Education is very important to many Ghanians because it is deemed as the key to success in life.
While education is free up to the secondary level in Ghana, quality education is very expensive.
But many parents are not deterred; they are willing to break the bank to give their children solid education.
But while every parent would want to send his or her ward to the best schools possible, there is also the problem of fees charged.
In many cases, parents choose to measure their monthly earnings as against the school fees they are supposed to pay before deciding on which schools to make their children attend.
But have you ever wondered how much the various categories of schools charge as fees?
Below is a list of the 10 most expensive schools in Ghana and how much they actually charge as fees. The list is in no particular order.
Liberty American School
The school is located at Abelemkpe on the Dadeibaa street. They offer tuition for nursery, primary and secondary levels. Students of the Liberty American School pay fees of GH¢30,000.
Roman Ridge School
The Roman Ridge School is one of the most expensive in terms of fee charging in Ghana. The school charges GH¢6,000 for tuition fees. It is located at Ridge in Accra and they offer tuition from nursery to secondary level.
Ghana International School
The Ghana International School charges pupils a sum of GH¢14,000 as fees. They have nursery, primary and secondary levels.
American International School
Located in East Legon, the American International School demands from pupils fees of GH¢40,000. The school also offers tuition at nursery, primary and secondary school levels.
Al-Rayaan International School
The Al-Rayaan International School is located on the Spintex road. The school uses the Islamic, British and Cambridge curriculum. They charge fees of GH¢15,000.
Lincoln Community School
The Lincoln Community School, located in Accra offers tuition from nursery to secondary school level. The school operates the American educational curriculum. The school fees is up to $20,000 dollars per year.
SOS-Hermann Gmeiner International College
The school operates on the British curriculum and charges fees of GH¢40,800. Located in Tema, the school offers tuition only for secondary school students.
Soul Clinic International School
The Soul Clinic International School runs for nursery, primary and secondary level. For primary pupils, the charge is GH¢2,271, while Junior High pupils are required to pay GH¢2,595.
Galaxy International School
The schools runs on the British curriculum and serves pupils from nursery to secondary school level. They charge fees of about GH¢26,000.
The school is located at East Legon in Accra and offers tuition from nursery to secondary school level as well. They operate on a purely French curriculum and charge fees of GH¢30,000.
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