Top 5 private high schools in Ghana according to WAEC

Looking for the right private senior high school for your child/ward can be very time consuming. Especially if quality and affordability is your hallmark. Read below to find out the Top 5 senior high schools in Ghana as ranked by WAEC.

Studies show that most lifelong relationships are mostly fostered and built in senior high schools.

Here are 5 top private senior high schools according to WAEC without breaking your bank account and would give your ward or child an enriching experience and life skills.


This private coeducational senior high school was established in 1962 primarily for the children of the workers at the Volta River Authority. Located at Akosombo which also serves as the main campus. Akosombo International School fondly called AIS has boarding facilities which makes it an ideal solution for busy parents. Courses offered include General Arts, Home Economics, General Science and visual arts.

The morning star high school was established in 2011 by Nana Juaben Siriboe. This private senior high school promotes Christian educational in all its activities and also encourages practical hands on skills. The school has ultra-modern facilities which include a state of the art library and computer lab.


Another Christian school founded in 2000 by the Adei family and its patriach, renowned educationist Prof.Stephen Adei is considered as one of the top schools for training Christian leaders. This is evident in their motto which says for, “For God, Family and Country”. Courses offered at this senior high school are General Science, General Arts and Business.

Foundered by Dr. Richard Kofi Aseidu in 2005, St. Andrews Senior High School has grown from a one course school to include five programs namely General Science, Agricultural Science, Visual Arts, Home Economics, Technical and Business. This stride in development earned the school a place among “Grade A” Private Senior High School conferred on by the Ghana Educational Service (GES)


Ideal college not only runs a full time private senior high school curriculum but also include remedial classes, Language Proficiency courses, Mature University Entrance Exams, Workers Special Course among others. They also have branches all over the country which makes it accessible to all.

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