Grade 10 and 12 HL results out next Thursday

10 Dec 2015 13:40pm
WINDHOEK, 10 DEC (NAMPA) - The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture will release the Grade 10 Junior Secondary Certificate (JSC) and Grade 12 National Senior Secondary Certificate (NSSC) Higher-Level results on 17 December 2015.
Grade 12 Ordinary-Level examination learners will receive their results no later than 15 January 2016.
A media statement issued on Wednesday by the ministry’s public relations officer, Johanna Absalom read that the number of markers involved in the Grade 10 answer scripts this year were 1 914, while 240 markers were involved in the Grade 12 Higher-Level subjects.
This year 48 989 candidates, comprising of 37 457 full-time and 11 532 part-time candidates, were registered for the Grade 10 JSC examination at 1 674 junior secondary schools and 216 part-time tuition centres.
A total of 61 159 candidates entered for Grade 12 NSSC examinations of which 13 172 entered for more than one Higher-Level subject.
She explained that the number of Grade 10 full-time and part-time candidates increased by 2 643, which is 5.7 per cent more than last year.
The number of Grade 12 Higher-Level candidates increased by 1 093 candidates, which is an increase of 8.9 per cent.
The results will be available on the website of the Directorate National Examinations and Assessment at or the ministry's website:
Results can also be accessed via text message at 2929; 99099 or 55755 by sending the name of examination followed by the learner’s surname and name; or type of examination followed by the learner’s full examination number to any of the numbers mentioned. Example: JSC Surname Name; or NSSCH Surname Name; or JSC 101E25002 or NSSCH 10HE250025 .
Both the websites and the SMS service will become active on Thursday, 17 December 2015 at 00h15.