- Prempeh College was the first school to win the competition in 1994.
- Only 11 schools out of the hundreds of senior high schools in Ghana have won the competition since its inception to date.
- Of the 11 schools which have won the competition, 10 are boys’ schools and only 1 (Achimota) is a mixed school.
- Presec Boys has won it the most. They won it in 1995, 2003, 2006, 2008 and 2009.
- Only Presec Boys has won the competition for two consecutive years (2008 and 2009).
- In terms of regions, schools in Greater Accra Region have won it the most followed by Ashanti Region, Eastern Region, Central Region and Western Region respectively. No school in Volta, Brong Ahafo, Upper East, Upper West and Northern Regions has ever won the competition.
- Surprisingly, no girls’ school has ever won the competition although there are good girls’ schools such as Wesley Girls, Aburi girls, etc.
See below for the league table of winners of the competition to date. This was used as basis for the above.
|Winning School||Number of times||Year(s) won|
|Presbyterian Boys' SHS||5||1995, 2003, 2006, 2008, 2009|
|Prempeh College||3||1994, 1996, 2015|
|Achimota School||2||1998, 2004|
|Mfantsipim School||2||1999, 2014|
|Opoku Ware School||2||1997, 2002|
|St. Peter's SHS||2||2000, 2005|
|Ghana Secondary Technical School||1||2012|
|Pope John SHS||1||2001|
|St. Augustine's College||1||2007|
|St. Thomas Aquinas SHS||1||2013|
Checked out the schools contesting in 2016 National Science and Maths Quiz.
Credit: Kwabena Boateng/GCP