Moi Girls High School Eldoret Details
Moi Girls High School Eldoret is a National Girls’ boarding school managed by the school’s board of management. It is a Christian non – denominational school providing the secondary cycle of the 8-4-4 system of education.
Every form has six streams. For the purpose of more effective teaching, form three and four classes are redistributed, each to make 7 streams of almost equal numbers.
Moi Girls High School Eldoret History
Moi Girls’ High School Eldoret has a long history dating back to 1928. It was first established then as a European Primary School to cater for the children of the white settlers in the then White Highlands. The primary school was later renamed Highlands Primary School.
In the 1930s, the school was moved across the Sosiani river to what is now Hill School. A teacher training college was started later in the 1930s but it did not successfully take off. The need for a girls’ high school for the white settlers in Eastern Africa saw the founding of the present school. It was opened in 1954 with the name New Girls’ High School. The school was later renamed The Highlands School.
Most of the school buildings were put up between 1952 and 1957. However, the oldest structures accommodating the Music and French departments were constructed in the early 1930s. The Highlands School triumphed both in academics and sports in the 1950s and 1960s.
After Kenya’s attainment of independence and self-rule in 1963 and 1964 respectively, the school experienced a decline in a number of students because the settlers began relocating to other countries. So In 1965, the first African students were admitted to the school through the government policy of integration.
New members of the Board of Governors that were appointed included the first Africans who in turn elected Hon. D. T. Arap Moi as the school board chairman. The school had him as the chairman of the board since then till 2007 when he formally retired.
In 1978, the school had its name changed from ‘The Highlands School’ to ‘Moi Girls’ High School – Eldoret’. This was done in honor of the long-serving board chairman who had then risen to become the president of the Republic of Kenya that same year
Vission: To be the premier National school for girls
Mission: To provide high-quality education, nurture talent, and innovation and to develop leaders for the 21st Century
Moi Girls High School Guiding Values
Moi Girls’ High school- Eldoret, in pursuit of excellence, cherish the following ideals as our guiding values:
- God-fearing: Living a moral life based on reverence to God
- Innovativeness: Ability to use imagination to develop and apply original ideas
- Focused: Having foresight and commitment to working hard and applying one’s resources to a given task
- Team Spirit: Willingness to learn and share complementary skills and to foster mutual accountability
- Excellence: Striving to stay relevant and to maintain healthy competitive standing both locally and globally
- Disciplined: Ability to make good judgment and adaptability to diverse situations
It is our commitment to nurture GIFTED 21st Century leaders
Moi Girls High School Eldoret Facilities
The school aims at providing diverse and quality resources, which will facilitate the implementation of the curriculum offered.
- The school library.
- 25 Classrooms each of capacity 40
- 5 Science Laboratories
- 2 Home Science rooms
- 1 Art laboratory
- 2 French rooms
- 2 Music rooms
- 1 Computer laboratory
- 1 Library – which can sit 400
- 1 School hall – can hold 800
- 3 Dining rooms – of capacity 400
- 9 Dormitories – larger one’s house 160
- 1 Sanatorium
- 1 Tuck shop/restaurant
- 1 Chapel – of capacity 1200
- 1 Staffroom
- 1 Swimming pool
- 2 Basketball courts
- 6 Volleyball pitches
- 1 football field
- 3 Netball fields
- 2 Hockey pitches
- 3 Lawn tennis courts
- 2 Badminton courts
- 2 Table tennis tables
- 3 T.V. rooms
- 1 Athletics field
Moi Girls High School Eldoret Chaplaincy
- Seventh-Day Adventists Group
- Catholic Group
- Muslim Group
- Christian Union
Moi Girls High School Eldoret Students Resources
- Guidance and Counselling
- Career Guidance
Moi Girls High School Eldoret KCSE Results
Individual candidates can check their KCSE results by SMS or online using an SMS number or website link provided at the release of the exam. Candidates and parents should visit the school for their official results slip. Results for all candidates and the school national, county and local ranking can also be found from the schools’ office.
The ministry of education advises parents teachers and pupils to check the KCSE result slip for any anomaly such as incorrect candidate’s name, school name and code as well as wrong subject grade and report to KNEC within a month after the announcement.
Moi Girls High School Eldoret School Fees, Account Number and Uniform
For details on school fees structure, account number and uniform, please contact the principal or the schools office using the contacts below.
Moi Girls High School Eldoret Contacts (Address, Location, Email, Telephone and Website)
School Name: Moi Girls’ High School
Physical Location: Kapsoya- Elgeyo Road
Address: P.O. Box 140, Eldoret 30100
County: Uasin Gishu
School Category: public
School Code: 26500001
Phone Number: 053 61714, 0721 969 756
Moi Girls High School Eldoret Website
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