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Lenana School; KCSE Performance, Location, Form One Admissions, History, Fees, Contacts, Portal Login, Postal Address, KNEC Code, Photos and Admissions

Lenana School; KCSE Performance, Location, Form One Admissions, History, Fees, Contacts, Portal Login, Postal Address, KNEC Code, Photos and Admissions
Lenana School; KCSE Performance, Location, Form One Admissions, History, Fees, Contacts, Portal Login, Postal Address, KNEC Code, Photos and Admissions

This script provides complete information about Lenana school. Get to know the school’s physical location, directions, contacts, history, Form one selection criteria and analysis of its performance in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education, KCSE, exams. Get to see a beautiful collation of images from the school’s scenery; including structures, signage, students, teachers and many more. For all details about other schools in Kenya, please visit the link below;

LENANA SCHOOL’S PHYSICAL LOCATION

Lenana School is a National Secondary School, located at Dagoretti North Constituency in Nairobi County; Near Nairobi City. It is an all Boys’ Public Boarding School.

LENANA SCHOOL’S INFO AT A GLANCE

  • SCHOOL’S NAME: Lenana School
  • SCHOOL’S TYPE: All Boys’ Boarding
  • SCHOOL’S CATEGORY: National
  • SCHOOL’S LEVEL: Secondary
  • SCHOOL’S LOCATION: located at Dagoretti North Constituency in Nairobi County; Near Nairobi City; Kenya
  • SCHOOL’S KNEC CODE: 20400001
  • SCHOOL’S OWNERSHIP STATUS: Public
  • SCHOOL’S PHONE CONTACT: +254 708952250
  • SCHOOL’S POSTAL ADDRESS: P.O Box 30253-00100, GPO, Nairobi, Kenya
  • SCHOOL’S EMAIL ADDRESS: lenanaschool@gmail.com
  • SCHOOL’S WEBSITE:

LENANA SCHOOL’S BRIEF HISTORY

It was Founded on January 28, 1949 by colonial governor Philip Euen Mitchell in 1949. By then the school was known as ‘the Duke of York School’. The first students were briefly housed at the then British colonial Governor’s House which is the current State House as they waited for the school’s completion. The founding principal/headmaster was R.H. James.
Originally the school was reserved for white students only within the racial system of colonial Kenya, but after independence in 1963 there were gradual changes that led to the first few black and Asian students being admitted in the mid 1960s.
The school was renamed Lenana School in 1969 after the legendary Laibon Lenana who was the central human figure in the Maasai religious system and ruled around the end of the 19th century through to the early 20th century. The first Kenyan headmaster (principal) of the school was Mr. James Kamunge.

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LENANA SCHOOL’S CONTACTS

In need of more information about the school? Worry not. Use any of the contacts below for inquiries and/ or clarifications:

  • Twitter Handle: @lenanaschool
  • Mobile Phone Number: +254 708952250
  • Telephone: +254-0722977795
  • Postal Address: P.O Box 30253-00100, GPO, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Email: lenanaschool@gmail.com

LENANA SCHOOL’S FORM ONE SELECTION CRITERIA & ADMISSIONS

Being a national school, the main form one selection criterion is that one must have scored over 400 marks in the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education, KCPE, exams. Other selection guidelines that are set by the Education Ministry also apply; from time to time. Admission vacancies for other forms can be sought at the school. Visit or call the school for further guidelines.

Below is a sample of an admission invite letter:

Lenana School admission invite letter.
Lenana School admission invite letter.

LENANA SCHOOL’S KCSE PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS

The school has maintained a good run in performance at the Kenya National Examinations Council, KNEC, exams. In the 2018 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education, KCSE, exams the school registered a total of 248 candidates who managed to score a mean of B+ (plus) with a performance index of 70.333. In 2019, the school had a total candidature of 317 students.

Lenana School. Sample Performance analysis in exams
Lenana School. Sample Performance analysis in exams

SCHOOL’S PHOTO GALLERY

Planning to pay the school a visit? Below are some of the lovely scenes you will experience.

Lenana School: Student Life and Times at the school/ Pictorial View.
Lenana School: Student Life and Times at the school/ Pictorial View.

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