The Gauteng Education Department will open the online registration for Grade one and Grade eight learners for next year, on May 13th.
Parents will have until July 15th of this year to apply for the 2020 academic year.
Briefing the media in Johannesburg, Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says they’ve increased the capacity of the online registration portal which can now handle up to 50 000 applications at the same time.
He has encouraged parents to apply immediately to increase chances of being placed at their preferred school.
“We are proud to declare that the applications for the 2020 academic year for both Grade one and Grade eight will officially open on May 13th, 2019 at 8 o’clock in the morning and it will officially close on July 15th at midnight. We urge parents to go online on www.gdeadmissions.gov.za.”
MEC @Lesufi this morning, Sunday, 28 April 2019, announce the 2020 Online Admissions application date. Among others MEC will share information on qualifying criteria and new improvements on the system @EducationGP #Gde2020Admissions #Gde2020OnlineAdmissions
— Steve Mabona (@Steve_Mabona) April 28, 2019