Accra High School

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Accra High School
high school
Inception17 August 1923 Edit
Found byJames Thomas Roberts Edit
CountryGhana Edit
Dem locate for de administrative territorial entity insydGreater Accra Region, Korle-Klottey Municipal District Edit
Coordinate location5°34′0″N 0°11′59″W Edit
Headquarters locationAccra Edit
OperatorGhana Education Service Edit
Street addressKenneth Kaunda Rd, Ridge, Accra, P. O. Box 155, Ridge - Accra, GA-028-4730 Edit
Phone number+233302224737 Edit
Email addressmailto:accrahighschool1923@gmail.com Edit
Official website URLhttps://accrahighschool.org/ Edit
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Accra High School be Senior High school wey dey Accra, Ghana for West Africa. Dem initially start as Boys School.

Dema History[edit | edit source]

De late Rev. James Thomas Roberts be de Accra High School founder for 17 August 1923.[1] Na school dey beach avenue for Aayalolo wey be suburb for Accra, Ghana. De school celebrate ein first anniversary for August 1924 insyd plus church service for Holy Trinity Cathedral, Accra wey ebe Anglican Bishop for Accra, de late Dr. John Aglionby give de sermon dat day. Na de school den Church of England get good relationship. De school enter dema first candidates for "College of Preceptors", "Cambridge University", "De Royal Society of Arts and Pitman's Shorthand Examinations" wey edey United Kingdom for 1924 insyd. 1926, Most of dema pupils rep Junior Cambridge Examination wey dem pass. Dat same year, Mr. Frank Roberts, de eldest son of Rev. Roberts, join de school staff as he graduate plus "Bachelor of Arts" for United Kingdom. Ein hard work help de school Academics den Disciplinary standard for Accra. 1927, de late J.O. Ansah Johnson be de first student wey pass de Cambridge School Certificate Examination.[1][2][3][4]

Dema Clubs[edit | edit source]

  • Interact
  • Amnesty International
  • Adinkra Drama Club
  • Readers, Writers and Debaters Club
  • Ghana Methodist Students Union(GHAMSU)
  • National Union of Presbyterian Students(NUPS-G)
  • Pentecost Students Association(PENSA)
  • School Choir
  • Regimental band
  • Cadet

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Accra High School: 90 Years and still going". Modern Ghana. modernghana.com. 2013-10-25. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  2. "Accra High Secondary School tops tourism quiz". Modern Ghana. modernghana.com. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  3. "Accra High School". ghanaschoolsnet.com. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  4. "Top 10 Senior High Schools In Accra". omgghana.com. Retrieved 14 February 2014.