Two PE matrics East Cape’s best

Zandile Mbabela

TWO Port Elizabeth pupils have been named as the Eastern Cape’s top matriculants. This has added more gloss to the city’s achievement as the top-performing district for matric results in the province.

Alexander Road High School’s Matthew Walker took the top spot while Collegiate Girls’ High pupil Joanna Taylor – a finalist in this year’s Herald Matric of the Year competition – took the second- highest honour.

Walker and Taylor both scored above 90% in all their subjects.

Danielle de Klerk of Clarendon Girls’ High School in East London was third. The announcement was made at a gala dinner in East London last night. All the top achievers in the various categories received R50000 in bursaries and trophies.


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