Welcome to Gatanga Girls’ High School’s website. It is designed for parents,
students, Old Girls, staff, sponsors, friends of the school and prospective
A WELCOME MESSAGE FROM THE PRINCIPAL
I take this opportunity to congratulate the teachers students and non teaching staff of
Gatanga Secondary school for good work done over a couple of years .The school has
over the years continued to produce many students (girls) who have qualified for
entry in universities for various degree courses.
The school is located in gatanga Location of Gatanga constituency of Muranga
county 7km to the west from the thika centre. The school is a four-streamed school
with a student population of 800 students drawn from central and Nairobi province.
However, with effect from 2012, a fifth stream will be due to demand. The school sits
on a ten-acre plot which contains the hostels, classrooms, science laboratories, staff
houses (24), kitchen, school hall, computer lab and playing fields.
Gatanga girls is a provincial public school run by the catholic dioceses of Muranga ,
The Board of Governors in conjunction with a supportive PTA. At the school level
the management is as shown above.
The administration of the school comprises of the following: Non-teaching staff,
discipline committee, tender committee, staff welfare committee, academics
committee, careers/ guidance & counselling and co-curricular committee. With the
exception of the non-teaching staff, the others are standing committees made up of
The non-teaching staffs include the secretaries, accounts clerks, bursar, cooks,
watchmen, drivers and grounds men are there, principally to perform the respective
duties which are beyond the scope of the students.
LIST OF THE TEACHING STAFF
Mrs Angeline Kuria (Principal – CRE)
Miss Winnie Ngaruiya (Deputy Principal – History and CRE)
Mrs. Josephine Audrey Kirubi (Senior Teacher – CRE and Kiswahili)