Matric Results

Somerset College has selected the Independent Examinations Board (IEB) as its Grade 9 and Matriculation examination provider, while following the National Curriculum Statements published by the Department of Education. Skills such as thinking, critical analysis, personal organisation, teamwork and communication are central to our teaching philosophy.

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.

To learn more about the IEB please visit: http://www.ieb.co.za/

MATRIC RESULTS 2018
Somerset College is pleased to present the IEB Senior Certificate examination results for the Matric Class of 2018. Once again the students have achieved an excellent set of results and maintained the 100% pass rate established by the first Matric Class in 1999. These results are a reflection of the hard work and commitment of both the students and staff at Somerset College. 91 Matriculants achieved a 100% pass rate and a 100% Bachelor’s Degree (University Entrance) pass. A total of 238 A symbols were achieved by 72 students, of which 45 were results of 90% or above. Twelve students achieved placements in the top 1% in the country. A total of 6 A symbols were achieved in advanced programmes (5 in Mathematics and 1 in English).

TOP ACHIEVERS 2018

Georgia Faure 
(8 Distinctions)

Anne Firth
(8 Distinctions)

Nic Williams
(8 Distinctions)

Rachel Budd 
(7 Distinctions)

Jessie Diepeveen 
(7 Distinctions)

Alyce Firmani 
(7 Distinctions)

Kiara Sani 
(7 Distinctions)

Stephanie Halton 
(7 Distinctions)

Thameenah Khalfey 
(7 Distinctions)

Caroline Koch 
(7 Distinctions)

Lauren Opperman 
(7 Distinctions)

Alistair Pyle 
(7 Distinctions)

Gabriel Ravenscroft 
(7 Distinctions)

Nicile Smith 
(6 Distinctions)

Kaylin Strydom 
(6 Distinctions)

Annabel Gilfillan
(6 Distinctions)

Lennard Hartman
(6 Distinctions)

Students with 8 A symbols: Georgia Faure (Commendable Achievement Award – 5 subjects in the top 5% and a level 7 for Life Orientation. Top 1% in Consumer Studies, English, Life Orientation, Life Sciences.  A symbol Advanced Programme Mathematics), Anne Firth (Top 1%  in Accounting. A symbol in  Advanced Programme Mathematics), Nic Williams (A symbol in Advanced Programme Mathematics)

Students with 7 A symbols: Rachel Budd (Top 1% in History and Mathematics. A symbol in Advanced Programme Mathematics.) Jessie Diepeveen, Alyce Firmani, Stephanie Halton, Thameenah Khalfey, Caroline Koch (Top 1% in Visual Art), Lauren Opperman, Alistair Pyle (Top 1% in History), Gabriel Ravenscroft (A symbol in Advanced Programme Mathematics), Kiara Sani (A symbol in Advanced Programme English)

Students with 6 A symbols: Nicole Smith, Kaylin Strydom, Annabel Gilfillan, Lennard Hartman

Students with 5 A symbols: Grace Anderson, Caitlyn Clinton (Top 1% in Maths Literacy),  Nina Johnson (Top 1% in Geography), Sarah Poole, Ruby Tinelli

Students with 4 A symbols: Michaela Barrett, Willliam Brederode, Tanagh Breytenbach, Dale Dolpire, Liam Jackson, Neelashwari Naran, Emma Newton-King

Carmen Matthysen – Top 1% in Maths Literacy (1 A Symbol)

Message from the Executive Head

Dear Matrics of 2018

Congratulations on stewarding your academic abilities so well in the final matric examinations. As a group, you have produced an impressive set of results to go alongside your other accomplishments, and we are really proud of you. We will miss you but are excited to see what you will accomplish in the next phases of your lives. For that, we wish you all of the very best.

There is no doubt that the world needs your very best.

Yours sincerely
Graham Sayer

 

Dux Scholar 2018 (IEB)

Dux Scholar 2018 (Cambridge)

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Dux Scholars 2016

Dux Scholars - Lloyd Everett & Benedikt Blomendahl

Dux Scholars 2017

 

Dux Scholar 2015

Dux Scholar 2014

Dux Scholar 2014

Dux Scholar 2013

Dux Scholar 2013

Dux Scholar 2012

Dux Scholar 2012

PAST RESULTS:
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