Thank you for considering Tema International School for your child’s secondary education. We understand the importance of choosing a school that suits the needs of your children and meets the standards that you, as parents, wish to have for their education. We hope the information on our website and admissions portal is useful, but if you would like additional information about our school or programs, we will be more than happy to help.

TIS is committed to an admissions policy that enables the school to accomplish its mission and fulfill its vision in a manner that is fair, transparent and consistent with its core purpose.

You are also more than welcome to schedule a visit at a time that is convenient to you to meet us and take a tour of the school facilities. We look forward to meeting you!

Primary School Campus

Preschool and Primary Grades

Admissions for the Primary Campus open on 1 April each year.

All admissions will be online via Open Apply:

There will be no online testing, but a social readiness screening will be required, along with a compulsory interview with parents during a school tour. These will commence in April each year on a rolling basis when applications have been completed.

Admissions in the second semester each year are dependent on vacancies.

Main School Campus

Grades 7, 8, 9 and 11

  • Prospective students are required to complete application forms online via
  • An application fee can be paid at the school or through

19 Seventh Avenue, Ridge West

P.O. Box AN 16746

Accra-North Ghana


USD: 3441000974290

CEDI: 1441000974289


Corporate & Investment Banking

4th Floor, ABSA House,Accra High Street.

P. O. Box GP 2949 Accra


ABSA CURRENT ACCOUNT(Gh¢)        060-1798808

ABSA FOREX ACCOUNT ($)                    064-1350990

ABSA- SWIFT CODE                                 BARCGHAC

  • Momo via the merchant ID 159850. The account name is Tema International School. The reference for the payment should be the name of the applicant.
  • All prospective students will take an aptitude test that does not require special preparation. An interview would be conducted before a final decision is made. Parents will be informed of the outcome of the selection process.
  • Only candidates who have fully completed the applications will be contacted for the aptitude test and subsequent interview.
  • Prospective families are encouraged to arrange a tour of the school before or during the application process.

Applications open on 1 October of the preceding year. Early applications and admissions are encouraged. Late applications will be considered, if vacancies exist.

Applicants for Grades 7, 8 and 9 will be required to provide three current term or two semester reports.

Applicants for Grade 11 will be required to provide three current term or two semester reports, predicted grade and a recommendation letter. When final results are released, applicants are required to attach a scanned copy on OpenApply. The release of final results will confirm subject selection levels (Standard or Higher).

After the completion of Middle Years Programme (Grade 10), TIS students are expected to complete the IB Diploma Programme in Grades 11 and 12. They will make initial subject selection choices during the second semester of Grade 10. The release of examination results will confirm subject selection levels (Standard or Higher).

Please note that students are not normally accepted into (Grade 10 and 12).