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Who Produces the Best Senior High Schools In Ghana ; Catholics, Presbyterians Or Methodist?

The contribution of missionaries schools in Ghana's education far precedes it's names. Presbyterian Church has produced some great Senior High Schools. Catholics also have a good reputation of producing discipline SHS and Methodist Church also can boast of giving Ghana best academicians from SHS.

Yet who is the best among them in terms of their SHS.

Firstly We look at some of the top schools under each church and then we look at their performance in the science and Maths Quiz.

Presbyterian Senior High Schools

They have established 25 senior high schools according to

Some of the reputable Presbyterian SHS are

1. Presbyterian Senior High (Presec) Legon: It is located in Accra and is an all boys school. They are known for their incredible performance in the National Science and Maths Quiz. They even won the 2020 edition of this prestigious quiz. In all they have won 6 out of the NSMQ. 

2. Presbyterian Senior high school Abetifi

3. Presbyterian Senior High School - Osu Presec

Catholic Senior High

Some of the reputable catholic senior high schools are,

1. Prempeh College: It is a public secondary boarding school for boys located in Kumasi. It was the first school to win the National Science and Maths Quiz in 1994 and 1996. The College also won the 2015 and 2017. 

2. Opoku Ware School (Boys): It is often referred to as OWASS. They are also located in Kumasi. They have won 2 National Science and Maths Quiz.

3. St. Augustine’s College: It is an all-male academic institution located in Cape Coast. The college won the finals of the 2019 edition of the Ghana National Science and Maths Quiz. This was the second time the college had emerged winners of the competition, after having won it for the first time in 2007.

4. St. Peter's Senior High School: Also called PERSCO, is boys' senior high school in the Eastern Region. They have won 3 throphies of the NSMQ. 

5. Pope John Senior High School and Minor Seminary: The school won the National Science and Maths Quiz in 2013. It is located in Eastern Region.

Methodist Schools

1. Mfantsipim SHS : It is an all-boys boarding secondary school in Cape Coast, they were the winners of the 1999 and 2014 editions of the National Science and Maths Quiz.

2. The Wesley Girls High School (WGHS):It is located in Cape Coast. They have been to the finals of NSMQ once.


Although Presbyterian Senior High (Legon Presec) have won 6 of the NSMQ but more catholic schools have won it more than any different school.

Based on the above criteria of the NSMQ, the best Senior High Schools in Ghana is produced by the Catholics.

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