About Montessori International School
M.I.S was founded on the 14th of June, 1989.
The school runs a three term session of 1st term, 2nd term and 3rd term with midterm breaks at the middle of each term.
MIS has a Nursery, Primary and Junior Secondary School (Year 7 - 9). MIS also has a Senior Secondary School called GOLDSPRINGS which is a full boarding school.
Prize Giving Day
This is a prize giving day to acknowledge pupils and students who have excelled in various subjects in their respective classes..
Inter House Sports
The school holds its inter-house sports competition once in two years during which different houses compete for prizes in different games and sports.
This day is set aside for primary one pupils. On this day, pupils having previously been taught the different careers/occupations in their social studies course come together to show case different professions.
Lower Primary Games day
This day is set aside for primary two and three. It’s a day in which the two classes take part in several sporting activities.
The school embarks on educative and entertaining excursions with its pupils and students at various times.
This educational institution understands the importance of a good library to qualitative academic work. That is why two frameworks with the inscription: “Reading is Uplifting” conspicuously hangs in the library. In pursuance of excellence, the school has a well stocked library. It also contains different kinds of encyclopedia.
Most of the books are of international authorship.
The library is open to staff and students alike: both for reading and borrowing. Library staff are available to render necessary assistance.
The school continues to increase the volume of books in its coffers.
A School will not be complete without laboratories. Pupils have the opportunity to confirm empirical ideas in our fully functional science and home economics laboratories.
DOWEN COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
The Dowen college scholarship award for best performance in the college entrance examination for 2003 and 2005 was won by two M.I.S pupils.
- Ndubueza Ugochukwu (2003)
- Odili Daniel (2005)
ADESOYE COLLEGE AWARD
The Adesoye College Scholarship for best overall candidate in 2003 entrance examination held natioinwide was won by Nkaginieme Ubani, a student of M.I.S.
MEA MATHA ELIZABETH HIGH SCHOOL
Akaraiwe Akaolisa, a student of M.I.S won the Mea Matha Elizabeth Scholarship award for 2005.
ECOBANK ZONAL ESSAY COMPETITION
The essay competition was organized by ECOBANK. Nkaginieme Obioma, an MIS student, came third.
NIGERIAN TURKISH INTERNATIONAL MATHEMATICS COMPETITION
The NITC mathematics competition is held every year and in 2005 Loolo Immanuel a pupil of M.I.S came third nationwide.
- In 2007, Bankole Adebajo placed third postion nationwide.
- In 2008, Chidebere Uguru placed second position nationwide.
ATLANTIC HALL SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
An M.I.S pupil Odita Ogechukwu won the 2006 Atlantic Hall Scholarship (overall) best performance in the college entrance exam.
NIGERIAN TURKISH INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
The underlisted students won scholarships into the NITC
- Olaolu Ajire - 2006
- Ikechukwu Obunadike – 2007
ACCESS HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
The Access High School Scholarship Award was won by:
- Ikechukwu Obunadike – 2007
- Oshomah Agbugui – 2008
CHARLES DALE SCHOLARSHIP
This award was won by Oshomah Agbugui in July 2008.
Staff & Sections
Montessori International School has eight academic sections viz:
Lower Nursery Section
This section has a head teacher who works with a team of teachers from the following classes; Ladybird (Nursery One) and Bumble Bee (Nursery Two).
Upper Nursery Section
The head teacher of this section works with a team of teachers from the following classes; Honey Bee (Nursery Three) and Busy Bee (Primary One)
Lower Primary Section
This section is made up of Primary Two and Three classes. It is manned by a head teacher and a team of teachers.
Upper Primary Section
Upper Primary has a head teacher, with a team consisting of Primary Four, Five and Six class teachers.
The head teacher of this department works with teachers in the following specialist subjects like French, Creative Arts, Home Management, Social Studies, Science, Vocational Studies and Creative Writing.
The Extracurricular head teacher and her team engage the children in a variety of fun activities, making learning an extra-enjoyable experience.
ONLINE APPLICATION UPDATE
This is to inform prospective pupils of Montessori International School that application process is ongoing.
On-line registration forms are available from September against September the following year (a year in advance).
ADMISSIONS INTO NURSERY ONE:
Online Applications are only open for Children ages 2.5 years up to 3 years into our Nursery one Classes (Ladybird)
ADMISSIONS INTO NURSERY TWO TO PRIMARY SIX:
In M.I.S every Child's welfare is paramount to us and we wish to maintain a balanced teacher: pupil ratio in our classrooms. Hence, mid-stream admissions into our Nursery Two to Primary Six classes will be made available only on request (subject to availability).
ALL WHO WISH TO APPLY FOR ADMISSIONS INTO NURSERY TWO TO PRIMARY SIX SHOULD PLEASE VISIT OUR SCHOOL ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE FOR INQUIRIES FOR ADMISSION INTO THESE CLASSES.
ADMISSIONS INTO GOLDSPRINGS JUNIOR HIGH:
Online Applications for our 1st exams will be open from 1st September 2016 to 30th April 2017.
Date for 1st exams is Saturday, 11th March 2017.
Note: Applications received after 9th of March will be treated as supplementary applications.
Date for 2nd exams (supplementary exams) is Saturday 13th May 2017.
ADMISSIONS INTO GOLDSPRINGS SENIOR HIGH:
On-line registration forms for Goldsprings Senior High are available (all through the year) from September against September the following year (a year in advance).
Kindly complete and submit the registration form online BEFORE :
31st JANUARY FOR Nursery 1 (Age Range 2 ½ - 3 years in year of admission).
30th APRIL FOR GoldSprings Junior High School (GJHS).
Please click on the ADMISSION INFO menu to see the list of eligible age ranges for Admission.