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El Shaddai Christian School is registered as a Cambridge International Examinations Centre. Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) is a department of the prestigious University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate.


Our academic programme includes the following features:

Classes from Grade 00 to Grade 12

Approximately 20 pupils in a class (except in Grades 10 to 12 where more students are needed in the subject option groups)

Afrikaans offered as a First & Second Language subject up to Matric

Primary School up to Grade 6, with separate English & Afrikaans classes up to Grade 5

Junior High School phase from Grades 7 to 9, with Cambridge Checkpoint examinations in Grade 9

Senior High School phase from Grades 10 to 12

IGCSE examinations in Grades 10 & 11  (similar to the GCSE in the UK)

AS Level examinations in Grade 12 (accepted by HESA for Matriculation Exemption or for the equivalent of the National Senior Certificate – depending on subjects and marks)


Subjects offered include:

Travel & Tourism, Music as a subject, Physical Education as a preparation for Sports Science (depending on the demand), Art & Design, Information Technology, Technical Drawing, Technology, Accounting, Economic & Management Sciences, Xhosa (communicative) and more….

Matriculation Exemption

CIE Examination Results

Subject choice forms




Natali Frenz – top student in 2013