Tuesday 24 January 2017 21:43
President Jacob Zuma has issued a strong warning to under-performing schools.
Monday 9 January 2017 09:34
There are concerns that thousands of matriculants who have university exemptions could be left stranded as many institutions say they are already full.
Saturday 7 January 2017 12:51
The office of the North West Premier has congratulated the 2016 matriculants for their achievement.
Friday 6 January 2017 19:13
The Eastern Cape was again the worst performing province for the matric class of 2016. But stakeholders say they are aware of the issues and how to address them.
Friday 6 January 2017 14:03
The Eastern Cape Department of Health has warned the public to be vigilant after discovering a bursary scam doing rounds on social networks.
Friday 6 January 2017 05:35
Mpumalanga was making inroads in encouraging schools in the province to appreciate the fact that mathematics, physical science and technology were the key to free South Africa.
Thursday 5 January 2017 21:25
UThukela district in KwaZulu-Natal has attained a 67.7% pass rate, an increase from the previous year’s 60%.
Thursday 5 January 2017 21:13
Free State has reclaimed its number one spot it held three years ago, and set a new record.
Thursday 5 January 2017 21:00
KwaZulu-Natal is celebrating an improvement in its matric pass rate.
Thursday 5 January 2017 20:27
In Limpopo, Vhembe which includes Vuwani, is leading all other districts in the province.
Thursday 5 January 2017 19:49
Under-performing schools in the Eastern Cape will receive prioritised assistance.
Thursday 5 January 2017 19:36
With a pass rate of 87%, the Western Cape secured second position in the country.
Thursday 5 January 2017 14:12
South Africans are poring over the latest set of matric results which show how the country’s school leavers performed in their final exams after 12 years of formal schooling.
Thursday 5 January 2017 11:07
Click below for an in-depth look at Matric Results.
Wednesday 4 January 2017 21:04
The Free State province has received the highest matric pass rate at 88.2%, a 6.6% increase from 2015. The pass rate excluding progressed students was even higher at 93.3%.
Wednesday 4 January 2017 18:30
The national matric pass rate has increased from 70.7% in 2015 to 72.5% in 2016, with progressed learners included. Without progressed learners the percentage sits at 76.2%.
Wednesday 4 January 2017 17:55
The 2016 National Senior Certificate results have shown an improvement in Mathematics and Accounting compared to 2015.
Wednesday 4 January 2017 17:00
Despite facing challenges that could be have deterred them from reaching their goals, some of the top matric students of 2016 say they did not let anything get in the way of them doing their best.
Tuesday 3 January 2017 16:59
Matriculants from the Eastern Cape, Western Cape, Mpumalanga, Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal are among the best performing students from the class of 2016.
Monday 2 January 2017 14:23
Education stakeholders in the Eastern Cape say they don't expect the 2016 matric results to be dramatically different from previous years.