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