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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

IGCSE Cambridge Students Revision Website



Coba Kellerman (Top student in the 2012 Matric examinations) with her parents