South Africa Education Facts
According to the survey made by the Department of Education in 2003 about 97% children in South Africa attend some form of educational institution. There are 12.3 million learners, 26292 schools with nearly 386600 teachers in the country. Some of these schools are independent or private and the rest are under the government.
South Africa Educational Levels
South Africa Education can be categorized into three separate levels:
- General Education - the basic education starts from grade 0 and ends at grade 12, which is completed in 13 years.
- Further Education - grade 10 to 12 is considered as further education, which includes career oriented education.
- Higher Education - Bachelors degree, Post Graduate diplomas, Masters degree, Doctorate degrees are included in Higher Education.
- Afrikaanse Hoer Meisieskool Pretoria
- American International School of Johannesburg
- Bakenkop Laerskool
- Capital Tutorial College
- Fleur Laerskool
- Queen's College