Community 6 Ghana
SOS Hermann Gmeiner International College


The Mission of SOS-Hermann Gmeiner International College is to provide a school of academic excellence for students from SOS Children’s Villages from all over Africa, together with students from the host country, Ghana, in a spirit of Pan-Africanism and an awareness of the social needs of society.

The School’s philosophy embraces internationalism in its widest sense, a commitment to uplift Africa and active service to the community. Its educational mission is holistic in nature, aiming to develop all students into confident adults capable of facing the challenges of a fast–changing world, by inculcating in them critical and analytical abilities which will equip them to become compassionate thinkers who are aware of their common humanity, with a belief and pride in themselves as Africans. The College’s ultimate mission is to graduate life-long learners who are fully prepared for the best universities worldwide and who are also committed to putting their knowledge, skills and resources into developing their continent, Africa.

  • Day school tuition No Information
  • Scholarships Available Yes
  • Year founded 1990
  • Boarding school tuition No Information
  • Grades for boarding school 9th Grade/Year 10 -
    12th Grade/Year 13
  • Curricula IB Diploma, IB Middle Years
  • Type Co-ed

Admissions Information

Admissions Process

  1. Applicants register online for the entrance examination
  2. Applicants who pass the entrance examination are invited for the admission interview
  3. Successful applicants will meet members of the Senior Leadership Team with their parents and must agree to our code of conduct where they commit to sign up to our mission, vision and philosophy before offer letters are issued


  • Assigns homework Yes
  • Native English teachers Yes
  • Examinations available

School Life

  • Sports teams available Yes
  • School provides lunch Yes
  • Supervised care before or after school Yes
  • Uniform required Yes