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SHS Placement for 2023/24 Academic Year

CSSP Site Live-MOE/GES visit the site here.

Here is the call centre numbers, Call this GES Official Number if you have issues

How to Buy E-voucher through MOMO.

NEW.. How to do Self Placement

Update from GES

Computerized School Selection and placement System 2023 Text for Confirmation of Students’ School Choices.

Management of the Ghana Education Service wishes to inform students, staff, parents/guardians and stakeholders that this year’s school placement exercise begins with the Verification of Students School choices.

This verification process is to ensure accuracy in student’s choice information before they are placed in their selected Second cycle Schools.

Students, parents/guardians will receive SMS message from the CSSPS which contains web portal; https// and USSD short code *899*88# with 4 digit token number

The verification Exercise commences today 14th January, 2023.

Students who may have errors in their initial selection should call 0556541525 or click on the edit button available on the web portal after their selection details displayed with copy of the original selection form.

Students can also send an email with the copy of the original selection form to [email protected]

It is not a change of school but confirmation of initial choice selected.


The process has just commenced today, 14th January, 2023, if you don’t have your SMS yet we suggest you wait.

You can also contact the number provided for assistance.

Send us message in the comment section to also see how best we can help you.

CSSPS; Computerized School Selection and Placement System,

Is a system used by the Ghana Education Service (GES) to Place Junior High School Students into the various Senior High Schools and Technical/ Vocational Schools in the Country.


  1. Number of Choice of Schools to select increased to six (6)
  2. TVET Schools included are 139
  3. Compulsory Day School Selection, 120 Schools out.
  4. One compulsory Technical Programme Expunged


From the 2022 Academic Year, All JHS graduates who  gain admissions into any GES-Technical and Vocational School  benefits from the Government’s Flagship programme ”FREE TVET FOR ALL”

There are Currently 186 Technical and Vocational Schools ready to run the free programme to certificate II level.



Schools are grouped into categories.

Public SHS are grouped into

A: Overly subscribed Schools,    71 Schools

B: Averagely Subscribed Schools, 239 Schools

C: Under Subscribed Schools, 555 Schools

D: All catchment Area Day School, 865


Six (6) Subjects are used for Selection and Placement, thus Four core + Two best)

Aggregate and Raw Scores of candidates are used as well.



2022 BECE Candidates ( Regular Candidates)

2022 Private BECE Candidates ( Private Candidates)

Foreign Students( Foreign Candidates)

Re-Entry Candidates



Choose six (6) schools     1st to 6th Choice


Can select 1st to 5th choice school from combination of A B and C


Must select programme and accommodation for each selected School


Must choose a compulsory Day as a 6th  choice


Must list 1st to 5th choice in order of preference


For those who will wish to offer purely TVET programme, must choose all six(6) Schools from Category A. B, and C as Day or Boarding.


Must choose only one(1) school in Category A


Must select only two(2) schools from Category B


Can select as many as Five(5) Schools from Category C and one (1) from Category D(Day)





Select six(6) Schools of your choice  for placement and forward to your head Teacher who will also Forward them to the District or Metro Education Office.



Private Candidates must select their School choices online via

Date for selection as given earlier will be confirmed and announced when the portal is ready


Foreign students must purchase foreign student application form, fill and submit to the Director for schools and Instructions at GES headquarters, Accra.



Placement is by merit

Schools and programme options are linked

when there is a tie between candidates for a particular school, raw scores will be used to choose one.



In the event where a candidate is not placed after auto placement can do self Placement


Visits the CSSPS portal   or


Index number and pincode 

Schools available will pop up for candidates to choose from.

choose the school of your choice

Click submit

Print the Placement form


Download CSSPS School Selection Forms



Download the Updated school list

2022 second cycle register_updated . very new

Latest Senior High schools in Central Region/ Cape Coast- Best ones, all categories

Revised; Eastern Region Senior High Schools and SHTS and their Categories

All SHS Students Results and School Data; Unilynq MOE Students Info System Portal New Features

Teachers to send Ghana Education Service Occupational Pension Scheme GESOPS to Court

How to make Accurate Calculations of the 30% Base Pay increment to Public Sector Workers

GES Professional Learning Community (PLC) Digital Platform manual – How to Register

source; Ghana Education Service(GES)


Peter N. Djangmah is a multifaceted individual with a passion for education, entrepreneurship, and blogging. With a firm belief in the power of digital education and science, I am affectionately known as the Private Minister of Information. Connect with me
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February 14, 2023 9:04 pm

Ive been trying i cant check my placement and its giving me a headache.. please help me

Kennedy Agyapong
February 14, 2023 7:57 am


Alao franci
Alao franci
January 27, 2023 7:22 pm

Hi please help me with my result

Vicentia Teye
Vicentia Teye
January 22, 2023 7:33 pm

Please my token code was mistakenly deleted, can it be sent through this number:. My index number is: 0 My name is Vicentia

Vicentia Teye
Vicentia Teye
January 22, 2023 6:17 pm

my index number is 010 and the number is

January 22, 2023 6:04 pm

Can my token be resend through this number 0 I need to verify my schools

Nurudeen Yakubu
January 22, 2023 3:50 pm

I have not received my verification code from cssps please help me , this is the number I used …. Call the number provided between 8AM and 5:00PM

January 21, 2023 4:59 pm

Please the detail are correct but the are still saying it’s invalid

Daniel Sarpong
Daniel Sarpong
January 20, 2023 2:44 pm

They have selected a school I didn’t choose for me

Darkwah Diana Tebuah
January 20, 2023 12:06 pm

Please I have not yet received my token number and I need to verify my school placement

Tetteh Nathaniel Nil Amukwei
Tetteh Nathaniel Nil Amukwei
January 18, 2023 10:50 pm

My token isn’t in yet I used to fill my forms

Tetteh Bless Odoe
Tetteh Bless Odoe
January 18, 2023 10:29 pm

Please there is an error with my form. I choosed boarding for third choice but it was changed to day on the verification form.Please how can that be changed?

Gamli Benedicta
January 18, 2023 4:34 pm

Please I’m Benedicta I’ve not receive my message for the school verification. yet the deadline is 22ndJanuary ,please I need help I’m also a 2022 BECE candidate

Hannah Gyetuah
January 18, 2023 3:04 pm

Please when I enter my index number and token all I get is invalid details and also all the details are correct

Samuel Adom Dennis
Samuel Adom Dennis
January 18, 2023 12:25 pm

Please my token has not come
Name: Samuel Adom Dennis
Date of Birth:
Index no:
School: Bishop John Daily Anglican Preparatory

Mohammad Nabiulai Azundow
Mohammad Nabiulai Azundow
January 18, 2023 9:34 am

My name is MOHAMMED NABIULAI AZUNDOW and I don’t see my massage plz I want it this my number

Adu Evans
Adu Evans
January 18, 2023 1:39 am

Please my token number has not come yet ,
Name: Evans
Date or birth :
Index number:
School: Akim Oda salvation army
Contact :
Please kindly resend my token on this contact. Thank you for ur services I appreciate.

Gift Hagan
Gift Hagan
January 17, 2023 10:04 pm

Please I have two kids,one can access their school selection but one can’t , I also used the same number for registration,please help

January 17, 2023 9:59 pm

Hello,My sister and I used the same number but she can only access her school but I can’t,please help

Quaye Enoch Nii Ayaa
January 17, 2023 8:11 pm

Please I deleted my token by mistake please can you send it me again through this number

Dorcas Afrifa
Dorcas Afrifa
January 17, 2023 7:36 pm

Please my school’s have been changed

January 17, 2023 4:11 pm

Please I have twins one have received his token we used the same number

Ahenkorah Deborah
Ahenkorah Deborah
January 17, 2023 3:56 pm

Sorry may I know the SMS you are talking about

Kenneth Hanson
Kenneth Hanson
January 17, 2023 2:17 pm

Can I have the text now on this number

Last edited 1 year ago by Kenneth Hanson
Fiadu Benedicta
Fiadu Benedicta
January 17, 2023 12:43 pm

Pls l didn’t receive my message but some of my friends have gotten theirs.

Abdul azeez faridatu
Abdul azeez faridatu
January 16, 2023 10:52 pm

Is this needed before or after bece?

Gbadago Joshua
January 16, 2023 8:48 pm


Miriam Arthur
Miriam Arthur
January 16, 2023 8:35 pm

I suppose maybe I can receive the text on this number

Miriam Arthur
Miriam Arthur
January 16, 2023 8:33 pm

I lost the number I used for the registration.This is my new number Pls what should I do I am also a 2022 candidate

January 16, 2023 7:56 pm

Please my massage was delete from my phone so please let me have the massage again

Abiba inusah
January 16, 2023 5:37 pm

Pls how can I find my token code

Peggy Ntow
Peggy Ntow
January 16, 2023 1:58 pm

Please I have twins, I received sis for one and no message for the other. I used one telephone number for all of them

Peggy Ntow
Peggy Ntow
January 16, 2023 9:56 pm
Reply to  Peter

U have call the number provided severally but no response

Kelvin Tettey Abaitey
Kelvin Tettey Abaitey
January 16, 2023 11:13 am

Sorry but I didn’t get any text

Kyekye Yaw
Kyekye Yaw
January 15, 2023 9:25 pm

Please can I check the verification on a different number apart from the phone u sent the message to??

January 15, 2023 6:18 pm

My mates have recieved but I have not

Patrick Joseph Osafo-Parry
Patrick Joseph Osafo-Parry
January 15, 2023 5:46 pm

My sister opened the site and we don’t understand

Kenneth Nti AKoto
Kenneth Nti AKoto
January 15, 2023 5:00 pm

I have not received the Sms

Abukari wumpini Fauzan
Abukari wumpini Fauzan
January 15, 2023 4:25 pm

I have not received any message

As are Barbara Priscilla
As are Barbara Priscilla
January 16, 2023 7:13 am

I haven’t seen mine

Iddrisu Mohammed Awwal
Iddrisu Mohammed Awwal
January 15, 2023 4:08 pm

How do I generate a new token number for my daughter?
She lost it

January 15, 2023 3:33 pm

How will I check if the number I used is no more?

January 15, 2023 1:08 pm

How will one check his or her schools selected if the mobile number used is no more?

Wehmokia Lawrencia
Wehmokia Lawrencia
January 15, 2023 7:31 am

I have not received the message yet

Wehmokia Lawrencia
Wehmokia Lawrencia
January 15, 2023 5:01 pm

I have received the message now, and confirmed. Thank you

Sharif Hardi
January 14, 2023 10:34 pm


January 14, 2023 9:24 pm

Please I did but the asked for token number . How to generate token

Jonathan Eric Acquaye
Jonathan Eric Acquaye
January 14, 2023 8:57 pm

I did and the reply was invalid response and I don’t understand

Kenneth Nti AKoto
Kenneth Nti AKoto
January 15, 2023 5:01 pm
Reply to  Peter


Patrick Joseph Osafo-Parry
Patrick Joseph Osafo-Parry
January 15, 2023 5:52 pm
Reply to  Peter


Patrick Joseph Osafo-Parry
Patrick Joseph Osafo-Parry
January 15, 2023 5:59 pm
Reply to  Peter

Please when you are on the website what do u do next?

Patrick Joseph Osafo-Parry
Patrick Joseph Osafo-Parry
January 15, 2023 6:02 pm
Reply to  Peter

Am told invalid response

Patrick Joseph Osafo-Parry
Patrick Joseph Osafo-Parry
January 15, 2023 5:47 pm

Same here

January 17, 2023 10:43 pm

How do I get the token and which website should I visit I’m completely lost … Call the GES number provided …

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