Three Senior High Schools (SHSs) namely Prempeh College, Presbyterian Boys’ Secondary School and Keta Senior High Technical School have qualified to compete in the soon to end 2021 NSMQ finals scheduled for November 26, 2021.
Legon-based Presbyterian Boys’ Secondary School booked their ticket to the National Science & Maths Quiz finals after beating St. Peter’s SHS and Chemu SHS in their Semi-final Stage contest on Tuesday, November 23, 2021.
The contestants representing the All Boys Senior High School and winner of the 2020 edition of the quiz won the contest with 50 points, against the 34 points of St. Peter’s School and 21 points of Chemu Senior High School.
The Volta-Region-based Keta Senior High Technical School (KETASCO) similarly in their group at the Semi-final stage of the Science and Maths Quiz beat their contenders Wesley Girls’ High School and Tamale Senior High School.
Keta SHTS after the final round scored 53 points whiles Wesley Girls’ HigH and Tamale SHS scored 35 and 31 points respectively. They have been commended by Former Deputy Education Minister, Samuel Ablakwa for the victory.
Prempeh College on their part later Tuesday, November 23, 2021, after several rounds of the Semi stage of the soon to end 2021 NSMQ contest had 61 points as against Opoku Ware School’s 56 points and KNUST SHS 34 points.
The grand final stage of the popular television Science and Maths quiz programme has been scheduled for Friday, November 26, 2021, at the campus of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
The is the first time producers of the ongoing competition are hosting the finals of the popular NSMQ in the Ashanti Region on the campus of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) campus.
The preliminary stage commenced from October 26, 2021, to November 5, 2021. Balloting for the NSMQ preliminaries also took place on the same date and One-Eighth stage to semifinals from November 12, 2021, to November 23, 2021.
A total of 119 Senior High Schools (SHSs) from the 16 Regions of the country commenced the preliminary stage divided into 8 Regions and Zones of this year’s edition of the popular National Science and Maths Quiz.