The Gauteng Department of Education has processed 682 142 applications since it introduced the online application process.
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has paid his respects to the youth of 1976, who lost their lives in the struggle for freedom and a democratic South Africa.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says over 188 000 parents have successfully processed their applications within a period of 18 hours since the Online Learner Admission went live.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi will today brief media in Johannesburg on the online application process.
The Gauteng Education Department has suspended the registration period (pre-load period), which started on 11 April 2016 and was expected to end on 18 April 2016.
The Gauteng Department of Education will on Monday start with the admissions process for Grade 1 and 8 for the 2017 academic year.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says the department will this year implement the Secondary School Improvement Programme (SSIP) to provide additional support to Grade 12 learners in 460 township schools.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has announced that as from next week, all the 2016 Grade 12 learners in Gauteng schools will receive their educational tablets.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has wished the Class of 2015 the best of luck and assured them that they have the department’s full support as the 2015 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations kicked off on Monday.