The Prince of Wales School (POW) was formally established in Freetown, Republic of Sierra Leone on April 6, 1925 to foster science education and studies in modern languages. Officially inaugurated by His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, the School marked a turning point in the advancement of a balanced secondary education in Sierra Leone.
List of Achievements and Projects Completed by the Global Associations
The Washington DC area chapter of the OPWA is part of a global alumni organization of the Prince of Wales School, which includes the Old Prince Waleans Association of UK and Ireland, Associations of New Jersey, Georgia, and California).
The following is a list of achievements and projects completed by these global Associations over the past decade:
- Mr. Chima Cline-Smythe
- Dr. Francis Nicol
- Rev. Victor Johnson
- Dr. Elizabeth Sawyerr
- Mr. Sylvanus Newstead
- Mr. Alfie Snell
- Mr. Robert Strasser-King