Class of 2015 finally learn their fate

2016-01-06 06:22

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Johannesburg – Thousands of matrics throughout the country will know their individual results on Wednesday.

All results, except those for Western Cape, would go live on the department's website. Results will also be available on News24 from 06:00.

- Want to know your matric results? Get them here at matricresults.news24.com

Schools in all provinces, except the Western Cape, would open at 08:00 for pupils to fetch results and collect their National Senior Certificate, otherwise known as a matric.

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga announced the national pass rate on Tuesday.

The 2015 national pass rate fell to 70.7%, compared to 75.8% in 2014.

The Department of Social Development has opened counselling centres for matric pupils as well as their parents. The 24-hour toll-free line offers counselling support from professional social workers.

Call 0800 428 428 (toll-free) or send a Please Call Me to *120*7867#

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