Mangu is a national boys boarding secondary school found in Juja area, Kiambu county, Kenya. It is a Kenyan Roman Catholic based National High School founded in the year 1925. It was founded by Michael Joseph Witte. The school got transferred to its new 22 acre location in 1939.
Mangu High School motto; Jishinde ushinde (Conquer yourself to conquer.)
Notable alumni from the institution include His Excellency ex president Emilio Mwai Kibaki, who was the third premier of the republic of Kenya, Hon.Tom Mboya, who was the founder of the Nairobi People’s Congress Party, Hon. Moody Awori, who was the 9th vice president of the republic of Kenya, and the Minister of Economic planning and Development, Servant of God Mr Maurice Michael Otunga. Hilary Ng’weno, who was the very first editor in Chief of Daily Nation, Hon. John Michuki, who was a four- term MP for Kangema constituency and also a Cabinet Minister, Hon. Dr. Evans Kidero who is a pharmacist, politician and first Governor of Nairobi County, Binyavanga Wainaina who was an author, journalist and winner of the Caine Prize, nominated by the World Economic Forum as a ‘Young Global Leader’ but rejected the award, Hon. Cyrus Jirongo who is a diplomat and former MP and Dr. Patrick Njoroge, who is the 9th Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya(CBK).
Mangu High School location;
This school is found in Komo sub location in Juja location, Ruiru division, Thika district in Juja constituency in Kiambu county,cenral Kenya. It is found along the Nairobi- Thika superhighway about 6 kilometres from Thika town. It lies on a 22 acre piece of land. Neighboring schools include Tumaini Primary School, Kuraiha Primary School, Thika Springs Academy, Thika Road Girls and the Grasten Academy.
Mangu High School KCSE performance;
This school is recognized for doing so well in both local and national examinations(KCSE). It regularly ranks among top 10 nationally each year. It is ranked among the top national schools nationwide in KCSE exams. It produced the leading KCSE candidate in the 2013’s KCSE. It became the very best school nationwide in 1989 and 2007. The school admits above 90% of its student through direct entry to university every year.
Mangu High School Form one selection;
Here, form one seat reservation is usually done through academic merit in regards to previous KCPE examinations. The learners who have high results and picked the school as the first selection are given higher priority than other students.The students are additionally selected on need basis where the economic background of the parents is put into thought.
Mangu High School Contacts;
School’s registered KNEC code; 4100002
School’s postal address; P.O. Box 314- 01000, Thika, Kenya.
Telephone/ mobile phone number; 020 2319804.
Email address; firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Official Website; www.manguhigh.com