TOP BEST SCHOOLS IN LAGOS
Lagos is a very large city and with every typical large city, it has a high number for almost anything you can think of and schools are not left out. These days, the school business is so profitable that everyone wants to go into it not caring whether they have good enough facilities and capabilities to go into it. The poor state of government-owned schools also contributes terribly to the growth of ill-structured schools.
However, there are schools that are constantly and consistently flying the banner of excellence when it comes to quality education and producing the best students who go on to make the country proud in every field they find themselves in. The school not only gives quality education but have state of art facilities, good and comfortable environment for exponential learning, and all that qualifies a good school.
Without further ado, in no particular order, here are some of the best schools in Lagos;
1. CHILDREN’S INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL LEKKI.
CIS is a co-educational primary and secondary school accommodating boys and girls from the ages of 2 years 6months to 16 years.
Plot 8, Amore Street, Off Freedom Way, End of Admiralty Road, Lekki Phase 1. Contacts +234 9062 684 338, +234 9038 485 768
2. GREENSPRING SCHOOL.
Greensprings School is an independent, non-partisan, day and boarding school for boys and girls from 18months to 18years. We encourage students to be lifelong learners by instilling in them great confidence, respect, and a consciousness of the needs of society. With campuses in Anthony, Lekki, and Ikoyi.
Anthony Campus: 32, Olatunde Ayoola Avenue, Anthony.
Lekki Campus: KM 40, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Awoyaya, Ibeju Lekki.
Ikoyi Campus: 12a Reeve Road, Ikoyi.
Contacts: +234 704 550 2424, +234 704 550 2444, +234 806 407 4503, +234 908 717 1700
3 BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS
British International School (BIS), Lagos is a warm, vibrant, and successful co-educational school situated in the heart of Victoria Island.
Location – Landbridge Avenue, Oniru Private Estate, Victoria Island. Contacts:+234012915022,+2348106891610.
4. GRANGE SCHOOL IKEJA
Grange School offers a healthy environment, with rich opportunities beyond the classroom. Through involvement in sports, debating, creative and performing arts, leadership, and service.
Location – Harold Shodipo Cresent, GRA, Ikeja. Contacts +234-1-2957630, 2906377 2950493(pry), 2956984(Sec)
5. AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
AISL is an international school with an amazing and supportive community. Their students represent fifty-five countries, and staff represents fourteen countries. Cultural diversity, background, and ideologies are the hallmarks of AISL.
Location – Federal Estates, Victoria Island. Contacts +234 1 818 663 2769 +234 1 701 774 9439 +234 1 818 412 4783 +234 1 805 367 1049
6. MEADOWS HALL, LEKKI
The school is designed in a creative and attractive way thereby creating a beautiful and homely environment, which is fondly referred to as a “planet for kids.”
Location – LEKKI Address: Meadow Hall Way, Alma Beach Estate, Lekki-Epe Express Way, IKOYI Address: 2, Mosafejo Close, off Queens Drive. Contacts – +2348073000556, +2348073000554, +234 (0) 705 119 0416
7. CORONA SCHOOLS
Corona School is a globally recognized school, with 9 campuses scattered all over Lagos. World-class facilities, standards, and ideologies which promise to provide world-class.
Location – Corona School, Gbagada is located at 1-8, Olujobi Crescent, Gbagada. Contacts – 08090565470, 08188072489, 08174829326, 08188072467
- LEKKI BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Lekki British High School is the first British Boarding school in Lagos Nigeria. It consists of the following schools: Lekki British Pre School, Lekki British Junior School, Lekki British High School.
Located at Olubunmi Owa St, Lekki Phase I, Lagos, Victoria Arobieke St, Lekki Phase I. Contacts +234 (0)1 906 0000, +234 (0)1 906 0000
- VIVIAN FOWLER MEMORIAL COLLEGE, IKEJA
One of the best all-girls schools in Lagos. Their curriculum offers is a blend of the British Cambridge and the Nigerian National curricula To ensure that learning is holistic and meaningful, we offer a balanced blend of enrichment opportunities that tap into multiple intelligences and varied learning styles. These include STEAM programmes (Robotics and Coding), Chess, Scrabble, Girl Guides, and Red Cross, complemented by a wide range of sporting activities.
Located at Plot 5 Billingsway, Oregun, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. Contact 08061550543, 08087526645.
10. ATLANTIC HALL
Atlantic Hall is a co-educational full-boarding secondary school. It is also a Christian faith-based school. They operate a unique fusion of the Nigerian and British curricula.
Location – Atlantic Hall, Poka Epe. Contacts – +234-814-0727-213, 0704 2932 098.
- NEW HALL INTERNATIONAL
New Hall International runs academic programmes in Pre -Nursery, Nursery, Primary and Secondary education, operating on National and British curricula.
Location -12 Adegbenle Street, Chevy View Estate, Off Chevron Drive, Off Udeco Medical Road, Lekki. Contact – 014530845, 014530846, 014530847, 08033395673.
12. CHRIS LAND SCHOOL
Chrisland is a school with the motto ‘show forth the light’. They have campuses scattered around Lagos and also rated among the best schools in Abuja. They operate a British/Nigerian Curriculum uniquely designed for Chrisland Schools.
Location – 26, Opebi Road, Ikeja, Lagos (headquarters), Contacts- 09063135544, 08172013122.
13. LAGOON SCHOOL
The Lagoon School is and will remain a day school for girls only. Its aim is to provide an intellectual, social, physical, moral, spiritual, and cultural education for girls.
Location- Ladipo Omotesho Cole Street, Off Adewunmi Adebimpe Drive Lekki Phase 1, Lekki Epe Expressway. . Contacts – +234 013426109, +234 7044427923.
- AVICENNA INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Avi-Cenna International School is an independent, secular day and boarding school for boys and girls from age 2 to age 16.
Location – 6 Harold Shodipo Crescent GRA, Ikeja. Contact : +234 1-3426271, 081 8444 5444.
- GRENVILLE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
The mission of Grenville is to ensure that all students have the opportunity to reach their personal best academically, socially, and spiritually in order to become leaders of the future.
Location 18, Ladoke Akintola Street, G.R.A Ikeja. Contacts- +2349062871268, +2349062275149.
16. TEMPLE SCHOOL
Temple School runs early years, primary, secondary, and college classes with 4 campuses in different locations in Lagos. They identify as a specialists school for the Arts, the Sciences and Mathematics.
Location and Contacts- EARLY YEARS 213 Ikorodu Road, Ilupeju, 234 809 520 0447 PRIMARY SCHOOL- 1 Temple Drive, Off Olusoji Idowu St, Ilupeju, +234 809 854 7988; +234 817 874 3503. SECONDARY SCHOOL- 4-6 Odegbami Street, Off Aba Johnston Street, Adeniyi Jones, Ikeja,
+234 908 155 0288;+234 701 735 9283. COLLEGE- 8 Oyediran close, Opebi, Ikeja, +234 818 724 9423.
- WHITESANDS SCHOOL
Whitesands school is a boys’ day secondary school, open to students of all backgrounds, without religious, cultural or ethnic discrimination. It follows the Nigerian National Curriculum for secondary schools which consists of three years of junior secondary and three years of senior secondary schooling which qualifies the students to sit for the West African Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (WASSCE) examinations. This curriculum is widened to accommodate the Cambridge IGCSE and the SAT of the US.
Location – Block 140, Whitesands Street, off Elf Bus Stop, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos, Nigeria. Contacts +234 706 279 7757 (calls only, no SMS), +234 813 041 3671.
- KINGS COLLEGE
One of the oldest schools in Lagos known for excellence. An all-boys school Secondary School established by an Act of British Parliament on Monday 20th of September 1909.
Location – 3 Catholic Mission Street, 3 Catholic Mission St, Lagos Island, Contact – 09051018885.
- QUEENS COLLEGE
Also known as sister college to kings college. It is an all-girls secondary school.
Located at Lancaster Road, Opposite Old people’s Home Sabo Yaba, Lagos State. Contact – 08033569420.
- ST FRANCIS CATHOLIC SECONDARY SCHOOL
Also Known as the Jesuit Catholic College of Lagos. St. Francis Catholic Secondary School runs the Junior Secondary School and Senior Secondary School Programmes as specified in the Nigerian National Policy on Education. It offers a wide variety of academic subjects taught by a dedicated and qualified staff.
Location- 107 Liasu Rd, Council B/Stop dimu. Contacts- +234 8150453561.
- HOLY CHILD COLLEGE
- DANSOL HIGH SCHOOL
- CALEB BRITISH ACADEMY
- EGDEWOOD COLLEGE LEKKI
- PINEFIELD SCHOOL LEKKI
- GENESIS HIGH SCHOOL, AJAH
- MITEE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
- GRACE SCHOOL GBAGADA.
- DAY WATERMELON COLLEGE.