Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination results for the year 2019 were released on Wednesday evening by the Cabinet Secretary of Education, Professor George Magoha, at the KNEC headquarters. The total number of candidates who sat for this year’s exams was 699, 745 in the 47 counties. Top schools in KCSE 2019 per county The ranking of schools was scraped off by the former CS of Education, Fred Matiangi, during the various reforms he enacted in the education sector. Therefore, this means that KCSE results 2019 school ranking is not an activity that is carried out by the Ministry of Education. However, with the information on the top sub-county schools as well as the top extra county KCSE schools, it is easy to come up with the list of top schools per county.

KCSE 2019 top 10 candidates:

  1. Buluma Tony Wabuko — Kapsabet Boys (87.159)
  2. Barasa Maryanne Njeri– Kenya High School (87.087)
  3. Aboge David Odhiambo — Kapsabet Boys (87.080)
  4. Anthony Owuor Ochieng — Maseno School (87.000)
  5. Mathuri Natasha Wawira — Kenya High School (86.961)
  6. Kizito Ezra Sikuta — Moi High School Kabarak (86.960)
  7. Long’ali Chepengat — Alliance High School (86.924)
  8. Ndathi Hellen Njoki — Kenya High School (86.914)
  9. Siele Chelang’at Aileen — Moi Forces Academy Lanet (86.900)
  10. Laura Chelang’at Ruto — St. Brigid’s Girls Kiminini (86.533)

Top 10 schools with the highest number of A’s:

  1. The Kenya High -76
  2. Kapsabet High School – 49
  3. Alliance High School – 48
  4. Moi High School, Kabarak – 30
  5. Alliance Girls School – 27
  6. Maryhill Girls High School – 25
  7. Maseno School – 23
  8. Nairobi School – 23
  9. Mangu High School – 23
  10. Moi Girls High School, Eldoret – 21

Top 10 overall under-16 candidates:

  1. Kizito Ezra Sikuta – A – Moi High School Kabarak
  2. Chepkemoi Keyline – A – Moi Tea
  3. Winnie Wanjiku – A- Kenya High School
  4. Dancan Rutto – A- Maranda
  5. Tracey Wambugu – A- Maryhill Girls
  6. Faith Njoki – A- St Mary’s Girls, Igoji
  7. Marion Effie – A- Kipsigis Girls
  8. Moses Kyama – A – Alliance High
  9. Joshua Saitoti – (A-) – Nyeri Baptist
  10. Staicy Nelima – (A-) – Pangani Girls

Most improved candidates KCPE vs KCSE:

  1. Kinyua Milka Wanjiru 179 B-
  2. Mbugua Macharia 176 C+
  3. Joseph Mwangi 193 C+
  4. Timothy Mureithi 194 C+
  5. Muchai Samson 277 A-
  6. Munywoki Mwikali 199 B-
  7. Sharon Chepkoech 183 C+

How to check KCSE 2019 results

1. Go to MESSAGES on your phone and enter the index number in full followed by KCSE.

2. Send it to 20076.

The charges will be around Sh25.

Principals of the respective schools can also download and print the results of their students through the Ministry of Education online portal.