An investigation by The Standard has revealed shockingly high amounts of money being levied by public county and national schools in the country.
Below is a list of some of the most expensive schools in terms of annual fees.
1. Maseno School: Ksh 120,ooo
2. Kapsabet Boys High School: Ksh 120,000
3. Asumbi Girls High School: Ksh 108,000
4. Nairobi School: Ksh 96,000
5. Mama Ngina Girls High School: Ksh 93,000
6. Kakamega Boys High School: Ksh 93,000
7. Kapsabet Girls High School: Ksh 90,000
8. Lenana School: Ksh 88,000
9. Maranda High School: Ksh 82,000
10. Aquinas High School: Â Ksh 82,000
And a source from Vihiga County tells this writerÂ in case a parent gets a slot in a National or County school within Vihiga County, school heads give details of an account in which such parents must deposit a ‘commitment fee’ of Ksh 10,000 for the child’s space to be preserved.