Grade 12 Examinations


Despite having to overcome huge adversity, the class of 2021 worked hard and earned more than 200 000 distinctions.

Mathematics is viewed as one of the more challenging subjects at schools, and with the release of the 2021 Grade 12 Examination Results, how well did the class of 2021 fair?

Before matriculants receive their results, Minister Angie Motshegka will conduct the annual examination results announcement tonight. 

Matric Results will be published on media platforms after courts ruled against the Education Department’s decision not publish the results publicly. 

The body ensures the quality and credibility of Grade 12 examinations in South Africa has approved the release of the 2021 Matric results.

After a week of uncertainty, the courts have decided that the Class of 2021’s results will be published on all media platforms.

The grade 12 class of 2021 are just a week away from learning how they've performed during the National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations.

The annual tradition of purchasing a newspaper to see who passed matric will not take place as the education department has decided against publishing matric results on public platforms. 

The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has left scars on every part of our lives, and the loss of crucial teaching time has had an impact on the Grade 12 class of 2021.

In ten days time, matriculants will receive their final results after weeks of waiting. 

In two weeks time, the Grade 12 class of 2021 will receive their final examination results. However, there is a lot of work that has to be done before matriculants can get their results.

The Grade 12 class of 2021 are just a few weeks away from receiving the final results. Here is what the different matric passes mean.  

Last week, a hail storm in the Free State caused major damage to a Grade 12 examination marking centre. 

Despite some minor issues, the Department of Basic Education (DBE) says no major incidents were reported during the 2021 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examination season.

As matriculants around South Africa prepare for their final school examinations, many will experience anxiety, nervousness and stress.

The grade 12 examinations begin today with more than 730 000 students writing their first English paper.

Around 890 000 Grade 12 learners will be participating in the upcoming National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations.

 On Wednesday, October 27, grade 12 learners around the country will begin writing their first National Senior Certificate (NSC) examination paper.

In 27 days, the Grade 12 class of 2021 will write their first matric examination. Exams were initially meant to start on 1 November 2021 but to accommodate for the upcoming elections, the starting date was moved forward.