Mt. Kenya Academy



Mount Kenya Academy Senior School has successfully prepared students for Cambridge IGCSE examinations for several years. We hope to build on this to guide learners towards realizing their full potential in the AS and A level course.

Cambridge Advanced  Level qualifications are accepted by  Universities globally.


  • Excellent examination results with 100% pass rate in most subjects.
  • Affordable quality education to graduate world ready scholars, artists, athletes and leaders.
  • Passionate ,seasoned and committed educators who believe that all learners can thrive in a safe, supportive and positive environment.
  • We provide a wide range of subjects covering Sciences, Humanities and Languages.
  • Committed to equip the future leaders with key skills and values that form a strong foundation in life.
  • Established student support services, including around the clock wellbeing support, sports and careers advisory and advancement.
  • MKA is Certified as a Cambridge Centre of excellence and provides a range of leadership and entrepreneurship opportunities to students through programs such as Presidential Award scheme, Community service ,Microfinance, Coding and Robotics.
  • Global collaboration opportunities to go for the Westminster schools in US and Ardingly college in UK.
  • An established sports program that helps nurture talent in swimming, soccer, volleyball, handball, golf, basketball, chess and tennis through professional coaching.
  • A Music program that offers lessons in voice, piano, violin, guitar , drums  with a strong band and orchestra.
  • A strong Alumni that is in diverse careers forming  part of a caring and supportive MKA family. Their stories are  testimony of how we have lived the founders dream of nurturing leaders for generations.
  • A minimum of grade B (6) in the subject opted for.
  • A minimum of five credits (grade C /5 and above).
  • Students will be expected to pick four subjects at AS and finally three at A level.
  • MKASS students who opt to join A level course shall be granted a scholarship based on performance.


Head Master's Desk

Mount Kenya Academy provides a great platform to develop independent individuals who are excellent in what they aspire to do.

The junior school provides our children with a solid foundation that enables them to propel and navigate through to the next levels of higher learning.

We focus on empowering the students to be self-motivated and confident, to support and prepare them for this journey.

At Mount Kenya Academy, we appreciate the importance of pastoral care to build the whole individual from the onset.

Mr. Stephen Matu – Head Master



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