By Eunice Tekie Tei, GNA
(E/R), Sept. 22, GNA - The Kwahu West Municipal Assembly has cut sod for the
commencement of construction of a six- unit classroom blocks with ancillary
facilities for two public schools to help create an enabling environment for
which are being funded by GETFUND, are expected to be completed in six months.
Each of the
projects when completed would consist of a head teacher’s office, store rooms,
toilet facilities and a teacher’s common room.
schools are the Aprahwiem M/A and Kwahu Oda M/A Basic schools all in the
ceremonies held to commemorate the programme, Mr Yaw Owusu- Addo, the Municipal
Chief Executive, said the gesture formed part of the government’s efforts to
provide quality education to the people in the municipality and the country at
creating conducive environment for effective teaching and learning has remained
the assembly’s topmost priority and gave the assurance that the assembly would
continue to provide more educational infrastructure in communities across the
said the assembly chose the two schools for the project because the schools
currently hold classes in dilapidated structures that have not seen any major
renovations for many years.
parents not to allow their wards to stay at home during weekends but rather
allow them to attend weekend classes initiated by the assembly to help improve
performances of students who sit for the Basic Education Certificate
the hope that with the provisions of the facilities to the schools, it would go
a long way to promote quality education delivery in the municipality.
Acheampong, the Aprahyiem Odikro, applauded the assembly for extending
development projects to the area but pleaded that the assembly a provide toilet
facility for the community to help deal with the issue of open defecation.
community members to monitor the project to ensure its early completion.