NSC Results 2012

National Senior Certificate Results: 2012

At the 2012 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 4th in the province behind Herschel, Bishops and RBHS, but ahead of Springfield, Bloemhof, Herzlia, St. Cyprians, SACS and Parelvallei. 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: 177    
Number of candidates who completed the exam:  177    
Number of candidates who passed: 177 (100%)  
Number of candidates with Bachelor’s pass: 176 (99,4%)  
Number of Maths passes: 141 (100% pass; 79,7% of matrics)
         
Subject Averages:        
Subject Wrote No. A s No. < 50% Average
English 177 12 1 68,3%
Afrikaans 174 48 3 72,3%
Maths 141 41 8 72,1%
Maths Lit. 36 26 0 83,9%
Phys. Scie. 109 37 4 71,3%
Life Scie. 130 66 1 76,0%
Geography 76 28 0 74,1%
History 97 63 0 81,1%
Accounting 31 25 0 85,0%
Visual Art 44 41 0 88,6%
Xhosa Fal 2 1 0 88,5%
Xhosa Sal 13 5 0 76,8%
Music 12 4 0 75,1%
French 19 4 0 71,5%