Murang'a public schools crowded due to ban on levies
"This forced some of the schools to look for other students with higher marks in KCPE to increase their chances of performing well in Form Four national examinations," said Kuria who is also the principal at Murang'a High School. Parents at Kahuhia Girls High School, were on Friday told that the institution needed a bigger dining hall extension and new dormitories to cope with increased number of students. The principal Beth Githaiga said an old classroom constructed in 1961 had been renovated to accommodate Form One students.
SEE ALSO :Murang'a budget prioritises agriculture"Kahuhia Girls has had four streams, but we have been forced to increase Form One and Two to five streams," said Githaiga. At Kiaguthu Boys in Kahuro sub-county, the Principal Wilson Kamunya said the administration is struggling to cater for the large number of students."The extra county schools have been forced to take in thousands of students who missed national schools," said Kamunya.
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