KUMACA 60th Anniversary Celebrations In Pictures
| Updated Dec 02, 2017 at 2:11pm
President Akufo-Addo cutting the 60th anniversary cake of the school
President Akufo-Addo exchanging pleasantries with the gathering
President Akufo-Addo delivering his speech at Kumasi Academy
Section of students of Kumasi Academy
Kumasi Academy Senior High School (KUMACA) has celebrated its 60th Anniversary in Kumasi on Saturday, 2nd December, 2017.
Present at the event was President Akufo-Addo who delivered a keynote address.
The event was under the theme: “60 Years of Living the dreams of Holistic Education, Its Impact On Human Development.”
Kumasi Academy which was started in 1957, with four Ghanaians and four Nigerians, currently has a total students population of 2,810. In line with the Free SHS programme, 857 students enrolled in form in September.
Students' performance in the WASSCE keeps improving each passing year. An awards scheme instituted by the Past Students Association for best performing students in the WASSCE has sparked a healthy competition among both staff and students.
These and other achievements of the school were brought to the notice of the President Akufo-Addo, who was the guest of honour at the function by the headmaster of the school Reverend Sylvester Osei-Wusu.
The headmaster of the school, Reverend Sylvester Osei-Wusu outlined some challenges of the school.
They include construction of block for flats in the school for teachers to enhance proper supervision of students, classrooms block to help reduce class sizes in the existing classrooms and vocational block.