There are Lots of Best Secondary schools in Nigeria. Honestly speaking the list is huge considering several indices. Education is a gift which every child is entitled to have. It is the duty of every parent to see that their children get educated and are trained in schools and other educational institutions.
The value of education cannot be overemphasized because for every society to grow it needs education and educated citizens to see that it is developed. Depending on the category of career of learning you’ve chosen for your child, there are lots of incredible science universities offering easy admissions for students. In no particular order, we bring you a list of the top 50 best secondary schools in Nigeria.
Loyola Jesuit College
Loyola Jesuit College is one of the best secondary schools in Nigeria It is located in the federal capital territory of the county at Gidan Mangoro, Karu-Karshi Road, Abuja. Loyola Jesuit College was founded in 1996 by the Society of Jesus Nigeria (a roman catholic church).
The school functions as a boarding school, which allows the students to live and reside on the school premises. The school is one of the best schools in Nigeria whose students come out with the best results in external examinations like WAEC.
This is another school founded by a Roman Catholic Organization. It is located in
Lekki Peninsula Phase 1, Eti-Osa, Lagos. The school is meant for Boys.
They have a Junior Secondary and a Senior Secondary School system for students. Despite its Catholic background, it still accepts students from different religious, ethnic and cultural roots.
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This school is a non-profit-making organization. Mea Mater Elizabeth high school was established in 2004 (September) to help students to actualize their dreams.
The school is orientated towards ensuring that their students are not only developed academically but also morally, spiritually and culturally.
Mea Mater Elizabeth high school is located in Enugu, Nigeria.
Pinecrest Crest School
Pine Crest school is one of the top schools in Nigeria. It is located in Enugu, South Eastern region of the federation.
The school is open to both boys and girls. It offers admission to prospective students from ten years and above. It functions as a day school and boarding school.
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- Kings’ College
King’s College is located in Lagos. It is known to be one of the oldest secondary schools in Nigeria. Kings’ College was founded in 1909 and it is strictly a boys school.
The school is located close to Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), Lagos. It has educational facilities for both boarding and day students. Recently, in the 2017 WAEC examination, King’s College came out as the second best school.
Kings’ College is known to be among the best secondary schools in Nigeria. Visit their school website here
- Atlantic Hall
This is a private school established in 1989. It is located in Epe area of Lagos. The school focuses on teaching students with morals, academic values, and faith. It came out with the overall best school in the 2017 WAEC examinations.
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- Grange Schools
This school was founded in 1959 by British professionals who wanted to offer Nigerians with a quality education according to the British standards. The school is located in the capital of Lagos in Ikeja. Apart from the normal educational activities, Grange schools engage students with other activities such as drama, sports, arts, and debate etc. It emerged as the fourth best schools in the 2017 WAEC examinations.
- Christ the King College, Onitsha
Popularly known as CKC Onitsha, Christ The King College is located in Onitsha, Anambra State. It was founded in 1933 as a boys school by a team of Irish missionaries led by Archbishop Charles Heerey.
The main mission of the school is to develop future leaders and to bring up individuals according to the Roman Catholic doctrine.
- Vivian Fowler Memorial College
This is a girls secondary school which was established in 1991. It is located in Ikeja, Lagos. Vivian Fowler Memorial Collge is also one of the best secondary schools in Nigeria.
It has students from different religious and cultural backgrounds.
- Corona Secondary School
Corona Secondary school is located in Agbara industrial Housing Estate, Ogun state. It was established in January 1992. It is the only secondary schools founded by the Corona group of schools. It caters for students withing the age of 10 to 19. It prepares its students for external examinations like the NECO and GCSE exams.
Others schools considered to be among the best secondary schools we’ve seen are listed as follows;
- Day Waterman College, Ikoyi, Lagos
- LEKKI BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL Victoria Arobieke Street, off Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos. Lekki British International School
- Lumen Christi International High School, Uromi, Edo State
- Olashore International High School, Iloko Ijesha, Oshun State
- St Gregory’s College, Ikoyi, Lagos
- Avicenna School, Lagos
- BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL Landbridge Avenue, Oniru Private Estate, Victoria Island, Lagos State
- GREENSPRINGS SCHOOL, Lagos 32, Olatunde Ayoola Avenue, Anthony, Lagos
- The Capital Science Academy, Abuja
- Nigerian-Turkish International Academy, Abuja
- Louisville Girl’s High School, Ijebu-Itele, Ogun State.
- Premiere Academy, Lugbe, Abuja
- St Francis Catholic Secondary School, 107, Liasu Road, Idimu. P. O. Box 91, Oshodi, Lagos State, Nigeria.
- CHRISLAND COLLEGE Ladipo Oluwole Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos.
- Regina Pacis College, Abuja
- DOWEN COLLEGE Regency Town, Lekki, Lagos.
- Brookstone School secondary, International Airport Road, Igwuruta, Rivers State
- Bethel Demonstration Schools, 3 ,Asamah Avenue, Effurun, Warri Central, Delta State
- Saint Michael’s International School, Dadin Kowa Road, Kontagora, Niger State
- Hillcrest School Jos, 13 Old Bukuru Road, Plateau State
- Chrisland College, 72 ,Old Ejigbo Road, Idimu Egbeda, Alimosho, Lagos State
- Abuja Capital International College, 352/353 Road, FHA Gwarinpa 11 Estate, Gwarinpa, Abuja
- Charles Dale Memorial International School, 12 Army Range Road, Igwuruta-Eneka, Rivers State
Thomas Adewumi International College, Adewumi Drive, Oko P.M. B. 1050, Omu-Aran, Kwara State, Nigeria.
- Lumen Christi International High School, Arue – Uromi, Benin City, Edo State
- Adesoye College, Igosun Road, PB 4700,Offa, Kwara State
- Holy Rosary International School, University Junction, Zone 6, Wuse, Abuja
- CITADEL INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE, Arigidi Road Ikare Akoko, Ondo State,
- Stage One International School, 4Th Avenue, 403 Road, PW, Kubwa, Abuja
- Queen’s College, Yaba, Lagos
- Capville School, House 58/60 4Th Avenue, Gwarinpa Estate, Abuja
- Angelwings Comprehensive College, Phase 1, Site 1, Pw (Maroko) Kubwa, Abuja
- Air Force Comprehensive School, Iyana-Offa , Ibadan, Oyo State
- Ifako International Secondary School, 99/101 ,Iju Road, Agege, Lagos
- Barachel Group of Schools, Plots 4/5, Agbado Oke-Aro Road, Giwa, Ogun State
- Florie Private School, 44 ,Efunlaruja Street, Ori Okuta, Ikorodu, Lagos State
- Fountain International High School, Plot 100A ,Haruk Estate Road, Rumuigbo, Obio-Akpor, Rivers
- Graceland International School, 25/27, Liberation Stadium Road, Elekahia, Rivers State
- Hallmark Secondary School, Italurowo Ondo/Akure Road, Ile-Oluji Junction, Ondo State
- Crescent Hall International School, 30A/B ,Ladoke Akintola Crescent, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos
- Kaduna International School, Wurno Road, Off Rabah Road Kaduna, Kaduna State
- Igbinedion Educational Centre, 218/220 Murtala Mohammed Way, Benin, Edo State
- King’s High School, Abule-Odu B/Stop, Badagry Ex Satellite Town, Lagos
- Marella International College, 28, Adenuga Street, Kongi, Bodija, Ibadan, Oyo State
- Albesta Academy, Eleko Beach Road, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos
- Mercy Grace School, 2, Boundary Road, Benin City, Edo State
- Mea Mater Elizabeth High School, Ojiagu Agbani, Nkanu West Local Government Area, Enugu, Enugu State
- American International School Of Abuja, 9 Mambila Street Off Ibb Way, Abuja
- Jextoban Secondary School, 1/3 Ibadan Street, Iyana School B/S, Alapere,Ketu, Lagos
- Nickdel Schools, Barracks Roads, PMB 167, Agodi, Ibadan North, Oyo State
- Bethel Demonstration Schools, 3 ,Asamah Avenue, Effurun, Warri Central, Delta State
- Louisville Girls High School, Ijebu Itele, Ogun State
- Moret Comprehensive College, Adamasingba, Ibadan, Oyo State
- Holly Rosary International School, University Junction, Zone 6, Wuse, Abuja
- Henry Alex-Duduyemi Memorial College, Ife-Ibadan Expressway, Ajebandele, Osun State
- Qiblah High School, Aleshiloye Gra, Ibadan South-West, Oyo State
- University Preparatory Secondary School (UPSS), Benin City, Edo State, South South Nigeria. Information
- Regent Schools, Abuja
- Greater Tomorrow Secondary School, Reuben Acho Avenue, GRA, Benin City, Edo State
- Great Scholars International School, Km 3, Falilat Ogunkoya Avenue, Old Odelemo Rd, Shagamu, Ogun State
- Infant Jesus Academy, Old Anwai Road, Opp Government House, Asaba, Delta State
- Ave Maria Girls’ Secondary School, Jikwoyi, Along Karshi Road, Abuja, FCT, Abuja
- Federal Government College, Kwali, Abuja
- Sunjem Private School, 6 ,Oladejo Close, Barracks, Ifako Gbagada, Kosofe, Lagos
- Crescent Hall International School, G.R.A, Ikeja, Lagos
- The Centagon International School, Maitama, Abuja
- Albesta Academy, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos
- Lifeforte International School, Kongi, Bodija, Ibadan North, Oyo State
- Deeper Life High School, Rumoudara, Port Harcourt, Rivers State
- Agape International Academy, Garki II, Abuja
- Ronik Comprehensive School, Ejigbo, Oshodi Isolo, Lagos
- Goshen International School, Gwarimpa, Abuja
- Premiere Academy, Abuja Municipal, Abuja,
- Whiteplains British School, Abuja
- Trinitate International School, Igwuruta, Port Harcourt, Rivers State
- Ifako International Secondary School, Agege, Lagos State
- Estaport Secondary School, Soluyi Gbagada, Shomolu, Lagos
- Chamberlain American International School, Kubwa, Kubwa, Abuja
- Capville Schools, Gwarinpa, Abuja Municipal, Abuja
- Archdeacon Brown Education Centre, Woji, Port Harcourt, Rivers State
- Global International College, Olu Obansanjo Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers State
- Whitesands School, Lekki Peninsula Phase 1, Eti Osa, Lagos
- Grace Soild Rock School, Akinyele, Alimosho, Lagos
- Living Spring International College, Gwarinpa Housing Estate, Gwarimpa, Abuja
- Continental College, Abuja Municipal, Abuja
- Margaret Thelma International School, Karu, Abuja Municipal, Abuja
- The Threshold International School, Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Rivers State
- Verbins International School, Suleja, Abuja Municipal, Abuja
- Eminent Comprehensive College, Iyana Ipaja, Alimosho, Lagos State
- Spinel International Academy, Karu, Abuja,
- Kings International College, Moniya, Akinyele, Oyo State
- Lordswill Academy, Gwarimpa, Abuja
- New Hope International School, Kuje, Abuja
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