2. Mentego Bay High school for Girls
Montego Bay High School was established in 1935 by the Government of Jamaica because the parish of St. James had no high school for girls. It was the first Government owned high school for girls to be established on the island. The school is controlled by the Ministry of Education with a local Board of Management.
It has emerged as the second best girls high school on this years edition of “the best girls high schools in Jamaica.”
The school has maintained a record of academic excellence and the results in external examinations regularly exceed the national average. On several occasions, students have been awarded for outstanding performance in the CXC examinations. There is no longer a sixth form as the ‘A’ Level classes and the Commercial Sixth were transferred to the Montego Bay Community College when it opened in 1978. The school boasts an exceptionally strong program of extra-curricular activities and musical aptitude spearheaded by some the most dedicated teachers in Jamaica. The school has the capacity to house over nine hundred students. Mr. Gairy Powell is the Acting Principal.
The school has maintained an outstanding level of academic excellence and the results regularly exceed the national average particularly in the CXC examinations.
Address: Union St, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Phone: +1 876-952-2574
1. Immaculate Conception High School
Immaculate Conception High School (ICHS) is a Roman Catholic High School for girls in Saint Andrew Parish, Jamaica. About 1600 girls are enrolled.
It emerged as this years best performing Girls Schools in Jamaica.