Prempeh College is one of the best Senior High Schools in Ghana. The afore mentioned school which is a single sex school(boys) is located in Kumasi, has handed a two week suspension to 14 students for leaving campus without seeking permission from the authorities.
The Students were said to have sneaked out to town by scaling the school’s fence wall. School authorities said some of the culprits, who were noted for sneaking out to town to watch UEFA football matches on Television, cinemas, allegedly left campus last Friday, 12th October, 2018 after evening church service and returned around 1:00am the next day.
The assistant Headmaster (Academic) of the school, Mr. Ernest Wiafe, told a gathering of old boys of the school that the school cadet mounted a surveillance with the help of the authorities to clamp down on truants students.
He said the culprits were put before the disciplinary committee within 48hours and found guilty. The are to return in two weeks together with their parents, to sign a bond to be of good behavior and conduct. Mr. Wiafe said the students would also forfeit their boarding status to become day students till the complete school.
He commended the cadet corps for their efforts and also for helping to stop miscreants around the Sofoline Interchange which is close to the school from attacking students lately. He said the authorities were working hard to restore discipline in the school.
The Public has also applaud the Headmaster for such a great initiative. They think this will help raise useful adults in the near future. The continued to urged all heads of various Senior High Schools in Ghana to do same.