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10 Schools Around Ibeju Lekki Recommended For Your Child

Ibeju Lekki is poised to become the future hub of commerce and economic activities in Lagos metropolis. If you live in Ibeju Lekki or are considering moving your family to live there and you are thinking about enrolling your child in a private school that is up to par, then you should consider these top private schools around Ibeju Lekki.

We’ve done some research and come up with a list of very good schools around Ibeju Lekki and Ajah. The schools on the lists comprise of international schools, co-educational schools, day and boarding schools.

In no particular order, here’s a list of recommended schools around Ibeju Lekki with their addresses.

1. GUILDHURST SCHOOL

Golf and Country Estate Road, Lakowe Phase II

Pupils in a classroom

Established September 2014, Guildhurst School is a private school for pupils aged 3month – 11years. The school is situated in Ibeju Lekki, Lagos, on purpose-built premises with spacious, well-accommodating classrooms, excellent facilities and expansive playground. Guildhurst offers both Nigeria and British Montessori curricula and maintains a class size of 16. This primary school employs participatory engagement to unearth the inner potential of each child. Some of these participatory activities include music and drama, art and craft, entrepreneur classes, ballet classes, debate/press and swimming lessons. Facilities in the school include a standard ICT centre, sports complex/playground, good & standard library, swimming pool, school bus service and sick bay.

2. THE WHITE DOVE SCHOOLS

The Whitedove School Drive Off Olubunmi Okojie Road, Km 47, Lekki Epe Express Road (Behind Novare Lekki Mall) Lekki, Lagos

Students in a classroom

Founded in April 2004, the White Dove Schools is located in a serene, sprawling and expansive piece of land of about 20 acres. White Dove Schools runs day and boarding facilities for both girls and boys between the ages of 2 and 18 years incorporating kindergarten, nursery, primary and secondary. With highly-qualified and certified teachers, the school runs a broad-based curriculum that includes Nigerian and British. The pre-school (Nursery) education is based on the British Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum. Parents who require an outstanding all-round education of international standard for their children will love White Dove Schools. Moreso, as the school is committed to the pursuit of individual excellence with an emphasis on discipline, leadership training, high academic standards, moral and ethical values based on Christian principles.

3. NEANDER INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

Oko-Orisan, KM 78, Lagos-Epe Expressway, Epe, Lagos.

Students drawing in an arts class

Neander International School is a purpose-built full boarding co-educational institution built on a large expanse of land situated at Oko-Orisan on the outskirts of Epe town. The school which is located in a quiet and serene environment is on the strategic axis of the Lekki/Epe Expressway.

Neander International School is a school that consciously provides more than just academic success for its pupils but also equips them with experiences that will develop their individuality, confidence and skills so that they are ready to benefit from the opportunities and challenges of the 21st century. Principles, standards based on sound moral ethics and a class population of 20 at Neander International give each student adequate attention in all areas of the curriculum.

4. EDIDOT SCHOOLS LAGOS

Coca-Cola Bus Stop Badore Road, Ijoyi, Ajah, Lagos

Opp Eko Akete city Lekki-Epe Expressway, Awoyaya, Lagos

Students in the library

Founded in 2006, the Edidot Schools are divided into three sections; Nursery (3months to 5years), Primary (6years to 11years) and College (11 years to 17years). The school boasts of over 150 teaching staff supporting students’ learning. At Edidot Schools, students have opportunities in academics, students’ leadership, sports, entrepreneurship, arts and other extra-curricular activities. Active participation in extracurricular activities is highly encouraged in this school as this is used to develop character and instil positive values of humility, integrity, discipline, hard work, responsibility and improve self-esteem. Edidot Schools runs a blend of the Nigerian, American and British curriculum. Edidot Schools stands out among others in that, it has an A-Levels foundation school that is structured to achieve a comprehensive academic background for every student to fit into any local or foreign university.  The courses offered are divided into; engineering, medical sciences, commercial/business and art.

5. GENESIS SCHOOLS

34/36 Bisi Afolabi Street, Oke-Ira Nla, Ajah-Lekki, Lagos

Students in a science laboratory

Genesis Schools boasts of first-class facilities and an enabling environment for the intellectual, academic, spiritual, moral and physical development of children. Pupils enrolled in this school become disciplined persons that are able to confidently confront and excel in the opportunities and challenges of a complex and ever-changing world. At Genesis schools, Information technology and purposeful extra-curricular activities are all given special attention.

Genesis Schools has fully functional facilities to give pupils the best possible learning environment. Some of them include a fully stocked library, well-equipped science laboratories, modern computer laboratory, standard sickbay, air-conditioned classrooms, serene environment, efficient transportation system, art studio and a standby generator. Marketing, Data processing, Catering, ICT are additional subjects offered in the senior secondary school.

6. EDGEWOOD COLLEGE

Plot 3 Block 14, Kayode Otitoju Street (Road 38), Off Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos

Students in a classroom

Edgewood College is a Christian, Day and Residential Secondary School and Sixth Form College located in the business hub of the Lekki peninsula. Edgewood College is committed to developing students into God-fearing and exemplary leaders. If your child thrives on challenge, has great potential, is generous and shows willingness and attitude to serve, Edgewood college is poised to nurture such. The co-educational school operates a full-fledged secondary school and specialize in A Level and University Foundation courses based on a rich blend of the British and the Nigerian curriculum that caters for local and international needs with guaranteed successes in NECO and IGSCE. The School’s Sixth Form program provides an excellent gateway to universities all over the world. Students of Edgewood have the opportunity to engage in sports such as swimming, football, and basketball. Not leaving out school clubs – Drama, JETS (engineering, science, and technology), Press, Public Speaking, Arts, Etiquette, Music and Languages. A unique feature of Edgewood College is its typical small class size of fewer than 12 students in a class. Facilities in the school include world-class teaching aids to encourage interactive learning, state of the art science, language and I.C.T laboratories, fully equipped and automated Library with multimedia facilities, comfortable and secure accommodation for boys and girls.

7. GREENSPRINGS SCHOOL

KM 40 Lekki/Epe ExpresswayIbeju-Lekki (After Crown Estate), Awoyaya, Lagos

Greensprings school Science Laboratory

Greensprings School is a leading British school in Nigeria and one of the top schools sought after in Nigeria that provides a well-rounded education. Greensprings School offers Preschool, Elementary, Secondary and IB Diploma Education. With about 36,566 students enrolled in the school from inception till date, Greensprings School has over 30 years of promoting lifelong learning in an open and caring atmosphere that motivates students to be confident and responsible global citizens.

Greensprings School Lekki campus is located along the Lekki / Epe Expressway, close to the Lekki free trade zone and the new Dangote refinery, the Lekki campus offers-spacious and learning friendly classrooms, well-equipped science laboratories, specially designed rooms for art, music and life science. To ensure a well-rounded education for the students, Lekki campus also has the following in-place for sports and recreational activities:- swimming pools, athletics track, basketball courts, football pitches and tennis courts, all set in a safe and secure school environment.

8. CALEB BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

Abijo GRA, Along Lagos Epe Expressway, Abijo, Lekki, Lagos

Students learning in a classroom

Caleb British International School (CBIS) is a privately owned, co-educational Day and Boarding Christian School. As part of the Caleb Group of Schools which has been in existence since 1986, the school opened its doors to the British curriculum in September 2009. The current enrollment is approximately 400 students. CBIS is located in a serene, strategic and beautiful area in the heart of Lagos. The School is easily accessible from most parts of metropolitan Lagos. It is an environment where students of different cultures come together in the spirit of competition and determination, combined with friendship, fellowship and support.

9. ALBESTA ACADEMY

400m Along Eleko Beach, off Lekki – Epe Expressway, Lagos

Students in a classroom

A government-approved Secondary School established in 2006, Albesta Academy is a co-educational day and boarding Secondary School of International standard, located on a 9-acre piece of land in a serene environment about 25 minutes drive from Ajah in Eti-Osa Local Government Area of Lagos State. Teaching and learning aids of international standard and adequate modern infrastructural facilities are available at Albesta Academy. The school is unique and outstanding in many ways, a balanced diet, sporting, recreational and club activities guidance counselling unit lays the foundation to create a highly receptive, alert and intelligent brain. Albesta Academy operates a Nigerian-British curriculum.

Albesta Academy is a three-time winner of the Tolaram Science Challenge, a CSR initiative of Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise focused on developing and promoting science education amongst pupils.

10. LOVE SPRINGS NURSERY AND PRIMARY SCHOOL

Araromi Street, Ibeju Agbe Town, Off Epe Expressway

Love Springs School logo

Love Springs Nursery and Primary School was officially opened on the 1st October 2007. The school has a mission to provide standard secondary education affordable to the people of Ibeju Atibe area of Ibeju Lekki. This primary school aims to provide a caring environment and supportive service, to bring out and nurture self-esteem through positive influence on the pupils and the staff. If you desire a school to raise your ward with active and creative abilities, who will be globally minded, head to Love Springs School.