A brief History of Accra Academy School.
The prospects of new way of ‘respectable living’ and of social advancement held out by education created in the country’s youth a thirst for knowledge that remained strong and insatiable in the later part of the nineteen century.
However, educational facilities at the time could not match the youth’s enthusiasm for school. If elementary school education were grossly inadequate, those for secondary education were virtually non-existent, and nearly all ambitious young men who wanted higher education went to overseas or Sierra LeoneRead More
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The school CREST is a shield divided into four sections. In the top section. In the top section, is the sun rising from the horizon; in the top right, are three links, below these is a cocoa tree; and on the top left of this, is a palm tree. At the top of the shield, is a lion; and below is the school Motto "Esse Quam Videri"
It represents the Lion of Justice exemplifying poise and controlled power
This represents the brilliance of knowledge, dispelling ignorance and superstition.
THE THREE CHAINS:
The union of three chains stands for the Pauline virtues of Faith, Hope and Love.
THE PALM TREE:
The palm tree thrives where other trees can hardly stand. Here it represents Triumph over environmental handicaps.
THE COCOA TREE:
The symbol of Ghana's wealth. It means the proper use of wealth to sweeten the cares of life.
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