Best Secondary Schools in Nyeri County

This article provides a list of the best secondary schools in Nyeri County, their school code, and contact information. Nyeri County is among the counties with high numbers of learning institutions of all levels. Many high schools in the county make it to the top 100 best-performing schools nationally.

Best Secondary Schools in Nyeri County

1. Nyeri High School

Nyeri High School is a boys’ national public school in Nyeri town. It was established in 1924 and has a long history of academic excellence. Steered by the motto, ‘Elimu Ni Ushindi,’ Nyeri High School has continuously posted exemplary national examinations (KCSE) results.

The school produces many students that join higher learning institutions through the University Placement Board. It has modern facilities, including a library, science labs, computer labs, and sports facilities. The school has consistently achieved a mean (B-) grade in the national examination in the last three years. The school attracts and admits talented students nationwide every academic year.

Contact Information

Website: https://nyerihigh.sc.ke

Address: P.O. Box 337 -10100 Nyeri

Phone No.: +254 020-2327393

Email: info@nyerihigh.com

School Code: 08202001

Best Secondary Schools in Nyeri County
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2. Kagumo High School

Kagumo High School is a boys’ national public school located between Kirichu and Kiganjo at Kagumo near Karatina along the Nyeri-Nairobi road. It was established in 1928 and has a reputation for academic excellence. The school strongly focuses on STEM and has well-equipped science and computer labs.

It also has a range of extracurricular activities, including music, drama, sports, and clubs. The school’s population of 1285 students has risen throughout the years due to its remarkable academic achievement. Guided by its mission to nature boys into men of consolidated intellect, Kagumo High School has a record of high education standards, achieving a mean score of  9.78 (B+) in the recent national examinations (KSCE).

Contact Information

Website: https://kagumo-high.vercel.app/

Address: P.O Box 69840 Kiganjo

Phone No.: +254700570450

Email: kagumohigh@gmail.com

School Code: 08200007

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3. Bishop Gatimu Girls Ngandu

Bishop Gatimu Ngandu Girls High School, popularly known as BG or BeeGee, is a girls’ national public secondary school located in Ngandu, Nyeri County, Kenya. The school was founded in 1960 by Bishop Caesar Gatimu in Karatina, Nyeri County.

The school strongly focuses on academic excellence, with many students consistently scoring high grades in the national examinations. It offers various subjects, including sciences, humanities, and vocational courses. The school has modern facilities, including a well-equipped library, science labs, computer labs, and sports facilities.

It also has a range of extracurricular activities, including music, drama, sports, and clubs. Bishop Gatimu Girls High School is known for its strong discipline and high moral standards, instilled in the students through a well-structured mentoring program. The school’s “Discipline, Hard work, and Integrity” motto reflects students’ behavior and academic performance. The school has a committed and experienced teaching staff who work hard to ensure stude