The Learningfield Schools which had a humble beginning with about 8 qualified and dedicated teachers and few students came into existence in October 11, 1997. The school is located in Close 30, Satellite Town, Amuwo Odofin, Lagos. It has Day and Boarding school and is Government approved.
The Learningfield’s Vision
Owing to the low level of qualitative education in the state and the country at large, the school is out to:
- Provide an all round education of international standard, exposing the students to wide range of career opportunities.
- To instill in the children the knowledge of good morals, ethical values and the fear of God which help them to relate in the society.
HISTORY ABOUT THE SCHOOL
The School’s Nursery and Primary sections came into being in October, 1984 with a population of about 280 and a staff of 50. The school runs a comprehensive curriculum that are in line with the Ministry of Education Policy and guidelines and addition located in a very conducive environment with modern facilities and teaching materials vital for excellent teaching and learning
(i) To expand structurally so as to impact more on the lives of Nigerian Children educationally.
(ii) To improve on staff welfare through construction of staff quarters.
- Create more employment opportunities through expansion.
- Improve the lives of the people of the host-communities through community-development projects like borehole drilling etc.
The Learningfield Schools is considered the best school in Satellite Town, Lagos owing to a number of reasons which can be explained as follow:
- Infrastructural Development: The school is well endowed with modern days facilities established in a conducive environment both the day the boarding school in Satellite Town Lagos State. The school has a well equipped library, science laboratory, Information Technology, Musical Department and a well stocked stores where you can find virtually your school needs and a big generator to boost power supply for the institution.
- Administrative Structure: Administratively, the school has a well organized administration for smooth running of the school. From the Proprietress to the Director of Studies down to the Principal and the teachers, the Account Officer and the Bursar are uniquely assigned their various functions without unnecessary interference from the top management of the school. This unique factor about the school has earned her a wonderful academic services.
- Manpower: The Learningfield Schools is also blessed with well trained, dedicated and disciplined staff whose primary objectives are to improve the academic and moral welfare of the children or wards. The teachers are graduates of high repute from the various Universities in and outside Nigeria with the sound academic qualifications. This is no doubt has demonstrated the high academic record achieved yearly by the institution as a result of competent staff managing the school.
- Fleet of Buses: The Learningfield Schools has well over 40 Coastal buses of 36 seats to cater for the needs of Day Students in Satellite Town and environs. The buses are well maintained by competent mechanical engineers with long years of experience from the Engineering Department of the institution. To this end, you can hardly see any of the The Learningfield Schools broke down on the way and students waiting to be evacuated by another bus because the buses are adequately maintained.
- Social Activities: The Learningfield Schools is and still making a remarkable impact in social activities. The school has participated in many social events both internally, nationally and internationally producing enviable records. Such social events like “Miss Learningfields, ”, Cultural Day display, Goge Africa and many more. In addition, the school is doing well in sporting activities.
- Academic Records: The school has maintained high academic records both locally and internationally. The school produces over 95% academic record for Senior School Certificate Level on yearly basis. In addition, the staff of the institution are given adequate training both locally and internationally to cater for the modern days needs to deliver effectively. No wonder, the School is doing extremely well and the population has received tremendous explosion. For instance, in the Nursery and Primary alone, each of the basic class has many arms of about 25 or more in a class. Today, the school is highly populated.
- Welfare: The Learningfield Schools is also reputed for its welfare package for its staff. Recently, when they marked 25 years of existence, the school rewarded its staff who are excellently qualified and dedicated with long years of service to the institution with plots of land, deep freezers and other valuable items. In addition, the school gives loans to deserving staff of the institution to enable them meet their obligations.
In conclusion, The Learningfields Schools has remained a leading role in shaping the life of many in Nigeria. The institution which started from 1997, today has become a great citadel of learning and has produced many intellectuals of high repute both in the academic and other fields of life. It is not an exaggeration therefore that the school can indeed be regarded as light in the education industry and a benchmark for molding the spiritual, moral, intellectual, emotional, physical and social life of a student.
The Learningfield Schools to me, is the best school in Satellite Town and I will not hesitate to recommend the school to any willing parents in and outside Nigeria to train their child or ward.