Contact Details

Principal: Mrs R van Blerk

Postal Address:
P O Box 359
Kimberley

8300
South Africa
Physical Address:
Elsmere Road
Belgravia
Kimberley
8301
South Africa

E-Mail Address:

info@kimberleygirlshigh.org.za

Telephone:
+27 (0)53 832 1275

Facsimile:
+27 (0)53 832 9557

School GPS coordinates:
28o 44'52''24o 46'42''E 

Hostel GPS coordinates:
28o 44'43''24o 46'49''E

Promotion Grade 10 - 12

 

A learner will be promoted only if she has satisfied the achievement requirements for each of the 7 learning areas.  These are as follows:

 

  • At least 40% in THREE subjects, one of which is an Official Language (English) at Home Language level;
  • 30% in THREE other subjects.

 

ASSESSMENT

The School-Based Assessment (SBA) marks allocated to assessment tasks completed during the year will be 25% of the total mark, and the end-of-year exam 75% of the total mark.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR  ADMISSION  TO  A  HIGHER  CERTIFICATE,  DIPLOMA  AND  BACHELOR's  DEGREE

           

To enable a learner to study further after Grade 12, the following information must be considered when choosing subjects for Grade 10.

Higher Certificate

 

The minimum admission requirement is a National Senior Certificate (NSC) as certified by the Council for General and Further Education and Training (Umalusi).

Institutional and programme needs may require appropriate combinations of recognized NSC subjects and levels of achievement. 

Diploma

 

The minimum admission requirement is a National Senior Certificate (NCS) as certified by Umalusi with an achievement rating of 3 (Moderate Achievement, 40-49%) or better in four recognized subjects.

Institutional and programme needs may require appropriate combinations of recognized FET subjects and levels of achievement. 

Bachelor's Degree

 

The minimum admission requirement is a National Senior Certificate (NSC) as certified by Umalusi with an achievement rating of 4 (Satisfactory Achievement, 50 – 59%) or better in four subjects chosen from the following recognized NSC subjects The highlighted subjects are offered at the school:

☼        Accounting

☼        Agricultural Sciences

☼        Business Studies

            Computer Application Technology

☼        Dramatic Arts

☼        Economics

☼        Engineering Graphics and Design

☼        Geography

☼        History

☼        Consumer Studies

☼        Information Technology

☼        Languages (one language of learning and teaching at a higher education       

           institution and two other

            recognized language subjects)

☼        Life Sciences

☼        Mathematics

☼        Mathematical Literacy

☼        Music

☼        Physical Sciences

☼        Religion Studies

            Tourism

☼        Visual Arts

Satisfactory Achievement (60-69%) in four designated NSC subjects provides the primary basis for admission to a Bachelor's Degree programme.  An institution is entitled to specify an appropriate level of subject achievement or a particular programme.