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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


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 SGB, teachers and staff of Hermanus High School would like to congratulate the Matric Class of 2022 with their outstanding results. The school is very pleased to announce that it has a 98,9% pass rate.
More importantly, 81,1% of the candidates (146 out of 180) achieved a Bachelor Degree pass (university exemption). 
28 Candidates achieved an A aggregate, and 40 candidates achieved a B aggregate. This exceptional class of 2022 achieved an astounding 273 subject distinctions!
These results, once again, is testimony to the quality teachers and the quality education offered at Hermanus High School. 
Congratulations to each and every 2022 Hermie Matric!