July 2018 Newsletter
APPRECIATION: With a heart of gratitude, we give all glory, honour and adoration to the Almighty God for being with us all through this session. May His name be praised forever.
Our special thanks also goes to all our able and ever cooperating parents/guardians who have continually and unconditionally supported the school’s vision and mission, despite all odds. May God reward you richly. Amen
OUR MISSION: To provide every learner with opportunities for educational engagements that foster the individual's moral, spiritual and economic well-being for personal goal achievement and full integration into the larger society.
OUR VISION: To remain a world class educational services provider for the overall intent of raising a godly generation of achievers.
RESUMPTION: The school resumes for the 1st term in the 2018/2019 academic session by God's grace on Monday 10th September, 2018. Boarders are expected to resume on Sunday 9th September, 2018.
PUNCTUALITY: It is worthy of note that assembly is compulsory for all pupils/students as learning starts from the assembly. Parents/Guardians should ensure their wards get to school before 7:30am. Any violator will face the consequences.
ADMISSION: Admission is in progress into our primary and secondary schools. Register your ward for a better tomorrow.
ENTRANCE EXAMS DATES FOR THE 2018/2019 ADMISSION: Entrance exams into our secondary school will hold on the following dates by 8:00am.
4th August, 2018
1st September, 2018
EDUCATIONAL TRIPS: Our pupils/students will have the opportunity to tour the United states of America this summer.
This will be a great load of fun and a golden opportunity to visit places and mix with others from around the world to explore things that will transform their lives and the world at large. For registration and enquiries, contact, 08150969309.
MID-DAY MEAL: All parents interested in their wards being served mid-day meals next term should endeavour to pay before resumption, as clearance cards will be issued as meal tickets without which meals will not be served.
RADIO PROGRAMME: You can listen to our students/pupils on Radio Nigeria 1, 103.5 FM at exactly 11:30am-12noon on Saturdays. You can also put a call across during the programme to be a part of the discussion.
AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMME: All children are expected to have been picked up latest by 4:30pm. A fee of N500 will be collected daily or added to the school fee for a child who stays later than the stipulated time.
GENERAL CERTIFICATE IN EDUCATION (GCE): Students of our school are not allowed to sit for G.C.E while still in school. The penalty is expulsion from the school.
· Bible Reading: The Pupils are to read the book of Revelation Chapters 1-10, then memorise the following: Basic 1-3 (Revelation Chapter 4:1-11) Basic 4 – 6 (Revelation Chapter 3:1-22).
· Essay writing: Write extensively on the topic: Primary 1-3: “A Human's Best Friend”, Primary 4-5: “I Almost Gave Up”.
Write ups should be from 5 pages upward. Pictorial illustrations are allowed and it should be spiral binded.
· Bible Reading: Students are to read the Books of Revelation Chapters 1-20. Memorize the first 5 Chapters of Revelation.
· Essay Writing: Write an essay on “The National Reformations I would Bring as Nigeria’s President-Elect”. State your 20 - Point Agenda and explain in detail how your plans will be executed. Note: Not less than 5 pages.
CLASSES GSS (INSIDER) OUTSIDER
Reception/KG 5,500 6,000
Nur 1-2 6,000 6,500
Basic 1-5 7,000 7,500
Basic 6 7,500 8,000
JSS 1-2 8,000 8,500
JSS 3 8,500 9,000
SS 1 9,000 9,500
SS 2 10,000 10,500
SS 3 (EXTENSION CLASSES): Check the admission office for further clarifications.
ALUMNI ASSOCIATION: All our ex-students are to register online through the school's website: Info@good-shepherdschools.ng E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
SCHOOL WEBSITE: Parents should monitor the activities of the school by logging on to our website: www.goodshepherdschools.ng. Use your ward's(Child's) I.D number as a user name to log in. Academic results can be accessed there. You can as well pay your child's fee there. You can also reach us via the following E-mail addresses: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
ADMISSION INTO HIGHER INSTITUTIONS ABROAD/ SCHOLARSHIPS: Do you want your ward to secure an admission/scholarship abroad? If so, contact the School’s Students' Affairs Office.
VISITING DAY: The boarders' visiting day remains the first Saturday of every month. Visiting on any other day is not allowed.
PROJECT-BASED LEARNING: This is to remind you that we run a project based learning method. Our parents should please provide the materials that may be required.
TEXT BOOKS: All pupils/students are to have all textbooks required at resumption, Parents are to come to school during the Holiday Coaching to get their wards’ textbooks at the school’s bookshop.
DIRECTOR'S AWARD: To be eligible for this award, as a senior student a 90% score should be attained in 8 subjects including English Language and Mathematics; a junior secondary school student is expected to have 95% average to win this award.
CAMBRIDGE/SAT/TOEFL EXAMS: Registration is on for the stated examinations. Please contact the school for further details.
BOARDING FACILITIES: We have outstanding world class and reliable boarding facilities. Give your ward a chance to be in our hostel where Godliness is the watch word.
SPECIAL SHUTTLE: You can enjoy a means of early return for your wards in the KG/Nursery Section each day through the Special shuttle. Interested parents should contact 08033238658.
THE MANAGEMENT TEAM:
It is our pleasure to acquaint you with the school's management team members.
Dr. A.B. Oyeyemi - B. Sc, M.Sc, D.Sc.(Hon. Causa)
Dr. (Mrs.) O.A. Oyeyemi - BA.ED, Ph. D
Mr. O. J. Oyeyemi - B.Sc.
Mr. Ehimiaghe Elijah - B. Engr.
Mrs. D.O. Ojoye – Kehinde - N.C.E.
Ms. Ayodele J.F. - HND, P.G.D.E
Mrs. F.T. Ajibade - N.C.E., B. ED.
Mrs. Alalade O.F - H.N.D, P.G.D. E.
Mr. Evbotokhai F.O. - B.Sc
Mr. George Opara G. - M. Sc
Mr. Akingba A.A. - A.C.B.
Mrs. Adeosun F.B. - H.N.D., P.G.D.E.
Mr. Raymond C.F. - B.A.
Mrs Abiodun F.R. - B.Sc, Ed.
Mr. Ikpefuran O. - H.N.D.
Mrs. Afolami A. - B.A.
GOOD SHEPHERD CONTACTS:
The following should be reached in case of any observed error(s) in results.
Dr. A.B. Oyeyemi - (Good Shepherd Schools' Chairman) - 08023213789, 08150901500
Dr. (Mrs.) O.A. Oyeyemi - (Director of Operations) - 08025394653, 08150901501
Mr. Tobi Oyeyemi J. - (Director of Strategy and Development) - 08150969179, 09027840471
Mrs. D.O. Ojoye Kehinde - (Asst. Headmistress, Meiran) - 08150969300, 08055204871
Ms. Ayodele J.F. - (Academic Co-ordinator, Primary Meiran) -08031932952, 08150969334
Mrs. F.T. Ajibade - (Supervisor, Primary Section, Ogun State Campus.) - 08150969623, 08024629748
Mrs. Alalade O.F - (Supervisor, Secondary Section, Ogun State Campus) - 08150969623,08024107631
Mr. E. Ehimiaghe Elijah - (Supervisor, Junior Secondary, Meiran Campus) - 08150759738, 08150969326
Mrs. Adeosun F.B. - (Supervisor, Senior Secondary, Meiran Campus) - 08150901623, 08060217402
Mr. George Opara - (Supervisor, Hopetown Campus) - 08150968941, 08032146712