Kapsabet High School is a boys’ national school located in Kapsabet, Nandi County, Kenya, about 40 kilometres from Eldoret town.
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The school was founded in 1925 as the Government African School (GAS). It is one of the oldest high schools in the country. The school was established to cater for African students at a time when schools were still segregated by the British colonialists.
The school has undergone many transformations over the past century and the old school campus where the school stood at first is now used as a primary school, Kapsabet High Primary School .
School Motto: Strive to Excel
OUR MISSION: To be the Top School in Kenya.
MISSION STATEMENT: The mission of Kapsabet High School is to provide distinctive educational services in a learner-friendly environment where all students achieve their full potential; in pursuit of excellence, we uphold professionalism.
School VALUES: Industry and Integrity
The school has consistently been ranked among the top schools in Kenya. It was ranked 8th nationally in the 2017 KCSE examinations, in 2016 it was ranked 5th, 2014 it was ranked 2nd and in 2013 it was ranked 4th.
The school has consistently been ranked among the top schools in Kenya. It was ranked 8th nationally in the 2017 KCSEexaminations,in 2016 it was ranked 5th,2014 it was ranked 2nd and in 2013 it was ranked 4th.
The school’s current principal is Kipchumba Maiyo and the board of management (BOM) is chaired by retired Lieutenant General Augustine Cheruiyot.
With an alumni network of more than 10,000 students, Kapsabet has produced alumni in different fields including top leaders in Kenya. Some of its notable alumni include:
Nicholas Biwott – businessman and former Cabinet Minister
- Kipruto Rono Arap Kirwa – former Cabinet Minister
- Henry Kosgey-former Cabinet Minister and Member of Parliament
- Daniel arap Moi – Second President of Kenya
- William Ruto – Deputy President of Kenya(Incumbent)
- Stephen Sang – 2nd and current Governor of Nandi County, former Senator Nandi County
- Kimaiyo Arap Sego – Lawyer, former Member of Parliament, Tindiret Constituency and former Minister of commerce
- Julius Yego – 2016 Olympics javelin silver medalist; 2015 IAAF javelin world champion
Kapsabet High School Contacts (Address, Location, Email, Telephone and Website)
School Name: Kapsabet Boys High School
Physical Location: Eldoret-Chavakali Road
Address: P.O. Box 10, Kapsabet 30300
School Category: public
School Code: 29500006
Phone Number: 053-52007
Kapsabet Boys High School Website
Girls and Boys Scouts:
Kapsabet Boys High School Facilities
About School fees structure:
For questions about the school fees structure visit the principal’s office to make inquiries.