All is set for the upcoming Olashore International School’s entrance exams scheduled to hold on February 27th. The exam which is open to primary school students that will be 10 years old by September of 2016 across the country is scheduled to accommodate years 7, 8, 10 and 11 (JSS1, 2, and SS1, 2) at 12noon.
The Venues are; Lagos Preparatory School 36-40 Glover road, Ikoyi, Lagos; Premier International School, 26 N’djamena Crescent, Wuse II, Abuja; Groove School 1 Sanni Abacha Link Road, GRA Phase 3, Port Harcourt, Rivers state; Lakeland School, Ogunnu Road, Warri, Delta State; and Olashore International School, Iloko-Ijesa, Osun State.
According to the principal, Mr Derek Smith, the school is set to hold the exams at various venues to the reach of prospective candidates; His words: “The school is set to hold the exams at various venues to the reach of potential candidates. We are committed to raising the standards, and remain one of the top schools in Nigeria and Africa. This is a reflection of the increasing demand of Nigerians for secondary school education in Nigeria that is of global standards, while reflecting a sense of value, discipline and best practices.”
The Chairman, Board of Governors, Prince Bimbo Olashore, stated that “Olashore International School is a leading academic institution where future leaders are nurtured by providing our students with life skills, leadership training, arts, sports and global exposure while preserving our core Nigerian culture and societal values. This entrance examination however offers an opportunity to parents who wish to enroll their children and wards in the school for international standard education and learnings beyond the classroom, which are our core offerings.”
Established in 1994, on 60 acres of land, Olashore International School is a co-educational school which offers high caliber education in a wide range of subjects at Junior Secondary, Senior Secondary and a University Foundation Programme in partnership with Lancaster University. Over the past 20 years, the school has succeeded in creating a community of world class services around the school including a first class hotel and a proposed golf course that all combine to give the school a unique identity. The school is particularly appealing to discerning Nigerians at home and abroad, as well as expatriates residing in Nigeria, who desire a school with a strong value system, demonstrable academic track record and a clear sense of purpose.