Munali was founded in 1938 as Entral Trade School. Founded in own right in 1947 with about 40 pupils and in 1953 separated from David Kaunda campus to set up in current campus. In 1994 girls introduced into junior school, but given own high school in 2001. Munali was first ever secondary school in Zambia. Famous alumni include many of first cabinet at Independence, Kaunda, former mayors of Lusaka and many businessmen. Pass rate now one of highest in country: 88% in 2006. All subjects included. The current head teacher is Lloys Yamboto and Abraham Mwanza is the Deputy.