Yaa Asantewaa Girls’ High School: Category, Location, Courses, Uniform, Entrance, Photos

Yaa Asantewaa Girls’ Senior High School (YAGSHS) is a public high school for girls in Tanoso in the Atwima Mponua District in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

Yaa Asantewaa Girls Senior High School was established in 1951 by Ghana’s first President Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. The school was founded in 1960 with funds from the Ghana Education Trust.


Yaa Asantewaa is named after the Queen mother of Ejisu Yaa Asantewaa who led a war against the British Colonialists.

Yaa Asantewaa Senior High maintains an ongoing alliance with their boys’ school, Prempeh College called Amanadehye.


The school offers the following courses;

  • Business
  • Home Economics
  • General Arts
  • General Science
  • Business
  • Visual Arts
  • Agricultural Science

Yaa Asantewaa Senior High School is a Category A senior high school and one of the senior high schools in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.





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