The Democratic Alliance (DA) said on Thursday that the quality of education in South Africa had hardly improved and that the figure of children who have dropped out of school was unacceptably high.
The South African Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu) has congratulated the matric class of 2017 for ensuring that the matric pass rate continued on a steady rise.
“I don’t know. I’m not quite sure. So I don’t know,” answered Janke van Dyk, laughing when asked how she did it. Van Dyk is the overall best performing National Senior Certificate student in 2017, emerging as number one from over 600 000 candidates who wrote the NSC Exams in 2017. The Belleville High School student, […]
The 2017 National Senior Certificate pass rate has gone up to 75.1%. This is a 2.6% increase from the 72.5% achieved by the 2016 class. Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga announced the overall Matric pass rate in Auckland Park, Johannesburg on Thursday evening. “For the past seven years, we have noted that the NSC […]
The Congress of South African Students (Cosas) say it’s confident that the 2017 matric pass rate will be better than the previous year’s.