Matric Results

NATIONAL SENIOR CERTIFICATE RESULTS 2015
 
 
At the 2015 NSC Awards Ceremony at Leeuwenhof Westerford was, yet again, listed in the 
 
Top School category for “Excellence in Academic Performance in the Western Cape”.
 
 
In this category awards were made to 22 top schools based on the following criteria:
 
1.      Consistency in the number of Grade 12 candidates over a 3 year period.
 
2.      An overall pass rate of over 95%.
 
3.      The % of candidates with a Bachelor’s pass. (Over 90%)
 
4.      The % of candidates with a pass in Maths (a % of the total matric class). (Over 60%)
 
 
 
This year schools were not ranked but the 22 schools listed were the following:
 
Bishops, Herschel, Herzlia, Paarl Boys’ Bloemhof, Paarl Girls’, DF Malan, Paarl Gym, Parel 
 
Vallei, Norman Henshilwood, Paul Roos, Rhenish, Rondebosch Boys’, Rustenberg Girls’, Sans 
 
Souci, SACS, Springfield, St Cyprian’s, St George’s, Westerford, Wynberg Boys’, Wynberg 
 
All these school can be extremely proud of the excellent results achieved by their pupils.
 
 
 
A summary of the fantastic Westerford Results:
 
Number of candidates: 182
 
Number of candidates who passed: 182 (100%)
 
Number of candidates with Bachelor’s pass: 181 (99,5%)
 
Number of Maths passes: 150 (100% pass;  82,4% of matrics)
 

 

Subject Averages:

Subject

Wrote

No. A s

No. < 50%

Average

ENGLISH

182

80

0

77,4%

AFRIKAANS

177

74

4

76,6%

MATHS

150

59

12

73,7%

MATHS LIT.

32

19

0

79,9%

PHYS. SCIE.

124

48

7

73,5%

LIFE SCIE.

146

71

9

75,8%

GEOGRAPHY

84

43

1

78,1%

HISTORY

94

60

0

81,3%

ACCOUNTING

34

25

0

84,9%

VISUAL ART

25

20

0

87,4%

XHOSA FAL

5

0

0

69,2%

XHOSA SAL

8

6

0

86,6%

MUSIC

10

8

0

81,8%

FRENCH

18

16

0

84,8%

 
Special mention must be made of Shea Walls, who was placed in the “Top 20” in the Provincial Merit List.