Full List: 135 Senior High Schools To Compete In NSMQ2017
Organizers of the annual National Science and Maths Quiz, Primetime Limited have concluded their nationwide contest in all ten regions of the country to select participating schools for the 2017 national quiz competition.
In all, a total of 135 Senior High Schools have qualified for this year’s competition scheduled for June. The 2017 contest will be the 22nd edition since Primetime started the production in 1993.
Out of the 135 schools, 108 qualified through the Regional Competitions held across the country in January-February 2017. The other 27 are seeded schools that made it to at least, the quarter final stage of the 2016 edition of the competition.
Below is the list of the 135 schools which would compete for the coveted title in June:
The aim of the National Science & Maths Quiz is to promote the study of the sciences and mathematics, help students develop quick thinking and a probing and scientific mind about the things around them, while fostering healthy academic rivalry among senior high schools.
The quiz, popularly referred to as “brilla” by many who have gone through the secondary school system is by far one of the few academic events that bring all of Ghana’s senior high schools together.