Achimota and Holy Child Senior High schools have been eliminated from the 2016 National Science and Maths Quiz (NSMQ.
This was after Nifa Senior high school beat the two schools at the end of the contest to qualify for the quarter final stage of the competition.
These were the scores at the end of the contest:
Nifa SHS - 53pts
Achimota SHS - 49pts
Holy Child School - 45pts
The quarter-finals and semi-finals will start on June 23 and June 27 respectively with the finals of the 2016 National Science and Maths Quiz scheduled for Wednesday, June 29, 2016.
Prempeh College from the Ashanti Region won the 2015 edition of the National Science and Maths (NSMQ) quiz.
The quiz, which initially involved only 32 schools now has 135 schools from all parts of Ghana participating.
The aim of the National Science & Maths Quiz is to promote the study of the sciences and mathematics, help students develop quick thinking and a probing and scientific mind about the things around them.