The Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) has processed more than 350 000 online school admissions since the start of the application period on Friday.
A total of 350 207 Grade 1 and 8 online admissions applications have been successfully processed so far, the department reported.
The GDE Online Admissions System recorded a total of 151 949 applications made for Grade 1 and 198 258 applications made for Grade 8.
The call centre received an average of 1700 calls an hour related to the 2023 Online Admissions on Friday, with the GDE WhatsApp line received about 3 200 messages on the day.
About 350 calls were attended per hour, while about 7 200 enquires were recorded on Monday….
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