St. Charles Lwanga Ichuni Girls High School is a girls boarding school, located in Kisii County. It is located about 1km from Keroka Town along Keroka – Masimba Road.
In the 2013 KCSE results, Ichuni slayed the giants emerging not only as the second best school in Kisii but also as the queen of girls’ schools in the region.
All the candidates who sat 2013 KCSE at Ichuni, a top the second highest hilltop after the famous Kiabonyoru hills in Kisii, attained the requisite university entry grade of C+. Out of the 82 candidates who sat the exam, the mean grades were distributed as follows: 16 A-, 24 B+, B 26, 14 B- and 2 C+.
Besides Kisii High School no other school in Kisii County beat the mean of 9.4 attained by the school in the just released KCSE result. The school is ranked at position 2 in the county, 23 nationally in the county schools category and 65 overall in the national ranking.
The school beat hitherto known academic giants in Gusii land notably, Nyabururu girls, Kereri girls and Cardinal Otunga Mosocho Boys. However, in non-academic ranking nationally the school stands tall at position 10.
Joyce Ogutu Orioki has sat at the helm of the school administration for seven years now a period within which the institution has undergone a meteoric rise in both management and academic performance the mean rising from 7.9 in 2010 to 7.92 in 2011 to 8.7 in 2012 and currently standing at 9.4 in 2013. CRE emerged top in the school with a mean score of 11.22 almost making it to the top five in the subject nationally.