UPDATE: Matric pupil ignores labour pains and gives one last push to finish maths literacy exam

2019-10-25 16:44

A 17-year-old matric learner that gave birth during her mathematical literacy exam on Friday ignored labour pains to complete her exam, the Gauteng Department of Education revealed in a statement.

Cable theft leaves matriculants in the dark

2019-10-24 11:01

Matric pupils have been studying on the grass outside the Hector Peterson Memorial Library in Lwandle, Strand, after electricity was cut during a burglary.

Second chance for those who failed mid-year senior certificate exams

2019-08-20 13:26

The basic education department has invited students who failed the May/June senior certificate (SC) exams to register for an opportunity to rewrite.

PRINTABLE: The NSC 2019 exam calendar

2019-04-09 12:35

The dates and times South African matrics will write their final exams in 2019.

UPDATE: What are the NEW matric pass requirements?

2016-01-06 09:01

If you're in the dark about what the minimum pass requirements for matric are, and what a bachelor's pass is, here's all you need to know.


Help! My child missed an exam, what can I do?

2019-10-25 08:41

Taxi strikes, load shedding, illnesses and more can suddenly derail even the best laid plans. So what to do if your child has missed a final exam?

KZN English exam goes ahead without a glitch following threats of disruption

2019-10-23 16:40

The Grade 12 English Paper 1 exam in KwaZulu-Natal, which had the provincial education and community safety departmen on high alert following threats of disruptions has gone ahead without a glitch.

Find the final 2019 IEB matric exam timetable here

2019-04-09 12:35

Download the schedule for the 2019 Independent Examinations Board (IEB) matric exams here.

Matrics 2019, you can do it! Here's how Parent24 can help

2016-10-19 10:49

Matric 2019 is in full swing! We've compiled all the information you'll need to ace the finals.

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