Muhoya High School was established in 1976 at Ihururu Primary School ground.
It is 11 km from Nyeri Town to the leeward side of Nyeri Hill that sores an altitude of 2000 m. It was moved to the present site in 1978. The institution is registered by the ministry of education via registration certificate number. H/A/565/84. The school is sponsored by P.C.E.A. The current enrolment stands at 320 students. The school is a mixed day institution but has a boarding facility for girls that gives the school a provincial outlook.
P.O.BOX 255, Nyeri