Shama Senior High ()

School Code: 0040111
Motto: Dzin Pa Sen Ahonya
Founded: 1991
Open Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Accommodation: Day and Boarding
Gender: Mixed
Category: B
Type: Public shs

Shama Senior High School is located at Yabiw Junction, about 3 km from Shama Junction. It is a co-educational institution founded in January, 1991 as part of the educational reforms of 1987. It started on the premises of Shama Secondary Technical Fisheries School, a private second cycle institution founded by the late Mr. Edward K. Dontoh in the early 1970’s. In 1990, the family of the late Mr. Dontoh released his structure to the community for the commencement of Shama Secondary School. The Government provided additional structures for the smooth running of the school.


To create the congenial atmosphere for the pursuit of sound academic and socio-cultural values and train students who will be useful to themselves and society as a whole.


To be a model of excellence in second cycle education, a school of choice for transformational leaders.

Awards and Achievements

Year Title of Award Position
The Civic Club of the school for two consecutive years came first in a competition organized by the National Commission of Civic Education on “Project Citizen” and “Electronic Constitution” for schools in Sekondi/Takoradi Zone -2016/2017
2016 Seven students were among ten best cadets at a leadership training programme for Senior High Schools at Asankragua
The girls have been 1st for four consecutive years in the Sekondi / Takoradi Zonal Inter School Athletic Competition, 2012 - 2015
1st place in a debate organized for Western Region Second Cycle Schools as part of 58th Independence Day Celebration


Shama in western Region