Aburi Girls' Senior High School

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Aburi Girls' Senior High School
Location
Eastern Region
Ghana Ghana
Information
School type Single sex public high school
Status Active
School district Akuapim South Municipal District
Oversight Ghana Education Service
Authorizer Ministry of Education
Grades Forms (1-3)
Gender Female
Enrollment Yearly
Education system Senior high school
Language English
Color(s) Yellow and green

Aburi Girls' Senior High School, formerly Aburi Girls' Secondary School, also known as ABUGISS, is an all-female senior high school located south of Aburi in the Eastern Region of Ghana.[1]

History[edit]

The school was established in 1946 with only seven students.[2]

Location[edit]

Aburi Girls' is located on the easternmost part of the ridge forming the Akuapem Mountains, about a mile to the south of Aburi.[1]

Programmes offered[edit]

Below are academic programmes offered in the school:[1]

  • Business
  • Visual Arts
  • Home Economics
  • General Science
  • General Arts

Achievements[edit]

Between 2011 and 2015, the school cleared the top awards in two categories in the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) winning Best in Mathematics and Science. Also in 2015, the school won the three top awards in the National Best School and Best Teacher Awards for the Senior High School Division for the Eastern Region.[3]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "ABURI GIRLS". www.ges.gov.gh. Retrieved 4 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Mahama celebrates with Aburi Girls School". GhanaWeb. Retrieved 4 March 2017. 
  3. ^ "Aburi Girls' SHS sweeps three topmost awards". Graphic Online. NANA KONADU AGYEMAN. Retrieved 4 March 2017.