Junior High School

Shaping Future Leaders and Scholars!

About Junior High School

Guiding the Transition: At McCarthy Hill School's Junior High School, we guide students through a pivotal phase of their academic journey, preparing them for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

Balanced Learning: Our approach combines a rigorous academic curriculum with extracurricular activities to ensure a well-rounded education.

Learning Environment

Our spacious and interactive classrooms are designed to encourage exploration, creativity, and early social interactions. We understand the unique needs of young learners and provide a setting that promotes growth in every aspect.

Curriculum Overview

At McCarthy Hill School, we offer a comprehensive Junior High School (JHS) education program that follows the Ghana Education Service (GES) Common Core Programme curriculum. Our curriculum is designed to provide students with a well-rounded education that prepares them for future academic pursuits and active participation in society.

The Common Core Programme covers a wide range of subjects to ensure a holistic learning experience. These subjects include:

  1. English: Developing language proficiency, literacy skills, and effective communication.
  2. Mathematics: Building mathematical knowledge, problem-solving skills, and critical thinking abilities.
  3. Science: Exploring scientific concepts, principles, and inquiry-based learning methods.
  4. Computing: Acquiring digital literacy skills, understanding technology, and basic programming concepts.
  5. Social Studies: Studying history, geography, civics, and economics to understand societal structures and global issues.
  6. Religious and Moral Education: Exploring ethical values, religious principles, and moral dilemmas in various contexts.
  7. French: Learning a second language to promote cultural understanding and communication skills.
  8. Ghanaian Language: Emphasizing proficiency in the local language to preserve cultural heritage and facilitate communication.
  9. Creative Arts: Encouraging creativity, self-expression, and appreciation for visual arts, music, drama, and dance.
  10. Career Technology: Introducing practical skills and vocational training to prepare students for future career opportunities.

Through our Junior High School curriculum, we aim to foster intellectual growth, critical thinking, and character development in our students. Our dedicated teachers and engaging learning environment ensure that students receive a high-quality education that empowers them to succeed academically and contribute positively to society.

Shape your future today!

Are you ready to embark on this exciting learning adventure with us? Explore the Early Years program and begin your child’s journey with McCarthy Hill School.