With a strong focus on academic excellence, our results speak for themselves, with a 100% pass record intact since the first Matrics of 1999, and an excellent rate of acceptance into university studies. Furthermore, our highest achieving students are regularly placed in the IEB examination’s national top 5 percent.
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MATRIC RESULTS 2017
The 102 Matriculants achieved a 100% pass rate and a 99% Bachelor’s Degree (University Entrance) pass. A total of 323 subject distinctions were obtained with 16 students achieving 27 subject placements in the top 1% of candidates in the country. Forty students in the grade obtained A-aggregates which is outstanding.
|Comparison of Results||IEB||%||Somerset College||%|
|Candidates Passed||11 322||98,76||102||100|
|Candidates with Bachelor’s Degree Pass||10 146||88,50||101||99,02|
|Candidates with Diploma Pass||1 026||8,95||1||0,98|
|Candidates with Higher Certificate Pass||149||1,30||0||0|
|Candidates with Senior Certificate Pass||0||0||0||0|
TOP ACHIEVERS 2017
IEB “Commendable Achievement” – Top 5% in country in 5 or more subjects and 80% or more for Life Orientation.
7 Distinctions: Katya Irwin, Caitlin McLoughlin, Jamie Huxter, Natasha Ngwenya, Kiera van Eeden, Caitlin Whitfield.
6 Distinctions: Marais Kruger, Reece Davies, Maximillian Keller, Annika Pretorius, Emily Pienaar,
Christopher Freemantle, Meghan Johnstone, Kelsey de Haas, Emma van der Merwe, Miranda Danckwerts.
Students placed in the top 1% in a subject:
Benedikt Blomendahl – Advanced Programme Mathematics, Accounting, Afrikaans First Additional Language, Mathematics, Physical Science
Joshua Putterill – Advanced Programme Mathematics, Information Technology
Jana De Kock – Afrikaans First Additional Language, English Home Language, Mathematics
Chelsea Townsend – Consumer Studies
Emily Pienaar – Consumer Studies
Caitlin McLoughlin – English Home Language, History
Katya Irwin – English Home Language, Life Orientation, Life Sciences
Christopher Freemantle – Geography
Annika Pretorius – History
Reece Davies – Life Orientation
Anna Mackintosh – Life Science, Physical Science
Cally Davoren – Mathematical Literacy
Johanna Grobbelaar – Mathematical Literacy
Christopher King – Mathematical Literacy
Caitlin Whitfield – Mathematics
Matthew Dave – Physical Science
Click on this link to view Students who attained distinctions in the 2017 IEB Examinations
Message from the Executive Head
Dear Matrics of 2017
Congratulations on your achievements in the final IEB examinations. As a group, you have risen to the occasion superbly and you can be very proud of your accomplishments.
These Matric results are the proverbial icing on the cake, in that for many of you they put a brilliant finishing touch to superb high school careers that will serve you very well in opening the first doors to your adult working lives. But, remember that these results are also merely the icing on a cake of many layers.
You are all far more than marks on a page can ever suggest. Live to explore the beautiful depth of individuality that every one of you possesses. Keep pursuing the truth with optimism and fervor, continue to be generous and kind, welcoming, warm and creative. Continue to seek healthy growth. You have blessed us all with these traits of yours, now go out and bless the rest of the world with them too.
Dux Scholars 2016
Dux Scholars 2017
Matric Results 2016 (Students who attained distinctions in the 2016 IEB Examinations)
Matric Results 2015 (Students who attained distinctions in the 2015 IEB Examinations)
Matric Results 2014
Matric Results 2013
Matric Results 2012
Matric Results 2011