School Feature: Global International College. LagosMums talks to the principal of Global International College.
Please introduce yourself and your background?
My name is Mrs. Bisi Layiwola. I am the principal of Global International College
Global International College was founded in 1999. The school was founded by Mrs. Abolaji Osime and is managed by seasoned educational administrators.
Where is the school located?
The school is located at Plot 12, Blk 26, Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1 , Lagos
Ratio of kids to teachers?
1-10 in the sixth form
Number of children in the school and the capacity?
100 in the sixth form. We also have a sixth form in Abuja
What age range are your students? And classes?
We have 15-18 year olds in the Sixth form
What is the curriculum/teaching methodology?
Sixth form curriculum offers British/ American/ Canadian
Extra-curricular activities available? School Hours and any after school services offered
Clubs- Moots, Einstein and Young Entrepreneurs; Excursions; Community Service; Life Skills Development
What is the admission process? deadline? Is it rolling?
Parents pick up application forms; candidates sit entrance examination in November, January or February for admission the following September . We also have a January Start date
Tuition? Is there a payment plan for parents?
Parents can pay per annum or per term. We also have an arrangement with some selected banks our parents can contact in case they have challenges with the payment for payment plans.
We do continuous assessment ,using tests, assignments, projects, presentations etc
We apply sanctions to correct undesirable behavior and reward appropriate behaviour
How do we contact you for more information? Or to schedule a visit to the school?
Please visit the school at Plot 12, Blk 26, Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1 , Lagos
Do you offer a school bus service?
What should parents be looking for to decide if your school would work for them/their children?
We are a caring school community where each member is valued.
How is your school preparing children for learning and operating in the 21st century?
We offer technology enabled learning. The students are aware of the world in which they live in and we have embed internationalism in our curriculum. They are taught to become creative thinkers, reflective learners, team players as those are some of the skills required in the 21st century
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