Congratulations to the St Andrew’s School for Girls Matric Class of 2016!

We are thrilled to announce that for the 28th year in succession our matriculation class has achieved a 100% pass rate for all candidates.

The below statistics are based on the results of all candidates:

• 100% of our girls received a Bachelor’s Degree Pass (previously a University exemption)
• A total of 218 distinctions
• An average of 3 distinctions per learner
• 40% of all results were above 80%
• 73% of subjects had averages greater than 70%
• 88% of all results were above 60%
• 17 out of the 19 subjects were above the IEB average
• 18 learner results were in the Top 1 % in the relevant subjects.
• 78% of all candidates achieved a subject distinction
• An average result of 74.5% was achieved by the year group
• Half the year group completed an additional subject

Our top candidates with 7 or more distinctions are:

Outstanding (Level 7) achievements (80% – 100%)

10 Subject A’s

Gabriella Nel

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • Afrikaans
  • Mathematics
  • Dramatic Arts
  • Geography
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Advanced Programme English
  • Advanced Programme Mathematics

8 Subject A’s

Juané Bredenkamp

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • Afrikaans
  • Mathematics
  • Geography
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Advanced Programme Mathematics

Erica Schnaar-Campbell

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • Afrikaans
  • Mathematics
  • Geography
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Advanced Programme Mathematics

Takudzwa Shava

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • IsiZulu
  • Mathematics
  • Geography
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Advanced Programme Mathematics

Christina Steyn

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • Afrikaans
  • Mathematics
  • History
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Advanced Programme Mathematics

Teresa Steyn

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • Afrikaans
  • Mathematics
  • History
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Advanced Programme Mathematics

7 Subject A’s

Paige Badenhorst

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • Afrikaans
  • Mathematics
  • Dramatic Arts
  • Geography
  • Life Sciences

Candice Hoomoedt

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • Afrikaans
  • Mathematics
  • History
  • Life Sciences
  • Advanced Programme English

Devon Kampmann

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • Afrikaans
  • Dramatic Arts
  • History
  • Life Sciences
  • Advanced Programme English

Jennifer Neill

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • Afrikaans
  • Mathematics
  • Accounting
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences

Stephanie Rivett

  • English
  • Life Orientation
  • Afrikaans
  • Mathematics
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Geography

Jessica Wrensch

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Life Orientation
  • Mathematics
  • Accounting
  • Physical Sciences
  • AP Mathematics

Congratulations to the following girls who achieved:

6 Distinctions

  • Anati Gxumisa
  • Naa’ilah Kolia
  • Clarissa Leo
  • Robyn Stark
  • Revana Laljith

5 Distinctions

  • Blair Hamberger
  • Ashley Kettles
  • Lara Sutcliffe
  • Amy Watkins
Top 1% of learners per subject
Afrikaans (First Additional Language)Juané Bredenkamp; Gabriella Nel; Erica Schnaar-Campbell; Christina Steyn; Teresa Steyn
Computer Applications TechnologyDemi Joseph
English (Home Language)Devon Kampmann; Gabriella Nel; Teresa Steyn
GeographyJuané Bredenkamp; Gabriella Nel
HistoryChristina Steyn; Teresa Steyn
IsiZulu (First Additional Language)Anati Gxumisa
Life OrientationGabriella Nel
Life SciencesChristina Steyn
Physical SciencesChristina Steyn; Teresa Steyn

Christina Steyn and Teresa Steyn are placed on the IEB Outstanding Achievement List for being ranked within the top 5% of learners in 6 or more subjects and scored 80% or more in Life Orientation.

Juané Bredenkamp, Gabriella Nel and Erica Schnaar-Campbell are placed on the IEB Commendable Achievement List for being ranked within the top 5% of learners in 5 subjects and scored 80% or more in Life Orientation.

We are proud of our girls and believe that our philosophy, Skilled for Life, has empowered them to achieve their very best. The position of the bulk of the marks are testament to the consistent depth of teaching and the academic development of the girls during their schooling at St Andrew’s School for Girls.