Presby Boys Senior High, Legon (PRESEC)

School Code: 0010111
Founded: 1938
Slogan: Ↄdadeԑ
Open Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Accommodation: Day and Boarding
Gender: Boys
Category: A
Type: Public shs
Denomination: Presbyterian

Presbyterian Boys, Legon is a prestigious all-male academic institution established by the Presbyterian Church of Ghana on 1st February, 1938 at Odumase Krobo in the Eastern Region of Ghana. The school started with 16 students who were selected through special entrance examination and 4 teachers. The school moved to its current location, Legon in 1968. The first Headmaster of the school Rev. E. A. W. Engmann, a 35-year-old man, offered himself to make the dream of the Presbyterian Church to establish a Secondary School started by Rev. N.T. Clerk, the Church’s first Synod Clerk, a reality. An alumnus of the school is referred to as ƆdadeÉ› (the baobab tree). The baobab tree is a Ghanaian symbol of knowledge, resourcefulness and strength.


To equip students for excellence in academic, morIt provides a safe and secure environment, quality instruction, personal guidance, and challenging learning opportunities for all students. The school exists to equip students for a fuller life to which Christian education based on the Presbyterian traditions opens the and skill development.


PRESEC, Legon is dedicated to being the number one institution for young males in the country and Africa, an institution of excellence where students achieve their potential in scholarship, character development, civic responsibility, creative expression and Career/ Post-Secondary Preparation.

Presby Boys Senior High, Legon Anthem

Happy are we! Studious are we!
Students of Presbyterian Secondary School
Onward we march, we trudge 'along
To happy victory, to victory, to victory

Our motto is a solid bulwark propping us along

In Thy light, Thy light, We shall see light
In Lumine Tuo Videbimus Lumen
For Christian training we get
A sure solid foundation to take our places
In the future of our country and church

O come along and join us
O come along and join us
Happy! Studious! Are we!