- CEO & Principal
- Our Vision & Mission
- Our History
I am pleased to introduce our school to you and explain the vision for the education of our pupils. It should start a conversation and process which will see your child well supported in coming to Grange. After more than thirty years as an educationalist and a father, I know how important a school is that offers quality learning with high expectations. I am passionate and committed to maintaining the ethos and traditions of Grange, whilst ensuring the school continues to provide quality all round 21st century experiences. Our aim, that all pupils are part of 'a culture of continuous improvement' underpins our work and values for those in our care. I want all our children to fulfill their potential and promise.
I certainly expect pupils to achieve the qualifications they need for further and higher education and for adult working life. I also want them to experience a richness and diversity of personal, social and recreational opportunities. I believe education is a partnership between school, parents and the child... Read More
Our Vision"To be the leading British international educational institution in Nigeria."
Our Mission"To provide an excellent English curriculum education whilst embracing Nigerian history and culture within a creative and motivating environment, developing life-long learners who will become global leaders."
Flying to the UK during the 1950's and 1960's was not as straight forward and smooth as it is today. There were no direct flights to England. At that time, children came to Nigeria to be with their families while on school holidays, and then had to fly back to the UK when schools re-open to continue their education in the United Kingdom. A trip to the UK in those days could take up to two full days, with stop overs in Liberia and Rome.
The idea of a school in Ikeja grew from about May 1957 when a group of interested parents applied to the West African Airways Corporation for permission to rent one of its buildings for use as a school.
The group formed Grange Education Limited as a Company to be run as a non-profit making organization, and based on GRA NiGEria, called Grange School... Read More