AKROSO SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Telephone Number: 0205169067/0243574877
With the school’s motto “Peace, Unity and Success”, our vision for the school is to inculcate in students, discipline and quality education to enhance human resource development.
To apply effective teaching, learning and proper administrative techniques to help in producing human resource
3. SCHOOL CREST AND MOTT:
The Motto of the School is “PEACE, UNITY AND SUCCESS”.
4. BRIEF HISTORY
The school, situated at the south eastern part of Akim Akroso in the Eastern Region of Ghana in the Birim Central Municipality with Akim Oda as its capital.
The school was established during the reign of the late Akrosohene Nana Kweku Afariwua IV in January, 1992, under the PNDC/NDC government.
The late Akrosohene Nana Kweku Afariwua IV has readily offered a large tract of land covering forty seven (47) acres for the construction of building of the school.
The school enrolled its first batch of students numbering one hundred and twenty two (122). The first Headmaster was Mr. J. Addo-Larbi who is now on retirement. The school was first governed by an eleven-member board of governors under the able chairmanship of Mr. Ampofo Bempong.
It is worthy to mention that from January 1992 up to date many prominent products have been turned out by the school. Some of these products are now holding responsible positions in the country.
The school’s motto is “PEACE, UNITY AND SUCCESS”. This has been clearly indicated on the school’s logo (crest). On the school logo there is a dove which stands for Peace, three heads on a staff stand for Unity and a book stands for success.
STATUS: Day / Boarding
5. MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS OVER THE YEAR:
JANUARY, 2008: first in the inter-school debate competition – (district level)
6. SCHOOL FACILITIES:
(a) Classrooms – 20
(b) Laboratories – 1
(c) Library – 1
b. Non Academic
(a) Recreational Grounds, etc.
7. PROGRAMMES AND SUBJECTS OFFERED
a. Agriculture Science: Chemistry, Physics, Elective Mathematics, Animal Husbandry, General Agriculture.
b. Business (Accounting): Accounting, Business Management, Economics, Elective Mathematics, Cost Accounting
c. General Arts: Economics, History, Government, Geography, Elective Mathematics, Twi (Akuapcm), Christian Religious Studies
d. Visual Arts: Economics, General Knowledge In Arts, Ceramics, Graphics
e. Home Economics: Food & Nutrition, Management In Living, General Knowledge In Arts, Biology
8. CO-CURRICULA ACTIVITIES
Sports and Games, Cadet Corps, Aids Awareness Club, Religious groups including PENSA, NUPSG, GAMSU, SCRIPTURE UNION (SU), Debating Clubs etc.
(i) Old Students
(ii) Parent – Teacher Association (PTA)
(iii) Traditional Authority
(iv) District/Municipal/Metropolitan Assembly
- Monday Open all day
- Tuesday Open all day
- Wednesday Open all day
- Thursday Open all day
- Friday Open all day
- Saturday Open all day
- Sunday Open all day