Kumasi High School, in the 7th quarter final contest, eliminated Wesley Girls’ High School and T.I. Amass, Fomena to make it to the semi final stage of the 2017 National Science & Maths Quiz.
Kumasi High School won the contest with 43 points while their contenders, T.I Amass, Fomena and Wesley Girls’ High School pulled 39 and 31 points respectively.
Mfantsipim School, two-time NSMQ champions have progressed to the semifinal of the 2017 National Science & Maths Quiz after beating Anlo SHS and Aggrey Memorial SHS in the sixth quarter-final contest.
Mfantsipim won the contest by a 25 point-margin ahead of their closest competitor, Aggrey Memorial SHS.
Prempeh College, three-time NSMQ champions, crushed 2012 NSMQ winners, GSTS and debutants, Aduman SHS in the fourth quarterfinal contest to qualify for the semi-final of the 2017 National Science & Maths Quiz.
The 1994, 1996 and 2015 winners put up a masterful performance to end the competition with 82 points, the highest scores this year, whilst GSTS and Aduman SHS only managed to pull 39 and 31 points respectively.
University Practice SHS narrowly escaped what would have been a painful defeat to qualify for the semi-finals of the 2017 National Science & Maths Quiz.
They won the second quarter-final contest in a nerve-wracking competition after they answered a tie breaker question to send Tamale SHS and KNUST SHS out of the competition.
Ghana National College knocked out Aburi Girls’ SHS and Archbishop Porter Girls’ SHS in the first in series of the quarter-finals to make it to the semifinals of the 2017 National Science & Maths Quiz.
They pulled a total of 50 points to send their contenders packing out of the competition. Aburi Girls’ SHS and Archbishop Porter Girls’ SHS managed to end the contest with 28 and 34 points respectively.
The Ashanti and Central Regions of Ghana top with the highest number of schools that have qualified for the quarterfinals of the 2017 National Science & Maths Quiz on-going at the University of Ghana, Legon.
Out of the twenty seven quarter-finalists, the two regions have seven schools each in the race of winning the coveted trophy and claiming the bragging rights as champions of Science and Mathematics in the country.
St. Thomas Aquinas SHS, 2013 NSMQ Champions, put up a sterling performance to beat Juaso SHTS and Bishop Herman College at the one-eighth stage of the 2017 National Science & Maths Quiz.
It was a close contest at the end of the first round of the competition as the trio displayed their dexterity in responding to fundamental questions in Science and Mathematics.
Mfantsipim School on Saturday eliminated St. Peter’s School, their longtime rival, and Kwahu Ridge SHTS in an exciting one-eighth stage contest of the 2017 National Science & Maths Quiz.
The contest was decided by a tie-breaker question after an impressive comeback by contestants of St. Peter’s School in the final round of the competition.
The University of Ghana Business school is charged as Mfantsipim School and St. Peter’s SHS; both two-time NSMQ champions and Kwahu Ridge SHS clash in the eighteenth one-eighth stage of the contest in the National Science & Maths Quiz.
The much-anticipated contest has largely been described as the “Group of Death” with the trio expecting nothing short of a win.
Mawuli School, Nsein SHS and Kumasi Secondary Technical School registered all-round perfect scores for the “Problem of the Day” in the thirteen (13th) one-eighth contest in the on-ongoing 2017 National Science & Maths Quiz.