‘From fearing maths and science to loving it’

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Ceagan Seth Bothma who once feared maths and science, worked extremely hard and became the Daniel Pienaar THS top matriculant. He has now registered at Nelson Mandela University for BEd FET Maths and SP Science.            Photo:SUPPLIED
Ceagan Seth Bothma who once feared maths and science, worked extremely hard and became the Daniel Pienaar THS top matriculant. He has now registered at Nelson Mandela University for BEd FET Maths and SP Science. Photo:SUPPLIED

CEAGAN Seth Bothma for most of his high school career struggled with mathematics and science, until in Grade 11 when he grasped the magic of these subjects.

This was so inspiring to him and resulted in Ceagan becoming the Daniel Pienaar THS top achiever in the 2020 national matric exam.

Ceagan’s average was 85% and he passed with five distinctions. He came from being a B average learner to being a top student in the most difficult of times as matrics had to cope and stay focused during the COVID-19 lockdown levels.

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