Ogalaletsang Gaobuse, top matriculant from Hotazel Combined School achieved 7 distinctions in the NSC Exams 2016. She is studying B.Com (Financial Accounting) at the University of Stellenbosch this year. She received a laptop, R10 000 and a certificate at the Provincial Matric Awards in Kimberley. Her mother, ms L Gaobuse and principal, mr DWC Beukes accompanied her.
Her average was 85% with Accounting 90%, Life Sciences 88%, Physical Sciences 86%, Maths 83%, Setswana Home Language 83%, Life Orientation 82%, English First Additional Language 80%. What makes her achievement so much more special is the fact that she comes from Magobing, a rural village 15km outside Hotazel on the Kuruman road. She was also the top Star School student for 2016 and walked away with all accolades. We salute her and know that she'll achieve her highest goals...nothing is impossible for those who strife towards excellence! The Class of 2016 achieved 9 Bachelors, 4 Diploma and 6 Higher Certificate passes.