Top 10 Renowned Senior High Schools in Greater Accra


Education is the key to success, Education has change the thinking of many people in our society today and has also transformed the lives of most citizens in our country, for you to hold a higher public office you must be highly educated. So therefore education is the backbone of our dear nation and over the years our educational system has proven to be one of the best in the African continent.

So therefore I present Arguably to the Top 10 Public Senior schools in Greater Accra

Presbyterian Boys’ Secondary School

Presbyterian Boys’ Secondary School (PRESEC ) is a secondary boarding school for boys, in Legon. It was founded in 1938.

Achimota Senior High School

Achimota School, formerly Prince of Wales College and School, Achimota, later Achimota College, now nicknamed Motown, is a co-educational boarding school located at Achimota in Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana. 

Song: “From Gambaga to Accra”

Houses: 17

Founders: James Emman Kwegyir Aggrey, Gordon Guggisberg, Alec Garden Fraser

Founded: January 28, 1927

St. Thomas Aquinas Senior High School

St. Thomas Aquinas Senior High School is a Ghanaian public day senior high school for boys in the Osu, district of Accra in the Greater Accra Region. The school is currently located in Cantonments, a suburb of Accra.Founded: January 15, 1952

Color: White

Accra Academy

The Accra Academy was the first private academy to be established in the Gold Coast, present-day Ghana. Founded: July 20, 1931

Mascot: Lion

School district: Accra Metropolis

Colors: Blue, Yellow

Accra Girls Senior High School

Accra Girls Senior High School is an all female second cycle institution in Accra in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. and operates as a non-denominational day and boarding school.

Motto: Aim High

Founded: September 30, 1960

School district: Accra Metropolis

Colors: White, Green

Labone Senior High School

Labone Senior High School is a public senior high school located in Labone in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. Founded: 1949

Motto: “Primus Semper Aurora” (Always First At Dawn)Colors: White, Navy blue

Wesley Grammar Senior High School

Wesley Grammar School is a co-ed school, founded in 1956, in Accra, Ghana.Notable Alumni includes Rebecca Akufo-Addo – First Lady of Ghana, wife of Nana Akufo-Addo

presbyterian senior high school, Osu

The Presbyterian Secondary School, Osu was established in 1956 in one of the Old Basel Missionary Buildings at the foot of Kuku Hill of Osu. 

Motto: Virtute Omnia Inferiora

Colors: White, Blue

Accra High School

Accra High School is a High school located in Accra, Ghana in West Africa. 

Motto: Redimentes Opportunitatem

Founder: James Thomas Roberts

Founded: August 17, 1923

Color: ⬛️⬜️

Accra Wesley Girls Senior High School

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