Fijai Senior High School
|Fijai Senior High School|
|Motto||Ad Astra Per Aspera
(To the stars through thick and thin)
|Established||29 January 1952|
|Headmaster||Mr Joe Ocloo Nyamadi|
Fijai Senior High School, formerly Fijai Secondary School, is a co-educational senior high school located in the Western Region of Ghana. The name Fijai is from the native dialect "Afei Gyae Me", which literally means "Now, leave me alone".
The school was commissioned by the Paramount Chief of Essikado, Nana Kobina Nketsiah IV on 29 January 1952 with 38 students (30 boys and 8 girls). School was conducted in the buildings of the old Sekondi hospital.
The school moved to its current site in 1955 where it assumed its name Fijai Secondary School and recently changed to Fijai Senior High School.
The school emblem is an "Aquilline" eagle flying towards the sky and stars.Through great storms and lightning as the school motto indicates Adastra Per Aspera. Meaning: "To the Stars Through Thick and Thin".
We started young in earnest
In search of knowledge pure and true
And at our motherland behest
To give of our country of our best
And so we daily struggling through
to the stars 3x
through thick and thin
|Mr. K.C. Mensah||1973–1982|
|Mr. S.K. Folson||1990–1995|
|Mr. Isaac Blankson||1996–2002|
|Mr James H. Rhule||2002–2011|
|Mr. Joe Ocloo Nyamadi||2011–2017|
- "Fijai Secondary School". ges.gov.gh. Retrieved 27 January 2014.
- "Fijai Senior High School celebrates Diamond Jubilee". ghanaweb.com. Retrieved 27 January 2014.
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