The top ten performers in 2012 comprised 4 girls and 6 boys. Kirinyaga, Elgeyo Marakwet, Nandi,Meru, Kiambu, Machakos, Laikipia, and Nairobi Counties played host to the top 10 performers. Here is Education Minister Mutula Kilonzo
New light academy in Nairobi's Komarock area is the top school in the 2012 KCPE exams. Makini school along Ngong road and Gilgil hills in Nakuru are number two and three respectively.