This is a boys only national boarding secondary school located in West Pokot county. The school was started in the late 1950s where several students from all around the country assembled at the current Kitale Post office and were picked by a lorry and down the 40 km road they drove to the school. The school is where Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, the first president of Kenya and the Kapenguria 6 faced their trial in the year 1953.
School motto;Virtue and honesty.
School vision; To be an institution of academic excellence.
School mission; To empower their well being through the provision of quality learning and education.
School mandate statement; To serve as a leader in human resource transfer and placement.
Core values include integrity, professionalism and teamwork.
Notable alumni from the school include the former vice president the late Kijana Wamalwa, his brother Eugene Wamalwa, the late Rift valley PC Ishmail Chelang’a and Senior principal Magistrate Linus Limatiang’.
Chewoyet High School location;
The school is located in Mwotot sub location, Kapenguria location in Kapenguria constituency, West Pokot county, Kenya. The school is located approximately 4 kilometres from Kapenguria town. The school sits on a massive 295 acre piece of land. Neighbouring schools include St. Francis school for the blind, Psigirio Primary School, Kapenguria Boys High school, Rev. Murupus secondary school and Rev. Murupus Academy.
Chewoyet High School KCSE performance;
This school is a top scorer in exams. For instance in 2018’s KCSE, the school had a mean score of 61.719 [B].
Chewoyet High School Form one selection;
Here, form one selection is usually done via academic merit in regards to KCPE examinations. The students who have high results and selected the school as the first choice are given higher priority than others. The students are also selected on need basis.
Chewoyet High School Contacts;
School’s KNEC code; 24500022
School’s postal address; Private bag, Kapenguria 30600.
Telephone/ mobile number; 0725908499