The 2019 Matric results are out and here are the highlights of the Eastern Cape Province performance:
1. The Province improved from 70.6% in 2018 to 76.5% in 2019 - an improvement of 5.9%.
2. No school performed at 0% in 2019.
3. Bachelor passes improved from 22.7% in 2018 to 32.3% in 2019.
4. Nelson mandela Bay Metro is a top performing district at 81.4% - the first district to break the 80% performance mark - and 4.5% in distinctions.
5. Learners performing below 20% declined from 977 to 71.
6. Equally, learners performing between 80-90% jumped from 10 033 to 16 540
The Provincial top three overall achievers for the 2019 Matric class are as follows:
1. Aleta Sibi: King Edward High School - Alfred Nzo District
2. Gareth Griffiths: Selborne Colege Boys High - Buffalo City metro
3. Lomso Dumezweni: Nyanga Senior Secondary School - Chris Hani District
Sibabalwe Mkhunqwana from Vukuhambe Special School in Mdantsane, received Premier's Special award for getting a Bachelor pass.
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