The City of Knowledge Academy (CKA) is a co-educational secondary institution established to provide excellent academic and leadership training for young minds. The institution is an outstanding addition to the nation’s quest for academic excellence, providing invaluable opportunities in a safe and secure environment for the holistic development of the child. The school is situated on well-appointed grounds within the leafy and serene suburbs of Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, Nigeria and it is easily accessible via the Ore-Benin Express way. This location was specifically chosen for its spacious and tranquil environs. It is a serene and conducive learning environment far away from the stressful atmosphere of city life. The school employs a contemporary and integrated approach to teaching and learning and the formal, informal, cultural and intellectual ethos of the school will equip the students with the skills needed for efficient and effective operation in the world of their future.
In order to take due account of academic and social maturation issues, the school will admit students with regard to age, as follows: • Students seeking admission into Year 7 at the start of a school year in September should reach the age of 11 years by the 31st August in that same year. • Similarly, students seeking admission into Year 8 at the start of a school year in September should reach the age of 12 years by the 31st August of the year of entry. Students are normally admitted at the beginning of the school year; however, any admission during the school year will be subject to the same admission criteria.
All students seeking admission into City of Knowledge Academy will be evaluated using the following criteria: a diagnostic test, a report from the student’s previous school and an interview accompanied by the Parent or Guardian. For Admission in September 2016 • Pick up the Application form and past entrance test question papers from the Lagos Liaison office, 3/5 Boyle Street, Onikan, the School or any of our examination centres at the rate of N10,000. You can also download a copy from the school website at www.ckaintl.com. Please click on the image to your right hand for download. • Application forms should be submitted together with a copy of the child’s birth certificate, 2 recent passport photographs and the latest school report from the child’s current school. Incomplete applications, and those not on an original form, will not be considered • Contact the Vice Principals Academics or Admin/Pastoral on the following numbers 08075093532, 08075093533 in order to arrange to take the Entrance Examination at the candidate’s convenience. The examination can be taken either in the school or the Lagos office. • For candidates residing abroad, arrangements can be made for entrance tests to be administered by the candidate’s current school. The Head of School, at her discretion, may accept a confidential reference from the applicant’s current Head Teacher, should an interview not be possible.