Promotion Requirements

 

Promotion Requirements – Grade 1 – Grade 12
1. Foundation Phase (Grades 1 – 3)
– ENGLISH (Home Language) 4 (50% – 59%)
– AFRIKAANS (First Add Language 3 (40% – 49%)
– MATHEMATICS 3 (40% – 49%)
– LIFE SKILLS 3 (40% – 49%)

2. Intermediate Phase (Grades 4 – 6)
– ENGLISH (Home Language) 4 (50% – 59%)
– AFRIKAANS (First Add Lang) 3 (40% – 49%)
– MATHEMATICS 3 (40% – 49%)
– Any other two subjects 3 (40% – 49%)

3. Senior Phase (Grades 7 – 9)
– ENGLISH (Home Language) 4 (50% – 59%)
– AFRIKAANS (First Add Lang 3 (40% – 49%)
– MATHEMATICS 3 (40% – 49%)
– Any other three subjects 3 (40% – 49%)
– Any other two subjects 2 (30% – 39%)
4. Promotion Requirements Grades 10, 11 and 12
In order to qualify for a National Senior Certificate at the conclusion of Grade 12 [a qualification at Level 4 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF)] a student should have
• Obtained at least 40% in the required official language at Home Language level, which is English.
• Obtained at least 30% in the other required language on at least First Additional Language level (Afrikaans)
• Obtained at least 30% in Mathematical Literacy or Mathematics
• Obtained at least 40% in Life Orientation
• Obtained at least 40% in one of the remaining three subjects and at least 30% in two subjects
5. SCHOOL-BASED ASSESSMENT
School-Based assessment is a compulsory component for progression and promotion in all the different school phases. The School-Based Assessment component is as follows in the different school phases:
Phase
Grades School-Based Assessment Component % End-of-Year Examination % SBA + Exam
Foundation Phase Gr 1 ,2, 3 100 0 100
Intermediate Phase Gr 4,5, 6 75 25 100
Senior Phase Gr 7,8,9 40 60 100
Further Education and Training Phase Gr 10,11,12 25 75 100

5. ISLAMIA PASS REQUIREMENTS
Pass requirement for Quraan = 50%

Pass requirements in all other Islamia subject = 40%

NOTE: The internal pass requirements for all subjects (Secular and Islamia) for March, June and September is 50%.