Education they say is the passport to the future and sure every parent would love to secure the future of their children. Quality educations go a long way to ensure a quality life and future.
In the quest for quality education, most parents search for the best schools to send their wards to, out of a burning desire to ensure that the future of their kids is secured, they go out of their ways to find out not only the best schools but the best of the best schools that they can afford.
While there are so many schools out there to make choices, not all are guaranteed, some are either not approved by the government or either not worth the large amount parents have to pay for fees.
EDUCARE NEWS has put together a list of the top 20 schools in Abuja to serve as a guide for parents who wants the best for their kids and want to go the extra mile to secure the future of their kids.
In no particular order, here are the top 20 best schools in Abuja;
1 LOYOLA JESUIT
Loyola Jesuit College is a private, co-educational, boarding, 6-year secondary school in Abuja, operated by the Society of Jesus of the Roman Catholic church. The school was opened on October 2, 1996, and is named after the Society’s founder, St. Ignatius of Loyola.
Located at 12 Loyola Street, Off Karu-Karshi Road Gidan Mangoro, Karu, Abuja. Contacts – 0811481636, 08054909665.
2 CAPITAL SCIENCE ACADEMY (ADMISSION IN PROGRESS)
Capital Science Academy is a well-established and highly successful Secondary Boarding School set in a beautiful and secluded fifty-hectare campus. The school offers Nigerian curriculum subjects and a wide range of electives, all carefully taught by qualified and experienced teachers.
Its located at Dafara Kuje-Abuja. Contact – 08096496475
3 NIGERIAN TURKISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL.
With 17 branches in 6 states, the Nigerian Turkish Int’l school is easily one of the best schools not just in Abuja but nationwide. They have the right learning environment, top-notch innovations, and technology that makes learning easy and fun.
Location NTIC Ahmadu Bello Way, by Kashim Ibrahim Way, Wuse 2. Contacts +2348051908030, +2348060612789.
4 REGENT SCHOOLS
Regent schools a primary, secondary, and college schools. They also run on a British Nigerian Curriculum with standard and excellence as its watchword.
Location – No.1 Euphrates Street; and Plot 858, Mabushi District; Abuja, Nigeria.
Contacts +234-703-779-3322 (Primary), +234-807-229-3289 (Secondary), +234-0815-098-2888 (College)
5 PREMIERE ACADEMY
Premiere Academy is an international school, with excellent boarding provision, where personal development, community service, teamwork, and leadership are all important aspects of growing and inspiring confident caring international citizens. Set on their own grounds in Lugbe, Abuja, FCT, With a modern well-equipped campus, international and multi-cultural ethos, that reflects in the way the students collaborate to make a difference. Premiere Academy operates a British-Nigerian curriculum built on the best global standards, with the intention of providing students with a well-rounded academic experience comparable to any citadel of learning anywhere in the world.
Location- Premiere Street, Federal Housing Authority, Lugbe, Abuja. Contacts +2347069797855 | +2349033870155 | +2349039507773
Visit www.premiereacademyng.org for more interesting facts about Premiere Academy, Lugbe, Abuja.
6 REGINA PACIS COLLEGE
Regina Pacis Girls’ Secondary school started from a very small and humble beginning with a lot of challenges but today has grown into a big citadel of learning producing people in various professions of life. A catholic owned school.
Located at No. 7, Ladoke Akintola Boulevard, Garki 2, Abuja, FCT, Nigeria. Contact +234 8036 252 769.
7 THE NEW ABUJA CAPITAL INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE
Prides itself as one of Africa’s most innovative schools. TNACIC is a co-educational, non-denominational international college, which offers multiple learning programs to prepare students for the college or university of their choice, anywhere in the world.
Location: 352/352 Sunny Ade Street, off Road 35, off Pa. Michael Imoudu Ave, Gwarinpa Estate, Abuja. Contact +2349065668535
8 CAPVILLE SCHOOL
The education at CAPVILLE assists our pupils/students to activate their mental know-how in order to attain the peak of self-development and self-realization of their potentials. It also helps students to explore their abilities, interests, improve on their attitudes and become aware of their physical environment, and ultimately become better global citizens.
Location – 2/4 Juliet Ultimate Drive, Off Capville Schools Avenue by Public Service Institute, Dutse, Gwarinpa – Kubwa Express Way, Abuja. Contact – 08163852422, 08161123471.
9 AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE
The American International School of Abuja is a world-class international school that develops students’ skills, knowledge, and character to enable them to achieve their full potential and pursue their dreams.
Location -Plot 346 Cadastral Zone B 02 Durumi District Abuja, Nigeria. Contact – +234 7032153798
10 FEDERAL GOVERNMENT BOYS COLLEGE
Like every other federal government-owned schools across the nation, FGBC Abuja is built on academic excellence, building leadership through quality education. Their aim is to prepare your Wards for a solid academic foundation and lifelong professional development.
Location- Ahmadu Bello Way, gudu, Abuja. Contact- 08189570151- 09060005985
11 THE CENTAGON INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
The Centagon school officially started operations in the year 2010 and has since then strategically placed itself as one of the best schools to enroll your ward in Abuja.
Location – 29/31, Mississippi Street Maitama – Abuja, Nigeria. Contact +234 805 728 0323
12 GOSHEN INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY
Goshen International Academy’s vision is to create an educational institution where learning will take place in a conducive environment, supported by world-class teaching aids, techniques, and facilities in a sustainable manner.
Location – House 112, 3rd Avenue Gwarimpa, Abuja. Contact +2348032333365
13 WHITEPLAIN BRITISH SCHOOL
Whiteplains British School is an international co-education, a leading and reputable institution of learning with value added to quality educational services with a corporate credo effectively discharging professional educational standards.
Located at No. 528 Cadastral Zone B4, Jabi, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Nigeria. contact: +234-8033453457, +234-9054278456, +234-7036132167.
14 CHAMBERLAIN AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL
Chamberlain American International School is offering Nigerians the best of quality education with a Nigerian, British and American inter-twined with a Montessori curriculum. Our objective is to build up a total child, a wholesome child who is confident, eloquent, multi-talented and adaptive, and prepared for the future.
Location – Times Square 58, Plot 24, Phase 2, Site 1, Ext. 3, Opp NPA Quarters, Kubwa, Abuja. Contact – 0803 409 0829
15 LEAD BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Lead British International School is located in Gwarinpa, on the outskirt of Abuja, the Federal Capital City of Nigeria. Being away from the noise and distractions of a busy city, students enjoy the benefit of living and studying in a quiet environment. The school which was founded in September 2007, has grown rapidly with a new extension.
Location – Aliyu Mustafa Street, (Opp Trafford Hotel), Off Wole Soyinka Avenue. ( 2nd Avenue ), Gwarinpa, Wuse, Abuja. Contact – +234 9291 4098, +234 8172313430, +234 8099960007, +234 9083959414
16 FUNTAJ INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
FUNTAJ INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL is a high school with both a British and Nigerian curriculum. It runs on the platform of both boarding and day School thereby giving parents an opportunity to make their choice, an excellent place to study, and extracurricular activities that build both cognitive, affective and psycho-motor of a child cannot be overemphasized.
Located at No 6 Nelson Mandela Street, Off Kwame Nkruma Crescent, Off Thomas Sankara Street, Asokoro, Abuja. Contact +234(0)7057928066, +234(0)7057928544
17 GLISTEN INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY
Glisten International Academy’s vision is a total commitment to developing the child’s mind towards productivity for them to be of value to themselves, their immediate society, and the world at large.
Located at Plot 1457, Cadastral Zone B8, Jahi District, FCT- Abuja. Contact +2349038882824.
18 LADELA SCHOOL
Ladela School provides a superior educational experience for children which encourages and enables each student to reach his or her individual potential. Currently admitting.
Location Plot 100, Wumba District, Apo, Abuja. Contact 07039065952 | 08168974886
19 DOVELAND INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Dovelands values are Excellence, Obedience, God Fearing, Love and Care, Discipline, Honesty, and Hard act as a compass. They help us navigate the big decisions and guide our everyday actions – throughout the good and the tough times.
Location Plot 150 Doveland crescent off Canary street, off Lokogoma- Apo road Wumbai.By Copa cabana estate.Abuja FCT. Contact +234909 314 6076
20 NOBLE HEIGHTS ACADEMY
Noble Heights Academy is where holistic education really does come first. It is a novel and unique private school with ultra-modern facilities, At Noble Heights Academy, your child will become part of this unique, techno-scientific learning environment which the school provides. Theirs is a well-rounded education and your child will love EVERY BIT of it.
Location- Oppo, Water Board Office, Karu, Abuja, FCT, Contact +234 906 873 5567.
It would be noted that the school fees vary pending on the school, and quite expensive, but every parent is sure to get quality for their money.