Matric results: IEB class of 2021 pass rate slightly increases to 98.39%

IEB CEO, Anne Oberholzer has described last year’s Grade 12s as the ‘true victims of Covid-19’, further hailing their success.

A second year into the Covid-19 pandemic has failed to knock down 98.39% of the Independent Examinations Board’s (IEB’s) class of 2021 matric pupils despite the challenges faced.

The IEB, which sets and marks the final exams for most of the country’s private and independent schools, released its matric exam results that saw the overall pass rate increase by 0.32%.

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