Umalusi approves exam results despite irregularities

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

court says matric results must be published on media platforms

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

union wants to scrap private schools

With the return to the classroom on the cards for many South African learners, a union is calling for one curriculum.

how to report schools for breaking uniform rules

Schools can no longer force parents to buy certain school uniform items from specific retailers. However, not every school is complying with the new rules.

DA Wants Rotational Learning To Be Scrapped

Various quarters of society are calling for the Department of Basic Education (DBE) to end rotational learning. 

Gauteng education department opens new school

Last week 700 learners were not placed in schools in Gauteng. This was worrying for parents as the school year had begun.

Matric Results could be published in newspapers

With just days left before the release of the 2021 Grade 12 results, the decision to not publish learners’ results on public platforms has sparked debate in South Africa.

The Western Cape Education Department says it has received over 32,000 late school applications with more coming ahead of schools starting next Wednesday. Photo: Ashraf Hendicks

As learners and teachers in the Western Cape are preparing to resume the school year next week, Equal Education Law Centre (EELC) says it is inundated with calls and walk-ins by parents desperate to find placement for their children.

Matric Exam Results

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

back to school

As parents plan for the start of the first school term this year, many are faced with paying for unexpected items, in addition to fees and uniforms.



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