WASSCE to go on smoothly – Headteacher Temasco

Mr Emmanuel Kobina Baidoo, Headteacher, Tema Senior High School (Temasco), says the necessary health protocols have been put in place to enable final year students write the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) smoothly.

Final year Senior High School students (SHS) in Ghana on Monday commenced their WASSCE across the country amid the Coronavirus pandemic.

Mr Baidoo, speaking to the Ghana News Agency (GNA), said the school authorities had put in place the necessary measures to enable the students write the examination without any anxiety.

Check This Out:  Napo suggests locking down Oforikrom over alarming coronavirus cases

He said, “today we have 89 students writing the visual arts subjects and we have put in place the necessary protocols, the social distancing, washing of hands and we have our external health advisor going round to find out if we have put in place the necessary protocols for the students to write their exams in comfort without any anxiety.”

He revealed that the school on Friday, July 17, 2020 organized an interactive session between chief examiners and examiners of the various core subjects and students to prepare them for the examination.

He also mentioned that a psychologist was invited to talk to the students in order to prepare them psychologically.

Check This Out: Private schools have suffered immeasurably under coronavirus – GNACOPS

He said, “we have prepared the students adequately, monitored their morning and evening preps so we believe that our students are going to do very well because all the necessary attention we have to give them to write and pass well have been put in place so we are sure they will come out with flying colours.”

The Headteacher stated that the school had not recorded any positive case of COVID-19.

He said, “it’s a matter of observing the necessary protocols because our lives are in our hands so that is what we have made them to understand and I think they are adhering to the advice and going by the protocols.”

According to him, the school presented 625 candidates for this year’s WASSCE.


Check This Out:  JUST IN: NPP National Youth Organizer sends 2020 campaign to SHS Campuses

Source: GNA


Get the Ghana Education Service New Standard – Based Scheme of Learning (SOL) HERE

Get the Ghana Education Service New Standard – Based Curriculum HERE

Get the  WAEC Marking Schemes HERE

Get the NaCCA/GES Standard -Based Lesson Plans HERE

Get the WAEC BECE, WASSCE, NTC Licensure Exam and Teachers’ Promotion Exam Past Questions HERE

Discover more from EducationGhana

Subscribe to get the latest posts to your email.

What's your take on this Latest Development?