JOY Shreyas

Nickname(s): Chef, Shrey Shrey, SJAIR, Captain “ please give me free business class tickets when you become a pilot” Joy, 

Nationality : International. Indian by birth.

Favourite Catchphrase/saying: What’s up my driller |That sounds like a personal problem | Game. Game. Game | Are you ready for the [ Insert Subject ] test? | Bro, (Followed by any sentence)

Favourite Class: Art [Lower Secondary] Geography [Form 4 & 5] Business [L/U 6]

Favourite Form : Form 3. Blissful madness.

Favourite staff member: Monsieur Abloso, Mr. Ewusie and the entire IT department

Favourite spot: The Common room (during non-peak hours when students aren’t acting all bonkers)

Most embarrassing moment: Recalling how much of a headache I was to my teachers and friends in the Junior School and the time in form 3 when I offered a friend a MASSIVE compensation of ONE cedi after accidentally whacking them with the full force of a spinning fidget spinner.

Four words that describe you: I am Shreyas Joy

Your GIS experience in one word: Turbulent

Best GIS memories: Countless memories were made along the way. From being the MC for initiation and hiding from the Upper Sixers in form one, the bottle flip championships in form two, the exciting geography trips (chances the first and second) and jamming to “The Longest Time” by Billy Joel with the SJD crew in form three, being on the swim team in form four, playing UNO by the poolside in form five and prefectship in lower six.

Where you think you will be 10 years from now: Exploring the world and soaring the skies, commanding the Dreamliner and living the dream.

That One person who inspired you during your time in GIS: WE ARE YOUR INSPIRATION!!! – Khushk and Sam wrote this (Lies) (jk). Though, shout-out to Monsieur Abloso. He was a major morale booster, and it will be really difficult to forget his vibrant charm and jovial nature.     

Best lesson GIS taught you: ”Whatever happens, Life. Goes. On”

What you want to be remembered for at GIS: Being a “Joy” to be around

Greatest achievement while at GIS: | Honour roll | GISMUN Best Delegate | Swimming Gold Medalist | GIS newsletter artist and auditorium concept designer: are today’s featured ESPY achievement highlights of captain chef SJ, brought to you by ESPN.

Best advice while at GIS and who gave it? : “Don’t rush through” – Ms. Codjoe

What you will tell your 13-year-old self knowing what you know now: Tough time never lasts. Only tough people last. – famous saying of Mr. Demi Demi

A song that best describes your entire GIS experience: OneRepublic – Kids

Any last words: CUT! That’s a wrap for Season One, good show guys ! Season Two episode one rolling, film check, sound check, Lights, Camera, Action!

Social media/contact information: The Gram: sjair_   but you can Google me in a few years.

 

Olivia Lecosson JOY Shreyas
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GAMBRAH Kwabena Nyameaama

Nickname(s): Nyame, conners, amaaemayn, Bakeshop classics™️

Nationality: Ghanaian 

Favourite Catchphrase/saying: Clear, how far away are the stars

Favourite Class: IT with Mr Golightly and Mr Domfeh

Favourite Form: L6

Favourite staff member: Mr Abloso, Mrs Vanderpuije

Favourite spot: French Department, Bleachers, Assembly hall, SENCO, Multipurpose court

Most embarrassing moment: Accidentally calling my teacher “mummy”

Four words that describe you: Simple, Tech-Savvy, Bougie, Space

Your GIS experience in one word: Different

Best GIS memories: POG in the NASA chat, Chances 1 & 2, Sign Language with Jesse and Oye, Sitting in business with Abooh, Assembly hall with Sam and Raj 🙂

Where you think you will be 10 years from now: Broke with benefits (if it goes well)

That one person who inspired you during your time GIS: Mr Abloso

Best lesson GIS taught you: Non-current liabilities

What you want to be remembered for at GIS: Coming a long way 

Greatest achievement while at GIS: Completed an entire sponsored walk

Best advice while at GIS and who gave it? : The mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell- Jesse Mahama

What you will tell your 13-year-old self knowing what you know now: Have fun while it lasts.

A song that best describes your entire GIS experience: Beauty School Dropout

Any last words: GIS will always be my home and I truly appreciate my time at such a great school.

Social media/contact information: n_gambrah(snapchat), ny_gambrah65(instagram)

Olivia LecossonGAMBRAH Kwabena Nyameaama
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MENSAH Rexford Elorm

Nickname(s): Tetteh.5, and Rex.

Nationality: Ghanaian

Favourite Catchphrase/saying: “Oh my days”

Favourite Class: Mr. Ako (Economics)- F4-5, Mr. Es Mensah (Physics)- F4. Mr. Asabil (Music). Mrs. Vanderpuije (Literature)-F4 

Favourite Form : Form 3

Favourite staff member: Mr. Ako, Can’t ignore- Madam Batsa, Mr. Agbotse, Mr Sika, Mr. Adoffo, Mrs Betty Osei, Mr. Gbedemah, Mr. Israel, Mr. Aponsah.

Favourite spot: Assembly hall

Most embarrassing moment: Reading an apology letter to my class.

Four words that describe you: Loyal to a cause.

Your GIS experience in one word: Sinusoidal.

Best GIS memories: FPG- Free Period Gang with David A, Yanniq C, Russell F, Jordan, Sipa B. Etc. Doing homework after school, Literature with the boys, and Ms. Harrop’s Add maths class.

Where you think you will be 10 years from now: God-willing, doing what I must. 

That One person who inspired you during your time GIS: Mr. Afeawo.

Best lesson GIS taught you: 99%=0%, “Almost there” counts as nothing. 

What you want to be remembered for at GIS: Making it count

Greatest achievement while at GIS: Gaining confidence.

Best advice while at GIS and who gave it? : “Talk less, listen more”- Mr. Amponsah-Mensah

What you will tell your 13-year-old self knowing what you know now: All the best; relax, and trust God.

A song that best describes your entire GIS experience: You are great- Steve Crown.

Olivia LecossonMENSAH Rexford Elorm
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 BANDA Hanin 

Nickname(s): Nin, Asapnin

Nationality: Ghanaian

Favourite Catchphrase/saying: “I’m hungry” “ei” “tsww”

Favourite Class: Literature, Socio with Mr. Paul

Favourite Form : Form 4

Favourite staff member: Mr. Paul, Mr. Ako, Mr. Peters 

Favourite spot: Common room couch, library

Most embarrassing moment: Next question 

Four words that describe you: Can we order food

Your GIS experience in one word: Hectic 

Best GIS memories: Form 5 bio trip, play practice, sleeping in the common room, ordering food during covid  when we were in school, volleyball practise with Mr. peters shouting at us, all ISAAGs

Where you think you will be 10 years from now: On an island somewhere in Bali

That One person who inspired you during your time GIS: if not me then who 

Best lesson GIS taught you: Life will keep throwing obstacles your way

What you want to be remembered for at GIS: “Being the tall twin”

Greatest achievement while at GIS: Getting through high school/making it out

Best advice while at GIS and who gave it? : “If it won’t matter 5 years from now it won’t matter”- Hanan

What you will tell your 13-year-old self knowing what you know now:  It’s not that deep honestly 

A song that best describes your entire GIS experience: Stressed out 21 pilots

Final words: Be the change you want to see alsoooo *plays breaking free- high school musical*

Social media/contact information: n/a

Olivia Lecosson BANDA Hanin 
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ASAMOAH Sean

Nickname(s): Seanyy

Nationality: Ghanaian

Favourite Catchphrase/saying: No kizzap

Favourite Class: Geography

Favourite Form : 3 and 4

Favourite staff member: Mr. Okyere 

Favourite spot: Common room

Most embarrassing moment: When a fly went into my eye while playing football

Four words that describe you: Funny, Tall, handsome, athletic

Your GIS experience in one word: Crazy

Best GIS memories: When we made dumb games every other week and got called out at assembly for them, when we were actually allowed to use the multipurpose court to play football at break, KEBAB, school trips, spanish class, mr. ako trying his hardest to get me in trouble for no reason

Where you think you will be 10 years from now: In my bag 

That One person who inspired you during your time GIS: Myself

Best lesson GIS taught you: Understanding of each other 

What you want to be remembered for at GIS: My tekkers

Greatest achievement while at GIS: 

Best advice while at GIS and who gave it? : 

What you will tell your 13-year-old self knowing what you know now: Be more confident and have more fun 

A song that best describes your entire GIS experience: Pretty Boy Swag – Soulja Boy Tell ‘Em

Social media/contact information: 

Snapchat: Bigkidsean

Twitter: SeanAsamoah

Instagram: seanasamoah

Olivia LecossonASAMOAH Sean
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AMISSAH Nana Archynn  

Nickname(s): Archy

Nationality: Ghanaian

Favourite Catchphrase/saying: “That’s why you’re still single”

Favourite Class: Sociology

Favourite Form: Form 5

Favourite staff member: Mr Baffoe

Favourite spot: Common room

Most embarrassing moment: Made a mistake while reading at assembly

Four words that describe you: Caring, funny, entertaining and amazing

Your GIS experience in one word: Wow

Best GIS memories: playing dumb games like Zanzama, Jamz, the blue shirt, winning funniest three years in a row and prefectship drama

Where you think you will be 10 years from now: Somewhere making enough money to take care of my wife and kids

That One person who inspired you during your time GIS: Mr Ako

Best lesson GIS taught you: Believe in yourself and you can achieve your goals 

What you want to be remembered for at GIS: Being able to make people’s GIS experiences better 

Greatest achievement while at GIS: Probably becoming assembly prefect because I wanted it since form 4 / being valedictorian 

Best advice while at GIS and who gave it? : “You have the potential to do extremely well if you apply yourself more” by every teacher that has taught me

What you will tell your 13-year-old self knowing what you know now: Life is hard but you’re always harder bro.

A song that best describes your entire GIS experience: No Mercy by Ghetts

Any last words: I would like to thank the teachers and my form members for everything they’ve done for me. Special shout out to Kwajo, Black Sean, Nhyira, David, Russell, Hanin, Hanan, Paige, Brianna, Key and so many others for making GIS a nicer environment for me. I love you all.

Social media/contact information

Snapchat: A_rchynn

Twitter: ArchynnnAmissah

Instagram:Archynn_Amissah

Olivia LecossonAMISSAH Nana Archynn  
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MELWANI Kishore Vivek

Name: Vivek Melwani

Nickname(s): Vex, Vivooo, Viv

Nationality: Indian

Favourite Catchphrase/saying: Yoo, Massa, guys guys listen

Favourite Class: Business with Mr. Ewusie, Free periods

Favourite Form: Lower 6

Favourite staff member: Mr. Donkoh 

Favourite spot: Upper 6 block 

Most embarrassing moment: When I got Jumped in L6

Four words that describe you: Ambitious, Funny, Persistent and Unique

Your GIS experience in one word: Great

Best GIS memories: There were too many I can’t pick my favourite

Where you think you will be 10 years from now: Running a successful business

That One person who inspired you during your time GIS: Shambhavi

Best lesson GIS taught you: Understanding of each other 😉

What you want to be remembered for at GIS: Being able to make people laugh

Greatest achievement while at GIS: When I got 100% in Add maths

Best advice while at GIS and who gave it? : Never leave an exam early in case ideas come to you later – Mr Amponsah-Mensah

What you will tell your 13-year-old self knowing what you know now: Speak up before it’s too late

A song that best describes your entire GIS experience: N/A

Social media/contact information: @vivek_melwani on Instagram 

Any last words: You Can Do Anything you set your mind to

Olivia LecossonMELWANI Kishore Vivek
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AGYEKUM Obaapanin Akosua Abooh 

Nickname(s): Obaaabooh, Abby, AB, Abooh of Doom, Abobibo, OA^3, Secretary Of The Witch Council

Nationality: Ghanian – Irish

Favourite Catchphrase/saying: Mongoose, I will end you, Fool, but why tho, mhmm, hmmmmmm, holas, hellos, exprain, your a witch

Favourite Class: F3 – Geography, French, English Language | F4 & F5 – English Language, IT, Add Math, French 

Favourite Form: F5

Favourite staff member: Monsieur Abloso, Madam Batsa, Ms Van der Puije, Ms Glover, Mr Boateng, Mr Peters, Mr Mathias, Mr Golightly, SENCO teachers, Mr Amponsah

Favourite spot: F3 – Waiting Area  | F4 & F5 – Bleachers, Monsieur Abloso’s french room | L6 – Assembly Hall, Form rooms | U6 – My house

Four words that describe you: Loud, aggressive, funny, 

Your GIS experience in one word: Unforgettable

Best GIS memories: Too many to tell

Where you think you will be 10 years from now: Someplace bi

That One person who inspired you during your time GIS: No one person but many combined

Best lesson GIS taught you: Friendship 

What you want to be remembered for at GIS: My contribution to clubs

Greatest achievement while at GIS: Getting First Place in ISSAG Hockey…. TWICE

Best advice while at GIS and who gave it?: Enjoy while u can (b4 a levels) – I told myself

What you will tell your 13-year-old self knowing what you know now: Buy chow ice cream and put haribos in the trolley.

A song that best describes your entire GIS experience: ABCDEFG Gummy bears are chasing me one is red one is blue one is peeing on my shoe now I’m running for my life cause the red one has a knife. 

Social media/contact information: Instagram & Snapchat: @Obaaaboohkname(s): Kevo, Kev, Prezzo, President, Erky, Sinclair, King

Nationality: Ghanaian, British

Favourite Catchphrase/saying: “Buei”, “bet”, ”Don’t be good be great”, “Winners keep winning”, “damn homie”, “I want pizza”, “I’m that guy”,” What do you mean”, “ Me Kevin Sinclair?!?!” “ Don’t buy one if you can’t afford two”, “bugger off”,” I got you”, “I dey for you”, “For money, I never sleep”, “chale chale chale”, “Ohh Elliot ah”, “SWAE B!”, “Don’t sleep, make money.”

Favourite Class: Mr Morgan English/ Mr Dzakamani literature/ Akonomics

Favourite Form: Lower 6 

Most embarrassing moment?: N/A

Favourite staff members: Abigail and Shaibu

Favourite spot: Library (where i used to hang out with bae)

Four words that describe you: Legendary, Charismatic, Ambitious, Confident. (I’ll add presidential because I can)

Your GIS experience in one word: Accomplishing 

Best GIS memories: Zanzeema, Chimpe, and every other silly game we played in younger forms. Getting my first individual gold medal in form 2. Getting my tenth individual gold medal in lower 6. Winning PRO 1 in form 4. Winning SRC President in lower six (idk how to lose). Finally breaking the 100 metre record. Every single other time I’ve ever won basically(there’s plenty).  Yaw v Devante common room battles. ”I WANNA HEAR KPO”,Sipa and Jayne Elle’s Volta escapade, Joshua getting a girlfriend,  Sipa V Sean 400 metre sprint, Sipa getting a girlfriend, Monopoly boys, The fall of Yaw Bediako in form 4R, The fall of Yaw Bediako in the assembly hall, Devante v the world, Emefa annoying me when she wanted, Karlee telling me all the time that I won’t become SRC president to annoy me, Ghana day fashion show with bae, The stairs outside of the auditorium, Prefect campaigning week with my support crew(Angel, Docia and co), Meeting Xola.

Where you think you will be 10 years from now: Kevin Sinclair,Esq

That one person who inspired you during your time at GIS: Myself

Best lesson GIS taught you: To mind my business, and not care about people’s opinions because not everyone likes me, but not everyone matters

What you want to be remembered for at GIS: Conquering

Greatest achievement while at GIS: Too many

Best advice while at GIS and who gave it?: “No money, no honey”-Xolasie Mawuenyega 2019

What you will tell your 13-year-old self knowing what you know now: Focus on just you till the focus is on you

A song that best describes your entire GIS experience: Congratulations Post Malone ft. Quavo

Any last words: Don’t sleep, make money. I do it for those who want to see me fail. S/O to my boys, HARDEST, YB, ELLIO, CHAMBO, CRX, evander, OJO, SIPAS, Devante, LORDO, GEEZY, JDARKWA43, DONKOR, ARCH, RUSS, BENTY, BTEVZ,MZ. All my SOS boys who left. S/O to my female killys, Paige, Nin, Nan, Anna, Brianna, My little Brielle , Maame Yankah, Key and so on. Love to everyone who supported me and rooted for me throughout a fruitful GIS run, I owe every win to all those who supported me through it all,and i wouldn’t have done it without the younger students that looked up to me along the way Special S/O to the president before me and my number 1 fan and hater Madam Karlee Rose. Final shoutout to Xola my number 1 everything. 

Remember the name Kevin Sinclair.

Social media/contact information: @sinclair.14 (snapchat)  _errky_(instagram)

Olivia LecossonAGYEKUM Obaapanin Akosua Abooh 
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SINCLAIR Kwabena Kevin

Nickname(s): Kevo, Kev, Prezzo, President, Erky, Sinclair, King

Nationality: Ghanaian, British

Favourite Catchphrase/saying: “Buei”, “bet”, ”Don’t be good be great”, “Winners keep winning”, “damn homie”, “I want pizza”, “I’m that guy”,” What do you mean”, “ Me Kevin Sinclair?!?!” “ Don’t buy one if you can’t afford two”, “bugger off”,” I got you”, “I dey for you”, “For money, I never sleep”, “chale chale chale”, “Ohh Elliot ah”, “SWAE B!”, “Don’t sleep, make money.”

Favourite Class: Mr Morgan English/ Mr Dzakamani literature/ Akonomics

Favourite Form: Lower 6 

Most embarrassing moment?: N/A

Favourite staff members: Abigail and Shaibu

Favourite spot: Library (where i used to hang out with bae)

Four words that describe you: Legendary, Charismatic, Ambitious, Confident. (I’ll add presidential because I can)

Your GIS experience in one word: Accomplishing 

Best GIS memories: Zanzeema, Chimpe, and every other silly game we played in younger forms. Getting my first individual gold medal in form 2. Getting my tenth individual gold medal in lower 6. Winning PRO 1 in form 4. Winning SRC President in lower six (idk how to lose). Finally breaking the 100 metre record. Every single other time I’ve ever won basically(there’s plenty).  Yaw v Devante common room battles. ”I WANNA HEAR KPO”,Sipa and Jayne Elle’s Volta escapade, Joshua getting a girlfriend,  Sipa V Sean 400 metre sprint, Sipa getting a girlfriend, Monopoly boys, The fall of Yaw Bediako in form 4R, The fall of Yaw Bediako in the assembly hall, Devante v the world, Emefa annoying me when she wanted, Karlee telling me all the time that I won’t become SRC president to annoy me, Ghana day fashion show with bae, The stairs outside of the auditorium, Prefect campaigning week with my support crew(Angel, Docia and co), Meeting Xola.

Where you think you will be 10 years from now: Kevin Sinclair,Esq

That one person who inspired you during your time at GIS: Myself

Best lesson GIS taught you: To mind my business, and not care about people’s opinions because not everyone likes me, but not everyone matters

What you want to be remembered for at GIS: Conquering

Greatest achievement while at GIS: Too many

Best advice while at GIS and who gave it?: “No money, no honey”-Xolasie Mawuenyega 2019

What you will tell your 13-year-old self knowing what you know now: Focus on just you till the focus is on you

A song that best describes your entire GIS experience: Congratulations Post Malone ft. Quavo

Any last words: Don’t sleep, make money. I do it for those who want to see me fail. S/O to my  boys, HARDEST, YB, ELLIO, CHAMBO, CRX, evander, OJO, SIPAS, devante, LORDO, GEEZY, JDARKWA43, DONKOR, ARCH, RUSS, BENTY, BTEVZ,MZ. All my SOS boys who left. S/O to my female killys, Paige, Nin, Nan, Anna, Brianna, My little Brielle , Maame Yankah, Key and so on. Love to everyone who supported me and rooted for me throughout a fruitful GIS run, I owe every win to all those who supported me through it all,and i wouldn’t have done it without the younger students that looked up to me along the way Special S/O to the president before me and my number 1 fan and hater Madam Karlee Rose. Final shoutout to Xola my number 1 everything. 

Remember the name Kevin Sinclair.

Social media/contact information: @sinclair.14 (snapchat)  _errky_(instagram)

Olivia LecossonSINCLAIR Kwabena Kevin
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