Primary school competition in Ghana is becoming more intense. Parents want their children to attend the best primary schools in Ghana and even nursery schools from the start. This is to give them an advantage when applying to local and international high schools, as well as colleges.

Are you a parent looking for Ghana's best primary schools? I'll go over the top ten best primary schools in Ghana, where you can find them, and what they teach. Let us get started.


1. Galaxy International School

Galaxy International School, located in Cantoments Accra, is one of Ghana's most renowned primary schools. It was founded 19 years ago with the intention of providing day and boarding services to children from foreign-based families, children living in Ghana, and Ghanaians living abroad.

The school has two campuses: East Legon for the preschool and primary school, and Adjiringano for the high school. It is a science-based school with cutting-edge teaching facilities that has received 60 international honors and awards.

With 412 students from over 37 different countries currently enrolled, the school represents an excellent convergence of global cultures. You can apply in person or online, and scholarships are available for students in need. For more information, call +233 302 911646.


2. Kay Billie Klaer

Kay Billie Klaer was named after Kay Ensworth, Billie Philbrick, and Betty Klaer-Mills, who befriended and supported the band's founders, Awo and Akrofi Dzietror. It is located near American in East Legon, Accra, and currently has approximately 550 students and 60 staff. The school's facilities include an infant school, a nursery school, a kindergarten, a primary school, and a junior high school.

Their vision is to enable students to reach their full potential as visionary leaders in their respective fields, solving global problems. Furthermore, their core values include discipline, determination, integrity, and courage. For more information, please call +233 242500 751.


3. Alsyd Academy

Alsyd Academy opened its doors in 1977 with only three boys and six girls. The students passed the Common Entrance Examinations with a perfect score. Despite changes in Ghana's educational system, the school has maintained its 100% pass rate.

It is located in Roman Ridge Accra, and its facilities include a kindergarten (KG), Lower and Upper Primary Schools, and a Junior High School. Furthermore, the school currently has 59 staff members and 671 students enrolled. It has a modern science lab, a sports field, an ICT lab, and a student workshop.
For more information, call +233 302783071.


4. Faith Montessori

Mr and Mrs Oswald Amoo-Gottfried founded this well-known primary school in April 1988. Here's an interesting fact: it began as a nursery inside their residential home. Since then, its student population has grown to 660, with a student-teacher ratio of 13:1.

The ratio ensures that students receive the attention and support they require to thrive. The school's goal is to provide students with a proper and enabling environment for astute, productive, and excellent academic work. Students consistently achieve a 90% pass rate in their International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and A level examinations.

They have nursery, primary, and secondary schools with modern science and computer laboratories, a career guidance and counselling unit, a school clinic, and transportation services. For more information, call them at +233 302331275/6.


5. Alpha Beta School

Alpha Beta School, established in September 1988, is one of Ghana's most popular Christian schools. The founders, Sammy and Florence Adjepong, started Alpha Beta as a preschool in their Dansoman home with six children aged 2 to 3 years.

The preschool's success paved the way for the establishment of a kindergarten, primary, junior secondary, and senior secondary school. It has 104 staff and 768 students and is located in Dansoman Accra. French, mathematics, music, leadership, and English are among the subjects taught at the primary level.

With 23 international and local awards under its belt, it is still one of Ghana's most sought-after schools for enrollment. For more information, call +233 0302 308002 or +233 020 252 2278.