2018 National Science and Maths Quiz will have eleven schools from the Western Region after a two day regional qualification program held at the Ghana National Association of Teachers(GNAT) Hall, Fijai.
2012 Winners and 7th ranked best school in the competition, Ghana Secondary Technical School(GSTS), 2017’s quarter finalists Archbishop Porter Girls Senior High School(APGSHS) and Takoradi Senior High School(TADISCO) qualified without going through any qualification system based on past records at the NSMQ.
Six competitions were held on Monday and Tuesday, 5th and 6th of February, six winners from the respective competitions to snatch a place in the National finals.
Full list of Winners
Contest 1 – Ahantaman Girls SHS
Contest 2 – Nkroful Agric SHS
Contest 3 – Bompeh SHTS
Contest 4 – Nsein SHS
Contest 5 – Sekondi College
Contest 6 – Fijai SHS
St Mary’s Boys and Fiaseman Senior High School snatched the two slots for the best runner up positions to complete the full list of eleven schools to represent the Western Region.
Eleven Schools failed to turn up for the competition. Surprisingly St. John’s School didn’t turn up.
Some intriguing numbers
46 – Sekondi College had the most points(46) accumulation after four rounds.
4 – Daboase SHS got the least points(4) after four rounds.
3 – GSTS, TADISCO and APGSHS were the seeded schools that didn’t go through the regional competition.
List of Schools that didn’t turn up for the competition.
Contest 1 – St Joseph’s Senior High School
Contest 2 – Benso Senior High School
Contest 3 – Queen’s Girls Senior High School
Sefwi Bekwai Senior High School
Bia Senior High Technical School
Contest 4 – Dadieso Senior High School
St. Augustine’s Senior High School
Contest 5 – Bibiani Senior High Technical School
Huni Valley Senior High School
Juabeso Senior High School
Contest 6 – Tarkwa Senior High School
Asankragwa Senior High Technical School
St. John’s School
Contest 7 – Boadi Senior High School
Axim Girls Senior High School
Amenfiman Senior High School
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