By Alex Boye
Bright Senior High School at Akyem Kukurantumi in the Eastern Region has been vindicated following another exceptional performance in the 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).
WAEC on August 8, 2020 relocated the examination center from the campus of Bright Senior High School to Ofori Panin Senior High School over misconduct on the part of students.
The relocation of the examination did not anyway affected the performances of the students in the examination as all the students who registered for the examination passed with distinctions.
Analysis of the provisional results for 2021 WASSCE indicate that 80% of the about 800 candidates presented garnered”8As ” to ”5As” in various subjects while those who
had 4As to 2As represent 15%.
Candidates who had only one grade “A” are 5%.
According to the management of the School, in terms of percentage passes the school had 100% overall pass.
In English Language subject specific,
42% of the candidates had A1 while 37% secured B2. Candidates who had B3, and C4-C6 were 16% and 5% respectively.
98% of the candidates had A1 in core mathematics whilst 1.2% had B2.
0.5% had grade B3 while 0.3% grade C4- C6.
With regards to Integrated Science ,99% of the candidates secured grade A1, while 0.4 % had B2. A proportion of 0.1% had grade B3 whilst the rest had C4 to C6.
Social studies were also a subject almost all the candidates presented performed incredibly well with 99% securing grade A1 according to the provisional results released by WAEC.
Candidates who had B3% in the subject were 0.6%. Additionally ,0.1% of the candidates had B3 while 0.3% secured grade C4 to C6.
The Sterling performance of the students manifested in their elective subjects as many of the students securing grade A1 to B3.
The Administrator of the School Jones Yeboah, at a news briefing said, “following the unfortunate incident which happened in 2020. We lost our Examination center status hence WAEC relocated our center to OPASS. We believe it was a challenge for us to prove to the world that indeed our excellent performance in WASSCE over the years have been purely on merit of investment into quality tuition ,ICT and Science laboratory and human resources i.e. qualified teachers who are committed to go the extra mile to meet the needs and understanding of our students”.
” In Bright Senior High School, we believe quality education is multifaceted therefore we approach education with all these in mind to ensure that academic excellent is achieved. This feat manifest at the tertiary level where our students are admitted” he stated.
He further disclosed that the school believe their exclusive inclusion in the National Science and Maths Quiz (NMSQ) Competition in 2022 is yet another opportunity for the school to prove its academic might.
Bright SHS is a private Secondary school in Akyem Kukurantumi in the Abuakwa North Municipality in Eastern Region.
The school continue to receive many students due to its consistently excellent academic performance and conducive education environment.
The vision of the school is to become a center of academic excellent and talent development. Owing to this, the school is exploring opportunities for strategic partnerships abroad to secure scholarships for its best students.
The school is also in engagement with partners to develop talents of students in various disciplines and professions including acting, singing, sports, arts, IT programming among others as part of extra curriculum activity to increase students entrepreneurial and employability opportunities. One of the student’s Result