About The School

Ituru high school is located in Kiambu county, Gatundu south constituency in Gatundu south sub county. It’s a boys boarding school categorized as a county school it is located 0.9945o South of Equator and 36.90o to the East of Greenwich meridian. 0.9945oS, 36.90oE
The school was started in the year 1962 by the Holy Ghost Fathers.
Fr Obrien, the founding principal, started by constructing an office which doubled up as his residential room in 1962 from where he oversaw the construction of the Eastern bloc classes starting with the form one. He started with about 15 students. He financed the electricity 3 phase connection from Gatundu to Ituru. In 1966 he oversaw the digging of the school borehole. He first built the chemistry laboratory and then the current principal and deputy’s house and two other staff houses. He also constructed the wooden staff-room afterwards to double up as the entertainment room.