Here are a few of the most expensive Secondary schools/colleges in Lagos. In this article we see some of the prevailing elements that make-up the huge sums a potential student must pay in order to consider himself accepted.
Apart from receiving expensive world-class education from seasoned professionals, there are other incentives to being an Ivy League student in Nigeria. The students are exposed to lots of activities in order to build them up both mentally and physically. Also, it presents an undoubted opportunity for students to network among a specific class of people.
That being said, being expensive does not necessarily translate to being the best. The annual result statistics prove that students from all walks of life make up the first 10% and not just the ivy leagues.
ChrisLand College is located at Ladipo Oluwole Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos. Chrisland College is a vibrant modern and unique school.
The college facilities include spacious fully air-conditioned classrooms, modern laboratories, music and drama studio, stocked library, wireless internet access, swimming pool, well laid out air-conditioned cafeteria, basketball court etc.
ChrisLand College Fees are paid annually or per term, but on or before the first day of school. These include registration, tuition deposit, accommodation and feeding. Student pay as high as N2,000,000.00 per year.
Atlantic Hall is yet another expensive secondary school in Nigeria located at Poka, Epe, Lagos. This is a private co-educational and full boarding secondary school.
The school has a well equipped medical centre, sporting facilities, well equipped laboratories and swimming pool. Weekends in school is filled with a wide range of social activities including concerts, talent shows, film shows and dances.
Atlantic Hall parents pay as much as Two Million Naira Plus- (N2,270,000.00) annually. Including miscellaneous it will come up to 3million naira per annum.
GREENSPRINGS SCHOOL, Lagos
Greensprings School is located at 32, Olatunde Ayoola Avenue, Anthony, Lagos and another campus is also available at Awoyaya, Lekki (Lagos).
GreenSprings Boarding fees include a boarding deposit (caution fee, which is refundable on leaving the school). House wear, Sunday wear, medical deposit, student imprest account.
The school fees is as high as NGN3,185,200.00 annually for a boarding student and N1,925,200 annually for day student.
LEKKI BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Lekki British International School is located at Victoria Arobieke Street, off Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos. It was established in the year 2000.
The hostels have excellent facilities including fully air-conditioned dormitories and a well equipped common room with cable television video and other recreational facilities.
The tuition is commensurate with the facilities. They pay as much as $19,500 + N200,000 development fee. In naira, a student pays NGN4,000,300.00 per session including feeding, school uniforms, hostel, Sunday wears and textbooks.
Other facilities include; fully air-conditioned class rooms, internet-connected desktop computers, well equipped laboratories and theatre room.
BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
The British International School located at Landbridge Avenue, Oniru Private Estate, Victoria Island, Lagos State, Nigeria, is a multi-national co-educational English medium school established in September 2001 by the British.
It boasts of a multi-purpose hall, music suites, theatre, computer suites, science suites, tutorial rooms, swimming pool and many more.
If you want to enjoy all the boarding facilities in British International School, student has to pay as much as $26,750 + NGN200,000.00 which includes additional charges. Parents pay their children/ward tuition fees in dollars but when exchange it to Nigeria currency, each student pays about N4,480,000.00 per year. The fees take care of their feeding, textbooks & uniforms
AMERICAN INTERNATONAL SCHOOL, LAGOS
And here comes the school whose fees is the most mind-blowing of all. The American International School, Lagos. The school offers an American education program for students of all nationalities from preschool through 12th Grade.
The curriculum at the school is based on US national standards. Studying at AIS will set a parent back by N5.5 Million Naira for all the facilities and the phenomenal standard of education.