While current news around education seems daunting and uncertain, Generation Schools Hermanus is very proud to announce its International General Certificate of Education (IGCSE) and Advanced Subsidiary Level (AS) results.
“Despite the tumultuous year, our learners worked diligently to achieve their desired grades,” says Campus Head Nikki Malcomess. “Overall, these results are testament to our academic success and commitment to building a lifelong love of learning in the spirit of fostering creativity, knowledge, experience.
“The IGCSE’s are designed to provide learners with broad balanced programmes of study in a number of subject areas that develop critical thinking, analytical skills and the ability to communicate ideas effectively. Our IGCSE results are up there with top international schools offering the same curriculum.”
The key criteria used to judge examination performance is achieving five C grades or above, with an A or A* being the ultimate goal. According to Malcomess, 67% of the school’s students achieved one or more A or A* grades.
The top 3 achievers Generation Schools Hermanus and across the whole Generation Schools group are:
- Kai van der Riet – 5 A*, 1 A
- Dante du Plessis – 3 A*, 3 A
- Logan du Plessis – 2 A*, 4 A
In their AS group (a renowned international Matric) the school achieved a 100% pass rate. “These learners all go on to their chosen tertiary institutes and we wish them well for the next part of their learning journey,” says Malcomess. “Thank you to the Hermanus community for joining in this celebration of success!”