Mount Olivet School

School Type: Private, Urban

Year Elected: 2014

Mount Olivet, located in Kumasi, Ghana, was created with the intention to help working mothers send their children to a home away from home.  The school doors opened with a single child and now they have about 600 students with 60 staff. Mount Olivet has grown to be a conscientious, caring community that puts learning needs at the heart of its operations. Their vision is to develop a forward thinking child to shape society. 

Changemaking Initiatives

  • They cultivate empathy through the curriculum in weekly themes, throughout the whole school and across age groups with activities such as their Olivet Music Academy.