Nombulelo Secondary School follows the syllabi of the Eastern Cape Education Department. The National Curriculum and Assessment Policy (CAPS) is followed in all subjects.The subject selection has been chosen to accommodate a wide variety of options. We endeavour to enrich these syllabi to the benefit of our pupils.

General Education and Training (GET): Grade 8 and Grade 9

isiXhosa (Home Language)

English (First Additional Language)


Economic and Management Science (EMS)

Life Orientation (LO)

Social Science (SS)

Natural Science (NS)

Arts and Culture (A&C)

Technology (TECH)

Further Education and Training (FET): Grade 10, Grade 11 and Grade 12

Grades 10, 11 and 12 complete following compulsory subjects: isiXhosa (HL) (Home Language), English (First Additional Language),Mathematics or Maths Literacy and Life Orientation.

Choice Subjects to make up seven subjects: Physical Science, Life Science, Geography, History, Visual Arts, Business Studies, Consumers, Tourism,

More Information about the specific subject selection can be found on this link

Subject Choice 2020