BY KORIR JUMA,/CORRESPONDENT,13TH NOV 2017-On what seems like determination to stamp out cases of exams Malpractice in national examinations a school in Nakuru has been de-registered by the government.
This is after cases of malpractices were noted at the institution during the ongoing Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) exams.
In a letter from the Ministry of Education dated November 13, Education Principal Secretary Belio Kipsang said that the closure of St Theresa Girls Senior School would take effect from December 1, 2017.
According to Kipsang, the revoking of the private secondary school’s registration has been done in accordance with the registration of private schools regulations provided for in the Basic Education Act.
The school has further been directed to hand over its registration certificate to Nakuru County Director of Education, who is also the County Education Board (CEB) Secretary.
The CEB, according to the Basic Education Act, keeps a database of all registered schools and teachers in every county.