ACADEMICS

Hermanus High School is particularly proud of its top academic achievers. 368 matriculation candidates obtained A-aggregates during the past seventy five years.

Six of these pupils were respectively placed first, second and fourth on the Cape Senior Certificate Merit List (1942-1994):

Mervyn Gotsman 1951: 2nd

Peter Janson 1959: 1st

Louise Voigt 1961: 4th

Jacques Grové 1991: 4th

Danie Coetzee 1994: 1st

Bjorn Ladwig 1994: 2nd

while the last four were placed on the Western Cape Senior Certificate Merit List

(1995-2016)

Tarryn Rudnick 2007: 4th

Nita Wiegman 2012: 1st in Western Cape ad 2nd in South Africa

Conrad Strydom 2016: 1st in Western Cape and 1st in South Africa

Sian Bourdin 2016: included in the Western Cape Education Department Merit List

 

The Matric Class of 2016 produced outstanding results. Not only is the school very pleased to announce a 100% pass rate once again, but the school is also exceptionally proud of CONRAD STRYDOM and SIAN BOURDIN.

Conrad has been named the top performing pupil in the country while Sian has also been included on the Western Cape Education Department Merit List!

Hermanus High School further excelled by achieving a total of 27 A, 31 B and 56 C aggregates together with a total of 263 distinctions.

The 27 A candidates are;

  1. Conrad Strydom – 98%: English HL 94%, Afrikaans FAL 98%, Mathematics 100%,
    Accounting 100%, Life Sciences 98%, Physical Science 98%.
  2. Sian Bourdin – 96.3%: English HL 93%, Afrikaans FAL 95%, Mathematics 96%,
    Accounting 99%, Physical Science 95%, History 100%.

Angela Spring – 91.5%, Erich Wiehann – 91.2%, George van Dyk – 90.33%,
Bianca Christensen –88.2%, Jaco du Toit –87.8%, Jesse Saunders –87.8%,
Francois Theron-87%, Yolandi Bruwer – 87%, Tyren van der Spy – 86.3%,
Michaela Viljoen – 86.3%, Chuma Moss -85.6%, Justine Rubesch – 85.5%,
Carmen Steyn – 84%, Dracken Black–84%, Nicola Coetzee 83.3%, Margo Lloyd-Yeo – 83.3%, Deoné Gerber –82.2%, Chanell Dreyer –81.7%, Regardt du Plessis – 81.3%,
Ryk van Romburg – 81.3%, Nicola Jordaan – 81.1%, Liza Viljoen 80.7%,
Abigail Buckenham 80.7%, Caitlin-Ann Botes – 80.6% and Raquel Bullough – 80.2%.

Furthermore, 140 out of the total of 177 candidates (79%) achieved a Bachelor Degree pass (university exemption).

 

 

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