Top 15 Best Secondary Schools in Uyo and Environs in Akwa-Ibom State

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Top 15 Best Secondary Schools in Uyo and Environs in Akwa-Ibom State

Here is a list of the top 15 best schools in Akwa-Ibom that we will discuss in this post.

  1. Nobles International School, Uyo
  2. Topfaith International Secondary School, Mkpatak
  3. Monef High School, Ikot Ebom Itam
  4. Infant Jesus Model Secondary School, Oron
  5. Beulah International School, Ekom Iman
  6. Tower of Ivory International School, Ediene Abak
  7. St.Brian Modle College Uyo
  8. Notre Dame Girls Secondary School Urua Edet
  9. Saint Columbanus Secondary School, Ikwen
  10. Mobil Pegasus High School, Eket
  11. Nobles International School, Uyo
  12. Ritman College - Uyo
  13. Graceland High School, Uyo
  14. Federal Government College Ikot-Epkene
  15. Bright Future College Uyo
  16. Ray-field Schools Uyo

There is a popular saying about education: “Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.” – Malcolm X.

In line with the wise words, many parents in Nigeria today strive to provide the best education for their kids despite the economic hardship in the land.

Nigerian parents living in Akwa Ibom are not an exception. Because of the love for their children, most aspirational parents in Akwa-Ibom who want the best for their wards are willing to make great sacrifices in exchange for quality secondary education.

Like Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, Akwa-Ibom is also home to some of the bests secondary schools in Nigeria. If you are a parent looking for the best secondary schools in Akwa-Ibom and its environs, we have put together a list to ease your search.

Before we go to the list of the top best secondary schools in Akwa-Ibom, here are some interesting facts about the state.

Created in 1987 from Cross River state, Akwa Ibom State is one of the oil-producing states in Nigeria.

The state boasts of many beautiful cities unlike many states in Nigeria that operate a one-city system.  Akwa Ibom State has about 3 cities which are self-sufficient and buoyant.

The major cities in Akwa Ibom State are Uyo, Eket and Ikot-Ekpene.

Akwa Ibom has one of the best networks of roads in the whole South-South and arguably Southern Nigeria at large. The roads are well paved with standard markings, walkways and gutters.

In the cities of Uyo, Ikot Ekpene and Eket, 80% of the streets are tarred and connected. The roads are clean and well maintained making Akwa-Ibom one of the best education destinations in Nigeria.

Top 15 Best Secondary Schools in Akwa-Ibom

Please note that this list is in no particular order.

  1. Nobles International School, Uyo

Nobles International School is truly an extraordinary place of learning. Their talented staff provides each student with rigorous standards, high academic and behavioural equity and a solid foundation.

The school is a co-educational boarding and day school and boasts of being a place where children are happy, confident and enthusiastic learners.

Address: Atan Offot, Behind Idongesit Nkanga Secretariat Complex, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State

  1. Topfaith International Secondary School, Mkpatak

Topfaith is a co-educational day and boarding International Secondary School. Located in Mkpatak, Essien Udim, Akwa Ibom State, is an educational haven for young minds. TISS has been in existence since 2002.

Topfaith's affirmed mission is that of nurturing the treasured child for service and providing total quality education in a world-class fashion.

Topfaith International School sits on 37 hectares of well-developed landmass adorned with demonstrations farms, modern buildings, parks, lawns, playgrounds, courts, fields, ornamental flowers, beautiful shade, and fruit trees. It is a serene and nature-friendly environment Tofaith Int'l Secondary School

Location: Mkpatak, Off Obo-Annang Junction, Ikot Ekpene-Abak Highway,not tucked away in a typical low-density flat land tropical rainforest of West Africa.




  1. Monef High School, Ikot Ebom Itam

Monef High School came into being in 2006. The staff comes from various backgrounds, including the University of Louvain (Belgium), University of Ottawa (Canada), etc. Their mission is to stimulate their wards to develop the skills needed to succeed in an ever-increasingly competitive world without deadening his/her ethical sensitivities.

Monef views and treats children as a member of their very own family, since all parents want the best for their children. That’s why every Monef staff with children voluntarily has them in Monef. To them, it is a school of choice. they bring you the best in cutting-edge education.

Location: Ikot Ebom Itam Off Ikot Ekpene Road by AKTC Motor Park Itu LGA Akwa Ibom State Nigeria.

  1. Ritman College

Ritman College is a uniquely modern, international, co-educational post primary institution dedicated to building the strategic bridge between present dreams and future realities. Located in a well-tarred, accessible and serene environment, the college offers both boarding and non-boarding options and the students are trained to be morally sound, imaginative and creative, inculcating in them the passion to constantly seek knowledge that addresses practical issues of development.

Ritman College was conceived to make an outstanding difference in the Nigerian post-primary school system by fostering a culture of academic excellence nurtured by landmark investments in quality and linkages with its immediate and global environments.

If you are looking for a school for your child in Akwa Ibom, then,  Ritman for College is a good choice.

Location: 104b Umuahia Road, Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

  1. Beulah International School, Ekom Iman

Beulah International School, Ekom Iman, is a co-educational Institution which offers comprehensive secondary school subjects from JS1 to SS3 and other courses for International Examinations likes Cambridge examination, TOEFL and SAT.

Beulah International School is a home of excellent vision for the total child who is the hope of tomorrow’s excellent breed. This breed is a product of hybrid of Christian ethics and academic advancement through hard work.

Teamwork is encouraged among staff and students. Individualized and team teaching are employed to help fast and slow learners. Students are encouraged to organize group discussions, symposiums, lectures and play on some of the topics they find difficult, in a bid to facilitate understanding, clarity and retention.

Beulah International School was established on the 2nd of October 2014, by Group Captain (Rtd) and Mrs. Sam Ewang. The first director of the school was and is still Mrs. Comfort Ewang while the first principal was Mrs. S. H. Udoh.

Location: 14 Ben Udo Street, Ewet Housing Estate Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

  1. Tower of Ivory International School, Ediene Abak

Tower of Ivory is one of the best schools in Akwa-Ibom state. The school is a co-educational day and boarding school that offers programmes as specified in the Nigerian National Policy on Education. It offers a wide variety of academic subjects taught by a dedicated and professional staff.

The student begins with a broad spectrum of subjects, which becomes more focused as he or she progresses.

The school is located at

 Tower of Ivory International Schools Ediene Abak, Abak LGA, Akwa Ibom State

  1. Infant Jesus Model Secondary School, Oron

The school believes that every child is important and blessed with some qualities & talent. Their focus is to bring out their hidden potentials, ensure they acquire the best education that is obtainable in the world to enable them to stand out in the society; learn new skills so that they can spread their wings and achieve honour, excellence and Pride.

The secondary school is a co-educational school with top-notch modern facilities that you can find elsewhere in some of the best secondary schools in Nigeria.




  1. St.Brian’ Model College Uyo

Saint Brian Model College is a Catholic secondary school in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. The school is one of the best schools in Akwa-Ibom and its environs.

Saint Brian Model College is a secondary school located at 32 Dominic Utuk Avenue, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.

  1. Notre Dame Girls Secondary School Urua Edet

Notre Dame is the best girls-only school in Akwa-Ibom state.

Nurturing the intentions of his founders, Notre Dame Girls’ School continues to excel in forming whole rounded persons.

By this, Notre Dame Girls’ offers holistic education. They form not just the intellectual, but also the spiritual, biological and the psychological aspect of our students’ lives.

Notre Dame upholds the belief that education empowers. For the school, education means enabling persons to reach the fullness of their potential.

Location: Urua Edet Obo, Essien Udim, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

  1. Saint Columbanus Secondary School, Ikwen

St. Columbanus Secondary School, Ikwen a.k.a SCOSSI came into existence in January 1959 when Bishop James Moynagh was the Bishop of then Calabar Diocese. Known initially as St. Pius XII Secondary School, two years later it was changed to St. Columbanus Secondary School at the initiative of St. Patrick Missionaries from Ireland.

The school was temporally sited at the present-day Sacred Heart primary School, Ikwen before being brought to the present permanent site.

The land on which the school is built is jointly owned by Atai Ikwen, Ikwen Ikot Udom, Ikot Ukana and Nto Esu villages.

Location: Ikwen, Nto Ndang, Obot Akara, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

  1. Mobil Pegasus High School, Eket

Mobil Pegasus High School, Eket next to none in Akwa Ibom when it comes quality education.

At PEGASUS SCHOOLS, their mission is to prepare the child to function effectively in a globalized world of work, using the best available human and material resources including ICT to provide education that ensures the cognitive, affective and psychomotor growth of the child.

Academic achievement is only a small part of the picture in a student's life and is often weighted far too heavily in school admissions offices. PEGASUS SCHOOLS selects students based on indicators of their future potential, characteristics including intellectual curiosity, perseverance in the face of adversity, and creativity.

  1. Graceland High School, Uyo

Graceland Schools, founded in 1999 by a group of Christian Believers with a strong passion for excellence. The vision was brought to fruition in 2001 when the first academic session started in September of the same year. Since then the school has grown by leaps and bounds. The evidence cannot be contested.

Since then, it has been from one success story to another.

The High School was introduced about six (6) years later to build on the foundation laid at the Nursery/Primary level.

Apart from fulfilling the desire of parents, the results of the students at international/local competitions were so convincing. Within a space of five years of existence, Graceland High School had become a household name among top schools within the nation.

Location: 8 Graceland School Road Off Gen. Edet Akpan Way, Ewet Housing Estate.

  1. Federal Government College Ikot-Epkene

Federal Government College, Ikot Ekpene (FGCIK) is a secondary school located in Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. The school was created by the Nigerian government in 1973 as one of the federally funded "Unity schools" to bring together students from regions across Nigeria. The school has facilities for both boarding and day students.

Students (boys and girls) range from Junior Secondary One (JS1) through Senior Secondary Three (SS3). Students must complete the Federal Common Entrance Exams to apply for attendance.

Federal Government College Ikot Ekpene has very strong alumni associations in the United Kingdom, United States of America and Nigeria with the Lagos chapter being the most active alumni association.

Location: Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom, Nigeria

  1. Bright Future College Uyo

Bright Future College has emerged as a leading educational institution in the 21st century, at the forefront of providing students with a world-class educational experience. The school is an integrated and structured training programme which offers continuity, stability and progressive development. They are constantly evolving our systems to reflect best practices as identified by current educational research.

Parents who desire this quality of education for their children are welcome to visit the school.

Location: Osongama Road, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State

  1. Ray-field Schools Uyo

Ray-Field is a centre of high educational excellence. It is made up of the nursery, primary and secondary sections. The nursery and primary schools share the same location at Nsikak Eduok Avenue, Uyo while the Secondary School is located at Nsukara Offot, Off Nwaniba Road, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. The foundation of quality education is embedded in available facilities and motivated manpower which drive the objectives of learning and teaching without hindrance.

Ray-Field International Secondary School, Nsukara Offot, Uyo is one of the schools in Nigeria where all basic learning and teaching necessities are at the beck and call of students and teachers.

Location: Ray-Field Close, Nsukara Offot, Uyo.


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