'School for Quality Education'


School Theme for 2020: 'Position yourself for Excellence...' Ref: 2Chronicles 20:17



Welcome to Wanyange Girls Secondary School


The School is situated on a hill just out ouside of Jinja City commanding a breathtakingly spectacular view of Lake Victoria on its Southern wing and of the surrounding areas as well.

The school is at coordinates 00 28’59.31”N 33014'39.00"E and it is built on the highest point of Wanyange Hill; at 4430 ft above sea level. It is locted at about six kilometres North of Jinja City, two and half kilometres off the Jinja - Tororo Highway. Currently with a student population of 1,000 students. It was founded by the Anglican Church of Uganda and it is a Government-Aided school. It attracts girls; 12 - 19, from all over Uganda and from the East African region. The school runs the Uganda Certificate of Education or Ordinary Level cycle of four years and the Uganda Advnced Certificate of Education or Advanced Level of two years. WGSS offers a rich and diverse curriculum including both academic and non academic activities. Games, sports and creative Arts are also practiced at the school. Our main thrust is to produce young God-fearing, well-prepared, all-round and confident ladies who can face the world and compete favourably. + Read More

School Highlights:

We endeavour to offer a very rich and competitive academic and non-academic experience to the student who comes to the school. We pay attention to the inidividual through all our planned formal and non-formal activities within the school. You can learn more about the school through the web links below:


BREAKING NEWS on 03/09/2020!

Our 'Golden Seeds' Team came SECOND RUNNER-UP in the Stanbic Naitional Schools Championship BIZGROW CHALLENGE 2020.

Bravo Jane and the galant girls!

Follow up on the story here:


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1. Death occurred of the father of Namulondo Mutunda Bridgette S6Arts. Mr. Kyangwa formerly of Kiira College Butiki departed on 18/09/2020. We condole with Bridgette.
2. Death occurred of Joy Kwesiga S5 on 24 August 2020 in Jinja. Burial took place in Balawoli, Kamuli on 24 August 2020.
3. Death occurred of Nangobi Mutesi Jauhara S2 in Jinja. Burial took place in Musita, Mayuge on 16 August.


  • School Vision:

    We Envision an Empowered, God Fearing Girl Child Fitting in the Global Village.

  • School Mission:

    To Empower Girls with Knowledge and Skills for Diverse Opportunities Through Quality Education

  • School Motto:

    Kulwa Katonda Ne'Gwanga Lyaffe

  • Core Values:


Discipline, Effectiveness and Efficiency, Assertiveness, Customer Care, Innovativeness, Hardwork and Pursuit of Excellence.

School Slogan

'School for Quality Education'