St Mary's Senior High School (Ghana)

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St Mary's Senior High School
Location
St Mary's Senior High School is located in Ghana
St Mary's Senior High School
St Mary's Senior High School


Coordinates5°32′08″N 0°13′28″W / 5.5356493°N 0.2245653°W / 5.5356493; -0.2245653Coordinates: 5°32′08″N 0°13′28″W / 5.5356493°N 0.2245653°W / 5.5356493; -0.2245653
Information
School typeAll Girls School
MottoTruth and Virtue
Founded1950
FounderCatholic Missionary sisters,Servants of the Holy Spirit
School districtKorle Gonno
OversightMinistry of Education
GenderGirls
Classes offeredHome Economics, General Science, General Arts,Visual Arts,Business Accounting,Agricultural Science
LanguageEnglish
School colour(s)Blue     White    

St Mary's Senior High School is an all female second cycle institution in Korle Gonno in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana.[1][2]

History[edit]

St Mary Senior High School was established on 6 February 1950 by the Catholic missionary sisters, Servants of the Holy Spirit.The school started with ten girls and a staff of two reverend sisters namely,the late Rev. Sisters Jane and Rosette.[3]

Headmistresses[edit]

  • Rev. Sr. Jane(1950-1953)
  • Rev. Mother Bernadette(1953-1954)
  • Rev. Sr. Pierre(1955 - 1968)
  • Rev. Sr. Mary Grace(1968 - 1970)
  • Rev. Sr. Ruth (1970-1980)
  • Mrs. Elizabeth Joyce Sowah(1980-2001)
  • Mrs. Victoria Opoku (2001-2002)
  • Miss Doris Bramson(2002 to 2017)
  • Mrs. Grace Mansa Eshun(2017 to date)

ACASMA[edit]

St Mary has an ongoing alliance with the brave and intelligent lads of Accra Academy aimed at promoting intellectual development between students of both institutions,the sharing of social gatherings and entertainment.[4]

Achievements[edit]

Notable alumni[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kwakye, Patrick Kwame. "St. Mary's Secondary School". www.ghanaschoolsnet.com. Retrieved 2016-10-20.
  2. ^ "Senior High Schools > Greater Accra Region | Ghana Schools Online". www.ghanaschoolsonline.com. Retrieved 2016-10-20.
  3. ^ "MERIZ - Brief History". www.stmarysshs.com. Archived from the original on 2016-10-20. Retrieved 2016-10-20.
  4. ^ "Accra Aca/Merries Games Draw Near". ghanaweb.com. Retrieved February 21, 2011..
  5. ^ "Sprite Ball - Basket Ball Ghana". Basket Ball Ghana. Retrieved 2017-02-07.

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