Koforidua Senior High Technical School: Location, Category, Courses, Entrance, Uniform, Photos
Koforidua Senior High Technical School, is one of the best secondary technical schools in Ghana. The school is located at Koforidua, the capital of Eastern Region in southern Ghana. Koforidua Secondary technical also called Sec-Tech, is a Senior High School in the Eastern part of Ghana. As of December 2011, the school has over 2,200 students.
The school was established in the year 1967 by Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. It was the second secondary technical school after Ghana Secondary Technical School (GSTS) in Takoradi.
The school began as an all-boys school. Girls were later admitted for the first time in 1991, but only made up 5% of the student population in 2001. Till date the population of girls has not improved, therefore many people including student think it should be made a permanent all-boys school. The school taught mainly General Science and Technical after its establishment but eventually added other courses over the years as it goes by.
Academically, the school is well-noted. The school is classed among the Class A schools in Ghana.
In 2011 the first four-year program badge of the school set an unprecedented record in making the highest passes in the West African Senior High School Council Examination (WASSCE) with a maximum of 200 students getting A+ in all eight examinations. 488 students were registered for the WASSCE and 485 students passed in eight subjects. Making the school the 2nd best in the Eastern Region after St. Peters Senior High School.
The school has made great improvements throughout the years. In 2012, the results were impressive bringing out more than 16 students scoring 8 A’s in the WASSCE examinations and many more number of 7 A’s.
The school is located at Koforidua, the capital of Eastern Region in southern Ghana.
Koforidua Senior High Technical School is a Category A school in the Eastern Region of Ghana.
The following are the courses offered at Koforidua Secondary Technical School;
- General Arts
- General Science
- Visual Arts
- Home Economics
- Technical courses
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