The Best Schools In Ogun State

The five best primary schools in Abeokuta

  • Mercyland International Schools.

Mercyland international Schools situated at GRA in Ibara, Abeokuta, is one of the best primary schools in Abeokuta. Mercyland international Schools provide quality education for the young generation.

The school was established by chief A. G. Bankole and Dr. Mrs. A. A. Bankole with the aim of providing excellent education for boys and girls, supporting in their passage to adulthood by developing character, intellect and physique within an academic community in which each child is cared for and valued equally.

  • Alaba Lawson Nursery and Primary School.

The school was founded in September 17, 1977, by Iyalode Alaba Oluwaseun Lawson, MFR, the Iyalode of Yoruba land, to provide a veritable atmosphere for pupils to develop their talents and maximize their potentials, in an excellent and wonderful environment that is conducive for learning with a very good landscaping, beautiful and always neat.

Lawson group of Schools is strategically tucked in a serene, accessible, and conducive learning environment and it remains a school of first choice for discerning parents, who value quality education in an ideal environment. At Lawson, the school develops the pupils by training the mind, body and soul and the school also focuses on training the pupils on social etiquette which lays the foundation for excellence.

  • St Bernadette’s Nursery and Primary School.

St Bernadette’s Nursery and Primary School was officially established in January, 1955 by late Rev. Sr. Dunstan O’Driscoll, OLA – an Irish Reverend Sister of the Our Lady of Apostles Congregation. The dream of the founder was to give a lasting and enduring education to young boys and girls as well as transmission of moral and spiritual values to individuals.

In order to meet up to the modern day challenges of Nursery and Primary School, the school offers a wide range of primary school subject in a serene environment. Facilities includes: well ventilated spacious classrooms, well equipped computer and Information Communication Technology (ICT) department, well stocked library and a multipurpose sports field.

The school is managed by seasoned and experience management under the Proprietorship of His Lordship – Most Rev. Dr. Peter Olukayode Odetoyinbo, a Diocesan School’s Board and Administrator – Very Rev. Fr. Patrick Oke. The Head Teachers have been sisters of Our Lady of Apostles and the current head Teacher is Sr. Veronica Ifeyinwa Onyeanisi, OLA.

  • Charis Crèche, Nursery and Primary School

Charis School is an international and co-educational school in Nigeria. The school caters for the educational, social and moral needs of the children base on Christian values. At Charis we support building talents both in and out of the classrooms, the pitch court, field and track.

The affective and psycho-motor domains of our students are also taken care of to give them all-round and balanced educational experience. This we believe will prepare them and project them in further disposition of their studies.

  • Golden Grace International Schools

Golden Grace Nursery and Primary School is an institution committed to providing children with their initial and their vital grooming for leadership.



The five best secondary schools in Ogun State;



The Bells Comprehensive College is founded in 1991; the schools (one for boys, one for girls and one for day) are spread across sixty five acres of undiluted landscape on Idiroko Road in Ota, Ogun State.

The school is founded on the premise that ‘no child is unteachable’. Students are accommodated in comfortable boarding houses with facilities for about one thousands five hundred (1500) students.

The methodology of education at The Bells is child oriented. Each student is seen as unique, and the best teaching methods for individual students with academic challenges have their needs met at THE BELLS.

We introduce our students to enjoying and understanding nature and the world around them. Every Bells student is permitted to fully develop his or her potentials without undue influences. A well rounded and comprehensive education system produces a balanced and well equipped youths who have the best chance of becoming mature and responsible students.


Founded by local philanthropist Tayo Aderinokun, in 2008, the school is a purpose built co-educational boarding school of 500 students. The college is set on 35 acres of land in Asu village near Abeokuta, Ogun State, less than an hour drive from Lagos.

Day Waterman College provides outstanding education that inspires leadership traits as it focuses on the individual child’s ability to excel in the global world. The college is design to educate young people to become leaders who will be at the forefront of rapid economic and social development sweeping through Nigeria and the world.

The students of Day Waterman College primarily proceed to a range of higher of further educational institution in the United Kingdom, Canada, United States of America (USA), South Africa and other Europe Countries and study towards a variety of qualification and certification including A levels, Foundation Diplomas, International Baccalaureate, SATs, High School Matriculation and European Baccalaureate.


Abeokuta Grammar School is a public secondary school in the city of Abeokuta, Ogun state. Often called the first grammar school in Nigeria, the school is the first secondary school in Ogun State and it is attended by students from all parts of Nigeria, West Coast of Africa, South Africa, Europe and even Asia.

The school was founded in 1908 by the Abeokuta District Church Council (Anglican). AGSOBA is an association of old students (boys and girls) of the grammar school and is the oldest student association in Nigeria. Headed by a national body known as the Central Executive Committee with it headquarter in Abeokuta, the association operates through branches all over Nigeria and the world. The school is mixed.

The school’s notable alumni include; Prof. Wole Soyinka, Beko Ransome-Kuti, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Tunde Kelani, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti.


Buckswood offers an educational that encourages and rewards learning achievements. The school provides our students with personalized care and attention in a safe environment. The school offers the students a wealth of extra curriculum activities to help them grow mentally and emotionally.

The students can transfer to any Buckswood school around the world. The School is the first British secondary school in Nigeria.


Corona Secondary School, established in 1992 is a co-educational boarding school and has successfully presented our students for Nigerian and British external examinations. The school overarching objective is to ensure that the students are able to live and work successfully in the higher turbulent, globalised and technological world in which they are going to work in. in line with the mission of the committed team of professional we ensure that our promise to each child who comes to Corona is that they will become multi-talented, flexible, competent individual.

The school consists of dedicated, committed, passionate and competent educationists who strive for excellence every day. Corona Secondary School, Agbara, Ogun State has successfully secured accreditation by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), based in New England, United States of America. The school made history by becoming the first secondary school in Nigeria and one of only four selected schools in Africa to be accredited by the internationally acclaimed body.

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