GDE admissions opened for 2023 registration on 15 June 2023, and is expected to close on 14 July 2023. Grade 1 and 8 Learners can apply now online at Gauteng Department of Education’s website, www.gdeadmissions.gov.za to secure space at a Public School in Gauteng.
ONLINE Admissions Closing Date 14 July 2023
How to register for GDE Grade 1 and/or Grade 8 Admissions 2023
To complete your registration for Grade 1 and Grade 8, you will be required to complete their registration with Certified Copies of Documents within SEVEN (7) school days. They can be uploaded to one or all the schools of application.
How to apply online for GDE Admission
Applying for admission can be done in these simple steps.
- Go to GDE Admission – www.gdeadmissions.gov.za
- Click “Register“
- Select that you are parent/guardian
- Fill in your necessary information.
Finally, you can ask GDE questions for clarifications concerning the application process. Below is the calendar, it is necessary to understand the significance and benefits of GDE admission, eligibility criteria, and important dates to keep in mind.
GDE Admissions Calendar
Online Application for 2023 Grade 1 and 8 learner admissions.
|15 June 2023||14 July 2023|
|Submission of Documents by Parents
Parents upload or submit supporting documents to all schools applied to within 7 days after application.
|15 June 2023||21 July 2023|
|Schools verify documents, provide parents with proof of receipt of documents and update applicant’s document status on the system.||15 June 2023||31 July 2023|
|Schools submit electronically signed off Online Waiting List indicating successful and unsuccessful applicants based on document verification to District Director for approval.||31 July 2023||25 August 2023|
|Placement of Learners by Schools||4 September 2023||Until all learners are placed|
|Placement of Unplaced Learners||4 September 2023||Until all learners are placed|
|Processing of Incomplete Applications||26 September 2023||Until all learners are placed|
|Late Applications||11 December 2023||21 December 2023|
Important: Parents are advised to accept each offer within 7 days; Offers of placement will be sent via SMS and can be seen on the parent’s profile on the System.