EGUAFO-ABREM SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
General office: 0429577
To build a school grounded on sold academic excellence and sound moral standing through discipline and dedication to produce graduate with holistic abilities to meet the ever changing manpower needs of our country.
2. MISSION STATEMENT
To harness the limited material resource available and the skills of qualified and motivated staff to unearth and develop the hidden talents for potential of our young boys and girls through:-
• Self Discipline
• Dedication to work
• Mutual understanding
3. SCHOOL CREST
It symbolizes the uniqueness of the school from other Senior High Schools. It portrays the original programmes the school was to undertake. It is divided into three compartments.
It is a shield with concave sides and tapers at the bottom.
The following are the symbols in the parts and their meaning
On the top is the inscription EGASS – which is the acronyom of the school’s name.
The next apartment is divided into two equal parts. Which is the middle. The left part is a pen on an opened book. This signifies or represents the academic pursuance of the school and the community.
The right part is a coal pot: – Signifies the importance the school and the community attach to vocational training programme. The bottom part is a tree- It signifies Agricultural prgramme.
The Crest rest on the Motto “Nsiyε Ma nkunyimdzi” meaning perseverance breeds success.
4. BRIEF HISTORY OF THE SCHOOL
i. Eguafo-Abrem Senior High school
ii Year of establishment; February1991. It was founded as one of the 1991 schools dotted all over the country as result of the 1987 Educational reform, to absorb the JSS graduates from the numerous villages in the two traditional areas, Eguafo and Abrem. It was started with 20 students 16 boys and 4 girls, now the population stands at 960 students.
It is in the Komenda- Edina -Eguafo –Abrem Municipal at the North Western part of Elmina about five (5) kilometers off Ataabaadze Junction, on Accra -Takoradi road.
iv. Telephone numbers
Head’s office:- 04295777
Asst. Head’s office 04295770, 0429577
i. Boarding – The school is a boarding institution with dormitories for boys and girls
ii. Day – Majority are day students.
5. MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS OVER THE YEARS
i. Senior Secondary Certificate Examination-
NUMBER OF CANDIDATES PERCENTAGE PASS PERCENTAGE FAIL
2000 20 94 06
2002 17 100 NIL
2004 26 100 NIL
2005 38 100 NIL
2006 60 100 NIL
2007 126 100 NIL
2008 151 100 NIL
2009 202 96 4
(a) Volley ball boys (Zonal) – 1st (2008)
(b) Soccer girls (Zonal) – 1st (2008)
© Soccer boys (Zonal) – 3rd (2010)
(d) Volley bay ball girls (Zonal) – 2nd (2008)
(e) Soccer girls (Zonal) – 2nd (2007)
(f) Participation in milo games (girls soccer) – (2007)
(g) Volley ball girls (Zonal) – 1st (2007)
(a) Cross country boys (Zonal) – 1st (2007)
(b) Cross country girls (Zonal) – 1st (2007)
© Cross country boys (Regional) – 13th (2007)
(d) Cross country girls (Zonal) – 1st (2008)
(e) For two consecutive years the school has been first in the following events (girls division) 3000m, 800m, 1500m javelin in the zone one. The school was also first in 800m boys division in 2010
6. School Facilities:
i. Classrooms – Eight units’ classrooms.
ii. Laboratories – All purpose laboratory.
iii. Library – Partial library.
b. Non Academic
Recreational Grounds, etc – We have partial recreational ground.
7. ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES
Agriculture Science: General Agriculture, Horticulture, Crop Husbandry, Chemistry, Physics, Elective Mathematics
BUSINESS (ACCOUNTING OPTION): Business Management, Business Mathematics & Principles of Costing, Principles of Accounting, Economics, Elective Mathematics
General ARTS: Literature in English, French, Asante Twi, Music, Christian Religious Studies, Geography, Economics, History, Government, Elective Mathematics, General Knowledge In Art
i Parent-Teachers Association (PTA)
iii. Traditional Authority – Eguafo Traditional Area and Abrem-Berasi Traditional Area.
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