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SOCIETY

Take The Dead Body Away: Angry PTA Chairman Blocks Family From Using School Premises For Funeral

File image (Dead body being conveyed to cemetery) There is a confusion at Bankyease, a community within the Effia-Kwesiminstim Municipality of the Western Region between a PTA Chairman and an assembly member. The Chairman of the Parents Teachers Association of the Bankyease Primary School, Mr. Boakye has sworn to prevent members of the community from using the premises of the school as a funeral ground.

  21 days ago ago
Take The Dead Body Away: Angry PTA Chairman Blocks Family From Using School Premises For Funeral

SPORTS

Ghanaians Heap Praises On Saddick Adams For Attending 10-Year-Old Sports Journalist's PTA Meeting

Talented and popular Sports Journalist Saddick Adams commonly known as Sports Obama on Thursday afternoon was pictured or seen with ten years old sports journalist Dominic Forbih. Boths Journalists works with Angel FM, but the latter is currently under a lifetime scholarship and in a school at the moment.

  1 month ago ago
Ghanaians Heap Praises On Saddick Adams For Attending 10-Year-Old Sports Journalist's PTA Meeting

EDUCATION

GES has sanction the Headmistress of Aburi Girls SHS for charging illegal fees from students

The Ghana Education service has sanction or interdict the headmistress of Aburi Girls Senior High School for allegedly charging illegal fees from the students. According to several reports, the headmistress by name Mrs. Alice Prempeh-Fordjour is interdicted because of charging illegal fees including teacher motivation fees from final year students.

  2 months ago ago
GES has sanction the Headmistress of Aburi Girls SHS for charging illegal fees from students

RELIGION

The PTA of Wesley Girls High School have set the record straight on Muslim students and fasting saga

Following the huge furore generated regarding a report that the Wesley Girls High School have denied Muslim students from fasting and praying in the school.Many Muslims are blaming the school and the Methodist church as intolerance to religious beliefs, and a church like the Methodist must show the way.

  7 months ago ago
The PTA of Wesley Girls High School have set the record straight on Muslim students and fasting saga

EDUCATION

Free SHS Launches Android app for Students and Parents to View and Print Academic Transcripts

Senior High Schools have been spending lots of money in printing students terminal reports. In some schools students are asked to buy self address envelopes with postal stamps for the school administration to send their terminal reports to their parents. Some of the schools were given out terminal reports to parents when they attend Parent Teacher Association (PTA) meeting.

  1 month ago ago
Free SHS Launches Android app for Students and Parents to View and Print Academic Transcripts

EDUCATION

Man, 45, mysteriously dies after one month in office

The Parents and Teachers Association (PTA) of Grammar Memorial School and the school administration, wishes to inform parents and guardians that, our Headmaster and PTA Chairman, Mr Kwofie Isaac, has been called to eternal rest. May his soul Rest In Peace, the short message read.

  2 months ago ago
Man, 45, mysteriously dies after one month in office

EDUCATION

GES Cautions Head Teachers About Charging Illegal Fees From Final Year Students

The Director-General of the Ghana Education Service, Dr. Kwasi Opoku Amankwah has cautioned head teachers of public schools about charging illegal fees from parents. His statement follows complaints received at the headquarters from concerned parents whose wards are beneficiaries of the government’s free senior high school education, a social intervention programme.

  1 month ago ago
GES Cautions Head Teachers About Charging Illegal Fees From Final Year Students

EDUCATION

Restoration of PTA Activities a rescue mission for Secondary Education.

Restoration of PTA Activities a rescue mission for Secondary Education. The current conditions in Senior High Schools  deteriorating but heads of Senior High Schools cannot voice out due to fear of intimidation. The double track system is sinking secondary education, WASSCE certificate is gradually becoming inferior to GCE A’ and O’ Level, well to do Ghanaians including politicians have their children in International schools preparing for GCE O’ and A’ level and the ordinary Ghanaian child is in limbo of double track system of Education.

  6 months ago ago
Restoration of PTA Activities a rescue mission for Secondary Education.

EDUCATION

Improved Payment Method of PTA Levies by Senior High Schools

PTAs focus on what students need to be successful in their learning, including nutrition, health, school safety, physical fitness and general well-being. PTA works with schools to ensure that children succeed. Parent Association is formally known as Parent Teacher Association has begun its operation in various Senior High Schools, as the new name of the association, it involves parents who have their wards in a particular school coming together to support the school.

  3 months ago ago
Improved Payment Method of PTA Levies by Senior High Schools

EDUCATION

Achimota-Rasta Students Brouhaha: Allow the students to complete school in peace - PTA Chairman

Dr. Andre Kwasi-Kumah, Chairperson of the embattled Achimota Secondary School has advised that should the school authorities decide to seek a redress of the case in court and even if they win, the two students should be allowed to study with their peers in the school. He said that the two students are too young and when they have such an experience, it is going to affect their thinking process and negatively affect them psychologically as they grow up.

  5 months ago ago
Achimota-Rasta Students Brouhaha: Allow the students to complete school in peace - PTA Chairman

EDUCATION

E/R: Both the MCE and Education Director have neglected us - PTA Chairman cries on death trap school

It seems the issue of educational infrastructural deficit continues to hunt the country as many schools are still battling with the challenge. A visit to Nkurakan Presby schools revealed teaching and learning is been affected due to the nature of their school blocks. The over-aged 50-year old school building has turned into a death trap, developing many cracks with some of the roofing sheets destroyed.

  3 months ago ago
E/R: Both the MCE and Education Director have neglected us - PTA Chairman cries on death trap school

EDUCATION

Noble Dr. Richard Asiedu completes abandoned school building at the cost of 35,000 Cedis

Noble Dr. Richard Kofi Asiedu, the CEO of St. Andrews Group of companies has completed a three unit classroom structure, a staff common room and an ICT laboratory for the Fosco Demonstration Basic School in Assin Foso Municipal at a cost of 35,000 cedis after the PTA made the appeal to him.

  3 months ago ago
Noble Dr. Richard Asiedu completes abandoned school building at the cost of 35,000 Cedis

EDUCATION

Review of Free Secondary Education Policy

Review of Free Secondary Education does not mean cancelation, Conference of Heads of Assisted Secondary Schools (CHASS), PTA and majority of Ghanaians have called on the government to review the policy to enhance the quality of education. Education is not all about student passing examination, students are prepared for the world, students should be taught something to be able to use it in future.

  5 months ago ago
Review of Free Secondary Education Policy

EDUCATION

Quality of teaching and learning could be best – Achimota PTA Chair

Executive of the Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) of the Achimota School has expressed that the Free Senior High School program, has somewhat, influenced the nature of training. Talking on the Super Morning Show, Wednesday, June 9, Dr. Andre Kwesi-Kumah showed that the program has taken a ton of assets, which might have helped upgrade schooling, out of the framework.

  5 months ago ago
Quality of teaching and learning could be best – Achimota PTA Chair

EDUCATION

I look forward to joining the PTA to implement change in Achimota school - Ras Nkrabea

Ras Nkrabea the father of Oheneba Kwaku Nkrabea who is a newly admitted Rastafarian student in the Achimota school situated in the countries capital, has hinted of his plans to join the Parent Teachers Association of the school in order to bring change in schools management. Ras Nkrabea in an interview with joy prime's prime morning on Thursday, June 3, believes since his child has been admitted to the school he automatically becomes a member of the Parent Teachers Association of the school.

  6 months ago ago
I look forward to joining the PTA to implement change in Achimota school - Ras Nkrabea

EDUCATION

PTA board of Wesley Girls SHS addresses GES over their decision concerning the school.

One trending topic here in Ghana lately concerns the secondary school, Wesley Girls SHS which is classified as one of the best secondary schools in Ghana.It has been noted for its immense performance in terms of their academics as a very good school.As we all know, it’s a girls’ school located in the Central Region.

  7 months ago ago
PTA board of Wesley Girls SHS addresses GES over their decision concerning the school.

EDUCATION

The students of Sawer Primary School Students Are forced To Learn In Classroom With Damaged Roofing

The students of Sawer L/A Primary School Students Are forced To Learn In Classroom With Damaged Roofing.Sawer L/A Primary School in Somanya in the Yolo Krobo District are forced to learn in a classroom with damaged roofing which is very disheartening.According to sources their school building was unroofed by a strong storm during a heavy downpour on Friday evening which was exactly two weeks before the lockdown in April, 2021.

  7 months ago ago
The students of Sawer Primary School Students Are forced To Learn In Classroom With Damaged Roofing

EDUCATION

Teachers shouldn't dress like this - Opinion

Teachers shouldn't dress like this - Opinion I visited a school for a PTA meeting and came across the class teacher of my child.We were in the process of elaborating on my child's academic abilities in the school when the headmaster introduced the class teacher of my child to me.

  6 months ago ago
Teachers shouldn't dress like this - Opinion

RELIGION

Opinion: Wesley Girls ban on Fasting: A rule grounded on false claims

These days, because of the level at which our tolerance for each other's religious views is depreciating on social media, I hardly want to write on religious issues because as expected, religious people are mostly emotional about their religion and when writing, most of the time, you see glimpses of their emotions rather than the facts.

  6 months ago ago
Opinion: Wesley Girls ban on Fasting: A rule grounded on false claims

EDUCATION

Atimpoku R/C Basic school closed down due to shit bombing.

Atimpoku R/C primary school closed down due to shit bombing. The managements of the Atimpoku R/C primary school has closed down the school after an act of shit bombing on the school premises. According to the teachers, this act have been going on for months and several complains has been made to the elders in the community as well as the Ghana education office at the said district.

  5 months ago ago
Atimpoku R/C Basic school closed down due to shit bombing.