculant has advised the class of 2019 to stay disciplined, but also to make time for relaxation. Read more »
Matric Results Out Today
SAnews.gov.za, 3 January 2019
Following the stamp of approval by the council for quality assurance in education and training, Umalusi, the class of 2018 will find out how they fared in the National Senior… Read more »
Several of the top IEB achievers for the class of 2018 at an event hosted by Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga.
Umalusi Gives 2018 Matric Results the Green Light
SAnews.gov.za, 28 December 2018
The national senior certificate examinations have been given the thumbs up by quality assurance body, Umalusi. Read more »
Umalusi Says No Papers Leaked During 2018 Matric Exams, Gives Results a Tick
News24Wire, 28 December 2018
Umalusi has approved the 2018 national senior certificate (NSC) exam results, saying there were no leaked exam papers this year. Read more »
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