NSC Results 2011

National Senior Certificate Results: 2011

At the 2011 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 the 20 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.
  4. The % of candidates with a pass in Maths (a % of the total matric class).

Based on these four criteria Westerford was placed 6th in the province behind RGHS, Herschel, Bishops, Herzlia and RBHS, but ahead of Bloemhof, SACS, COSAT and Paul Roos. 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: 170  
Number of candidates who completed the exam:  168 (2 were incomplete)
Number of candidates who passed: 168 (100%)
Number of candidates with Bachelor’s pass: 167 (99,4%)
Number of Maths passes: 125 (74,4% of matrics)
         
Subject Averages:      
Subject Wrote No. A s No. < 50% Average
English 169 55 2 73,4%
Afrikaans 158 63 2 74,8%
Maths 125 71 1 79,4%
Maths Lit. 44 35 0 85,1%
Phys. Scie. 110 61 1 80,0%
Life Scie. 128 66 2 77,5%
Geography 76 30 1 73,6%
History 94 50 2 79,6%
Accounting 20 13 0 83,0%
Visual Art 38 27 0 85,8%
Xhosa Fal 9 0 0 59,7%
Xhosa Sal 11 6 0 80,7%
Music 9 4 0 80,4%
French 21 12 0 80,8%