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About GJS
  • About Great Joy Schools!

    Great Joy Schools is a vision given in September 2003, to provide qualitative education and raise children in a contemporary academic and cultural setting that will give the children a legacy built on an enduring foundation.

    At Great Joy Schools, we provide care, lay foundation skills in a Montessori setting, develop the individual talents of young people and teach them to relate the experience of the classroom to the realities of the world outside. Our products become critical and compassionate thinkers, lifelong learners and informed participants on local and world affairs.

    As a prospective student, your success at GJS College requires effective time management, strong study skills and high motivation and effort. You will find out that teachers are demanding more than what was obtainable in your former school; the work you are required to do is more difficult and you are expected to develop independent study skills.

    To help you succeed, GJS has put together a learning skills program with tips to assist you develop the right skills that will move you towards succeeding not only at GJS but also beyond. GJS College is accredited by Lagos State Ministry of Education, British Council and registered by the University of Cambridge as a center for her ‘O’ and ‘A’ Levels examinations.


    • Cambridge checkpoint
    • Cambridge O ‘Level
    • Cambridge A and AS level
    • IGCSE
    • SSCE (WAEC and NECO)
    • SAT I and II
    • TOEFL
    • Degree Foundation Program (DFP)

    We pride ourselves in focusing on the individual student because we appreciate the fact that each child is unique. We mould our students to be global citizens therefore we employ a fully integrated international curriculum in our syllabus. For this reason also, our class sizes are limited to a maximum of 20 students. And we place high emphasis on the moral development and excellence through diligence, honesty, discipline, integrity, and respect for others.


  • Great Joy Montessori School

    Our responsibility is to help every child to develop his/her personality and also to become an independent and useful member of the society while each learning manager is to assist in unfolding their senses and also to acquire skills for life in every aspect of their learning such as Mathematics, Literacy, Practical life, Cultural and sensorial.

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  • Great Joy Primary School (Grade 1 – 6).

    In pursuance of the above goals, our primary school curriculum cuts across Nigerian and British which consolidates the over-all teaching and learning process at Great Joy (Primary) School.

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  • GJS College (Grade 7 – 12) .

    In the College, we ensure that we give our students all round development system of education, our classrooms teaching does not only focus on Nigerian curriculum, we extend our curricular to meet that of British and American including Canadian Systems of education in order

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  • GJS College International.

    We have a series of widely recognized international programs and exams which includes Cambridge A’Level, IGCSE & Cambridge O’Level, Degree Foundation Programs (DFP).

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