OKUAPEMMAN SCHOOL, AKROPONG-AKUAPEM
The School’s vision takes its roots from GES’s vision which is: “Charged with the responsibility of implementing the pre-tertiary aspects of the goals of the Ministry of Education (especially with regard to Secondary School Education) in order to achieve a high quality pre-tertiary education and training relevant to the manpower need of the country. The School aims at producing HONEST, KIND and DILIGENT Scholars who serve as models for others.
The School’s Mission is in conformity with that of GES which is: “To provide relevant education to all Ghanaians at all levels to enable them to acquire skills that will assist them to develop their potential”.
3. SCHOOL CREST AND MOTTO:
SEMPER PRIMUS – ALWAYS FIRST
4. BRIEF HISTORY OF INSTITUTION:
i. Name of Institution: Okuapemman School
ii. Year of Establishment: 1957
iii. Location: Akropong-Akuapem
v. Important School dates: The 1st Saturday in February every other year.
Founders Day: 8th February every year
vi. Status: Day and Boarding, with Visually Impaired Students making the school an Integrated School.
5. SCHOOL FACILITIES:
i. Classrooms for 28 streams
ii. Laboratory for Science
iv. Government approved text books
i. A field for athletics and games
ii. A small field for hockey and Volley ball programmes.
6. ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES:
A. Agriculture Science: General Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
B1 Accounting Option: Business Management, Business Mathematics and Principles of Costing, Principles of Accounting, Economics and Mathematics.
B2 Secretarial Option: Business Management, Typewriting, Clerical and Office Duties (COD), Principles of Business Mathematics and Costing, Economics and Mathematics.
D1 Visual Arts Option: General Knowledge in Art (GKA), Graphic Design, Ceramics and Economics.
D2 Home Economics Option: General Knowledge in Art (GKA), Management in Living, Foods and Nutrition, Clothing and Textiles, Economics, French, Chemistry and Biology.
E. General Programme:
E1 Science option: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and Geography.
E2 Arts Option: Literature in English, French, Ghanaian Language (Akuapem Twi), Christian Religious Studies (CRS), Geography, Economics, History, Government and Mathematics.
7. CO-CURRICULA ACTIVITIES:
Athletics, Games, Clubs and Societies
- 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