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[/vc_column_text][vc_tta_accordion c_icon=”chevron” active_section=”0″ collapsible_all=”true”][vc_tta_section title=”What curriculum do you run?” tab_id=”1460441053169-0f46e264-417d”][vc_column_text]Our curriculum covers both British and Nigerian curriculum for reception, nursery and primary 1-6 in order to develop them universally irrespective of their background. We are able to work a synergy between these two curriculum.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What is the students’ daily routine?” tab_id=”1460441142687-536dc74e-c0d7″][vc_column_text]A typical school day starts by 7.00 am. with supervised morning prep followed by classes at 8.30am to 11.30am. By 12.00pm, students go for lunch and closes by 3.00pm.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What is the teacher-student ratio in the school?” tab_id=”1460441142496-ea387f4c-02ae”][vc_column_text]Teacher-students ratio is one teacher to Twelve pupils.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What is the average class size?” tab_id=”1460441140252-cea02220-8fb3″][vc_column_text]The average class size is 15 students per class[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Do students embark on Educational Trips and Excursions?” tab_id=”1460441140060-0ae5a0d3-ea5c”][vc_column_text]Yes. Approved school trips are categorised as compulsory or optional.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=” How long does a lesson period last?” tab_id=”1460441139865-381cc442-7862″][vc_column_text]A lesson period is 1 hour, but most lessons are double periods given us 70 minutes on the average.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What is the medium of instruction?” tab_id=”1460441139688-05f48fd4-4b21″][vc_column_text]English Language[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What are the school’s promotion criteria, if any?” tab_id=”1460441139517-9303449c-8449″][vc_column_text]Student with a cumulative average of 70% including Mathematics and English are promoted without further consideration.

Promotion of students performing below 70% will need to be discussed and extenuating circumstances considered before the school takes a decision.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What is the school’s approach to student discipline and safety?” tab_id=”1460441139336-65343fd9-d5ee”][vc_column_text]Students’ safety is paramount and is given priority attentionWe have fire drills, and lock down drills termly to prime the students and our security unit in readiness for emergency situation.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”How is technology used to support teaching and learning in your school?” tab_id=”1460441139156-fcbb2497-a9a6″][vc_column_text]It is used as a tool for research work, doing assignments and tests[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What extracurricular opportunities are available for students?” tab_id=”1460441138987-0f3095be-2620″][vc_column_text]The school has different clubs categorized into service club, action club and creative club. Wednesdays is our sports day. Our students go for competitions (sporting, literal and creative arts) also.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”How does the school support students who have academic, social or emotional difficulties?” tab_id=”1460441138797-7b915039-80ee”][vc_column_text]There are teachers who are always there with the students, teachers as mentors to support the students and class teachers who sit right there in class with them. In addition to these there is a Counselling and Students Learning Enhance Programme (SLEP) department that is in charge of students with learning and emotional challenges.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Does the school have an anti-bullying policy?” tab_id=”1460441138606-5a27d09b-1b4c”][vc_column_text]Yes! The stance of the school is zero tolerance for bullying.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What strategies are used to teach students who are not fluent in English?” tab_id=”1460441135697-3bfe3ac2-4ac0″][vc_column_text]Teachers are assigned to teach them English from the scratch. Subject teachers teach and assess them using differentiated strategies and materials.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What professional development opportunities do teachers have? in what way do they collaborate? ” tab_id=”1533305009740-5f1dfcd6-1acc”][vc_column_text]Teachers are sent on short courses depending on the training need of the teachers. The school organizes a fortnight in-house training for teachers. Departments hold their meeting fortnightly discussing the best practices. Year group meeting for collaborating on subjects alignment is held three times in a term.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Where do students go after they graduate?” tab_id=”1533305155795-95b58724-b6d7″][vc_column_text]A-Level schools[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=” What is the breakdown of the school fees?” tab_id=”1533305389479-8082c717-9f5f”][vc_column_text]The school fees consist: Tuition fee, (and for new intakes) Development levy, Cost of uniforms, Medical test, and other sundry fees , which are optional.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Can the fees be paid by installments?” tab_id=”1533305402435-9bcbbf39-4edb”][vc_column_text]Full fees are expected to be paid on or before resumption or at the latest within 2 weeks of resumption.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Is there any sort of discount for two or more children?” tab_id=”1533305534454-6fddd1a3-d9c9″][vc_column_text]There is a 5% discount on tuition for a child that has a sibling.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Is development levy refundable?” tab_id=”1533305613373-50b4e718-0d0d”][vc_column_text]Development levy is not refundable.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Can we sew and buy uniforms by ourselves?” tab_id=”1533305653282-d666f25e-9c2f”][vc_column_text]Uniforms can only be sown or bought from the school’s fashion houses[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Can online transfers be made for school fees payment?” tab_id=”1533305726958-0dd2ff80-3b92″][vc_column_text]Our parents make transfers and it is acceptable but we advise that such transfers be detailed to include the names of the student(s) in whose favour payment is being made.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Can I issue a cheque for my child’s fees?” tab_id=”1533305769908-3cf8e968-a560″][vc_column_text]We do not accept cheques but we take bank drafts from parents[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Can I have a refund of fees paid?” tab_id=”1533305821039-3dfe2373-7c21″][vc_column_text]School fees other than acceptance deposits for new admission are refundable subject to 10% administrative charge.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What are the school’s bank accounts?” tab_id=”1533305870591-e3a505d0-6952″][vc_column_text]The school bank account details are as below.

Bank: Fedelity Bank
Account Name:  Blessed and Joyous Children International School
Account Number: 5600419776

Bank: Access Bank
Account Name:  Blessed and Joyous Children International School
Account Number: 0776914334[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_accordion][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][cws_sc_msg_box customize=”1″ custom_fill_color=”#dd3333″ custom_font_color=”#ffffff” text=”Changing the world one child at a time” custom_icon=”fa fa-globe”][/vc_column][/vc_row]