Wa Senior high school has a current total students population of about 2, 000 with about 70% of the students being males. It is undoubtedly one of the best in the region and is second to Lawra senior high in terms of student population in the region. It has numerous educational facilities which include a world standard science laboratory, a library and so many others. The upper west french center is located in the school so french students have no problem. Aside the school’s science laboratory, the regional laboratory is also located in the school’s campus. The teaching staff is numbered 97 of which most are WAEC examiners.
The school is noted for success in the WASSCE examination. And have produced some of the leading members of the land. Notable among them include the current Health Minister and the MP for Nadowli Kaleo constituency, Hon. S.K Albin Bagbin, the current deputy speaker of parliament and the MP elect of Wa central constituency, Hon. Rasheed Pelpuo, the current President of the Ghana football Association (GFA), lawyer Kwesi Nyantakyi and so many other more. The motto of the school is ‘knowledge and Service’ which is very visible when you come into the school campus. Not very popular in the southern sector of the country, but makes a very big name in the northern sector. With no iota of doubt, one of the best in northern Ghana.
Post office Box 79, Wa, Upper West, Ghana