Category Archives: Matric Information

HOW DOES THE NSC 2ND CHANCE PROGRAMME WORK?

HOW DOES THE NSC 2ND CHANCE PROGRAMME WORK? The NSC 2nd Chance Prgramme offers support to each learner by providing the following services and resources:   ·        Tuition of 52 hours per subject ·        Study Guides ·        Career Guidance ·        Past Exam Papers ·        Academic Support ·        3 assessments per subject ·        Registration with the Department of Basic… Read More »

Only 2 in 10 Matric’s can study on campus in 2017

Only 2 in 10 Matric’s can study on campus in 2017 With the 2016 Matric results being released on 5 January 2017, questions regarding future generations’ academic prospects remain a major concern for South Africans. In a recent statement by leading economist, Mike Schussler, SA campuses’ lack of financial resources and poor support system for students, are a large… Read More »

Sleepless nights pay off for top matric students

Sleepless nights pay off for top matric students Malaba Nemavhadwe from Limpopo’s Tshivhase Secondary is proof that dynamites come in small packages. Her countless hours of no sleep and studying – sometimes over 12 hours have paid off for the petite learner who scooped South Africa’s top learner for quintile two category. Speaking to SAnews after the announcement… Read More »

Class of 2016 raises the bar

Class of 2016 raises the bar The Class of 2016 has achieved an overall national pass rate of 76.2% in the 2016 National Senior Certificate (NSC) Examinations, from a previous figure of 74%. This was announced by Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga on Wednesday in Midrand, ahead of the release of matric results. “The national pass rate without… Read More »