What is Grade 3 South Africa?

Grade 3 progression is based on children aged 10-11 years; Grade 9 progression is based on children aged 16-17 years. The age limit is generous.

What are the grades in South Africa?

The structure of the South Africa education system

Primary schools are generally divided into junior preparatory schools (grades 0-3) and senior preparatory schools (grades 4-7) before children attend high school (otherwise known as college) from grades 8-12.

What are the levels of education in South Africa?

South Africa’s education system is split into three levels: elementary, secondary and tertiary.

What is Grade 7 South Africa?

In South Africa, Grade 7 is the final year of primary school and is also the final year before High School as there is no such thing as Middle School in South Africa. Pupils (called Learners by the Department of Education) are usually between the ages of 11,12 and 13.

What grade is Form 5 in South Africa?

Short description of any outdated programmes referred to in the categories in the of the country-specific education variables: Sub A/B, Standards 1-10, and Forms 1-5 are old terms for Grades 1-2, Grades 3-12 and Grades 8-12 respectively.

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What age is grade 3 in South Africa?

Grade 3 progression is based on children aged 10-11 years; Grade 9 progression is based on children aged 16-17 years.

What percentage is level 3?

Level 1 is 50%–59%, Level 2 is 60%–69%, Level 3 is 70%–79%, and Level 4 is 80%–100%. Some teachers represent a perfect mark by suffixing a plus sign to the 4+ (“Level 4++”).

What age group is grade 4 in South Africa?

Age/Grade Information

Age US Curriculum “Year” South Africa Curriculum “Year”
8 years old 3 3
9 years old 4 4
10 years old 5 5
11 years old 6 6

What are the different levels of education?

Education in the United States follows a pattern similar to that in many systems. Early childhood education is followed by primary school (called elementary school in the United States), middle school, secondary school (called high school in the United States), and then postsecondary (tertiary) education.

Which grades are in senior phase?

Intermediate phase: Grade 4 to 6. Senior phase: Grade 7 to 9. Further Education and Training phase: Grade 10 to 12.

What grade is Form 6 in South Africa?

The AS and A Level courses are studied in Forms 5 & 6 with the external examinations being written at the end of Form 6 (Grade 12).

What age is tenth grade?

Year / Grade Placement

Age UK Years US/International Grades
14 – 15 Year 10 9th Grade (Freshman)
15 – 16 Year 11 10th Grade (Sophomore)
16 – 17 Year 12 / Lower 6th 11th Grade (Junior)
17 – 18 Year 13 / Upper 6th 12th Grade (Senior)

What age is 9th grade?

In the United States, ninth grade is usually the first year in high school (called “upper secondary school” in other countries). In this system, ninth graders are also often referred to as freshmen. It can also be the last year of junior high school. The typical age for U.S. 9th grade students is 14 to 15 years.

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What year is Form 3?

Years of schooling

Year Old system Age at end of school year
7 Form 1 / Standard 5 11–12
8 Form 2 / Standard 6 12–13
9 Form 3 13–14
10 Form 4 14–15

What grade is SS1?

Senior High School. (SS1-SS3) Grade 10.