Saturday, July 1, 2017

Top 10 high schools in Ghana based on National Science & Maths Quiz

Ghanaians senior high schools are considered among the best in west Africa based on the result of the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE).

We bring you the top ten based on the results National Science & Maths Quiz (NSMQ), popularly called "Brilla", which is the premier quiz competition for senior high schools in Ghana.

1. Presbyterian Boys Senior High School (Presec Legon)

Presec, which is based at Legon in Accra, has won the NSMQ five times. (1995, 2003, 2006, 2008 and 2009)

2. Prempeh College

Prempeh has the NSMQ three times. (1994, 1996 2015 and 2017). Notable alumni include Former President JA Kufour.

3. Mfantsipim School

They won the NSMQ in 1999 and 2014. Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary General, is an old student.

4. Achimota School

The school won the NSMQ in 1998 and 2004. Old students include Kwame Nkrumah, JJ Rawlimgs, Atta Mills and Edward Akufo-Addo.

5. Opoku Ware SHS

The school won the NSMQ in 1997 and 2002.

6. St. Peters SHS

The Nkwatia-based school won the competition in 2000 and 2005. Beatmaker-turn-rapper-turn-singer Magnom is an old student.

7. Pope John Senior School

The Koforidua-based school won the competition in 2001.

8. St. Augustine's College

The Cape Coast-based school won the competition in 2007.

9. Adisadel College

The Cape Coast-based school won the NSMQ in 2016.

10. St. Thomas Aquinas SHS

The school won in 2013.

Click HERE to see the top 20 schools based on WASSCE