We hope you will find through our website that Howbury School is a vibrant and exciting place of learning.
We are a Nursery and Primary School with campuses in Maryland, Lagos, and Ota, Ogun State. The Schools are located in very serene environments. We are a family-oriented school - something that will become apparent when you visit. We cater for children from ages 3 months to 11 years.
With a focus on small and stimulating classes, excellent facilities, a broad curriculum, great carers and teachers, we aim to give each child the very best possible start to their school life in a happy and secure environment. Our great team is also committed to producing critical and influential thinkers who would shape our world.
At Howbury Primary school, we are committed to the development of sustained shared thinking by offering encouragement, clarifying ideas and asking questions which support and extend children thinking and help them make connections in learning .
Our curriculum, a blend of Nigerian and English national Primary curriculum: is broad and varied offering a range of both academic and cultural subjects. Assessment is an integral part of the learning and development process and we carry out regular assessments both during the term and at the end of the term . We have an assessment and reporting sheet which measures your child progress against set learning goals. Assessments are used to identify learning priorities and plan relevant and motivating learning experience for each child .
We work closely with parents to identify learning needs of children and provide quick response to any area of difficulty. We also share information with parents and offer support for extending learning in the home.
The primary school enrol pupils from age 5+ . Children are placed in class according to age and academic ability, although children are placed in class according age and ability each child is taught according to their stage of learning as children are developmentally diverse.
All Children to be admitted in Upper Nursery and Primary classes are required to sit a placement test prior to admission. Tests are scheduled periodically. Following child's success at placement test, Parents are usually interviewed before a spot is offered.
Prospective Parents can schedule a School tour and meeting with the School Manager at a mutually convenient time prior to taking placement test. The school also hosts several Open houses all year round where prospective parents can meet staff and existing parents to learn about our ethos, values and teaching styles.
Prospective parents can walk in or call the school office on 07046210181 to schedule a placement test.