Wankan Academy comprises a mixed Day & Boarding primary school, a Girls' only Boarding High school a P1 Teachers training colleg all located at Ruiru behind the Kenyatta University, Ruiru campus. It also emcompasses a Dy Primary School in Zimmerman, Nairobi.
Sinceinception, Wankan has continued to excel in both academics and the co-curricular activities. We have always achieved a mean grade of 'A' making us remain a top school inThika District. The school won the coveted presidential music award in 1997 and has twice produced Master and Miss Enviroment in theAfrican Fund for Endangered Wildlife (AFEW) Kenya sponsored Environmental Awareness competition.
To be a preferred institution committed to Christian morals and academic excellence.
To provide quality education aimed at producing all round individuals with a strong christian foundation able to face life challenges.
With the slogan 'ONE CAN'from which the school's name stem, we seek to identify every pupils potential and talents. Our policies, programmes and activities are fomulated in realization and recognition of individual gifts and talents. We strive to bring out the best of these for moral and academic excellence. Our classes are small with 25-30 pupils each.
We also train learners onresponsibility and leadership even as we encourage self-discipline. It is our belief taht once a learner is helped to stay focused, remain exemplarily self-disciplined, hardworking, active and research oriented , sky can be the only limit since One Can.
These include spacioues classromms in very attracticeserene environment, well-equippedcpmputer and science labs, modern swimming pool, clinic with a resident nurse, state of the art dinnig hall and a well-maintained buses for transport.
Our boarding facilities make the school a 'home away from home' since comfort is fully guarantee. We have spacious self contained cubile dormitories fully installed with water and electricity. Warm water is always available and the standby automatic generator is a major power backup in case of blackouts. We have our own borehole.
To mould learners to be all round citizens, we strictly ensure active participation in games and ckubs. Here below are some of the games, clubs and societies:
|* Environmental Club|
|* Netball||* Wildlife Club|
|* Chess||* Scouts Association|
|* Scrabble||* Research Club|
|* Table Tennis||* C.U./C.A.|
|* Swimming||* Creative Writing|
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