Lagos is the most populated city in Africa and therefor has a lot of business activities going on. One of such activities includes education and we have a lot of good schools in Lagos. In this post, will be listing the best secondary schools in Lagos.

Lagos is one of the best cities to get your secondary school education if you are in Africa because it has some of the best secondary schools you can find in the continent.

There are a lot of international schools present in Lagos which maintain high standard of education and we also have a lot of private schools that maintain high standard of education.
Lagos state has a lot of good secondary school and it also has some secondary schools that do not maintain high standard level of education. This is normal ion every city, we usually have the good, the bad and the ugly.

In this post I will be giving you list of outstanding secondary schools in Lagos.
You can go through the list incase your child wants to enroll into a secondary school.

Grange School

Grange school is located at Harold Shodipo Crescent, GRA Ikeja, Lagos. Grange school Lagos was founded in 1958, the offer nursery, primary, secondary education. They also have option for day and boarding school available.

You can contact the school by calling their phone number +2341-2957630 or sending them email on

Grange School also emerged winner of the 2017 Loya Milk Swimming competition, which featured 16 secondary schools from Lagos and its environs.

British International School, Lagos (BIS)

British International School is located at 1 Landbridge Avenue , Oniru Private Estate, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria. BIS is a multi-national, co-educational school offering a British style curriculum to students aged between 11 and 18 years. It serves both the Nigerian local community and expatriates looking for a British education within an international setting.

You can contact the school by calling their phone number +234012915022 or +2348106891610, you can also send them email on

Lekki British International High School, Lagos

Lekki British School was established in September 2000 on a 25-acre campus within the Lekki Peninsula part of Lagos in South Western, Nigeria. Lekki British High School is the first British Boarding school in Lagos Nigeria.

Day Waterman College, Abeokuta

Day Waterman College is a co-educational boarding school near Abeokuta. School was founded by Tayo Aderinokun, who was also one of the co-founders of Guaranty Trust Bank.
The College is set on 35 hectares of natural landscape in Asu Village, near Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria, less than an hour drive from Lagos.
The mission of DWC is to provide outstanding education that inspires leadership traits as it focuses on the individual child’s ability to excel in the global world.

Greensprings School

Greensprings School was established in January 1985. Greensprings School is one of the leading British international schools in Lagos and Nigeria.

It is located at 32, Olatunde Ayoola Avenue, Obanikoro, Lagos. and other branches around Lagos.

Over 38,000 students have enrolled till date. The mission of the school is to lead holistic, inclusive, innovative world-class education in Africa

Nigerian Tulip International Colleges

Nigerian Tulip International College (NTIC) was founded in 1998 in Wuse 2, Abuja, Nigeria.. NTIC has been embraced by different sections of the society from every state of the country.

More than 500 students from 22 countries participated in the FISO competition. 41 NTIC students were awarded at the end of the competition; 2 diamond medals, 3 gold medals, 8 silver medals and 28 bronze medals.
Future Intelligence Students Olympiad is a US-based competition. It aims to encourage students to study and engage in critical thinking. FISO Olympiad team conduct an online Olympiad of FISO Mathematics, English, and Art Olympiad to boost the motivation of both teachers and students.

NTIC has its branches I Lagos, Abuja, Kano, Yobe and Ogun state in Nigeria.

Children International School

Children’s International School started operations in September 2003.

The school is located at Plot 8, Amore Street, Off Freedom Way, End of Admiralty Road, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos

The school’s vision is to nurture, empower and transform.

Avi-cenna International School

Avi-Cenna International School had its roots in a cherished vision, developed in the minds of Mr. and Mrs. Foudeh who came to Nigeria from Jordan. They shared a vision to provide a quality international education to students in an enabling and inspiring environment and had a noble wish to instill in young minds that there are no boundaries in education.

The School serves both the Nigerian community and expatriates who are seeking a British Education in Lagos.

The school is located at 6 Harold Shodipo Crescent GRA, Ikeja Lagos, Nigeria. The can be contacted on +234 1-3426271, 081 8444 5444 or

Some other good secondary schools in Nigeria are listed below

The schools above are schools with international standard and reputation and they are good option for your children when it is time for them to attend secondary school.
These schools can also compete with other school in the world when it comes to standard of education, which means your children do not need to travel outside Nigeria to get quality education.

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