Vetland Senior Grammar school is an upgraded model college in Education District 1, Lagos State. We have a 100% credit pass in WASSCE 2019.
The highly esteemed public school is known for its feats of success in the District, State, National and International competitions.
We have won series of awards that earned us the award of the Best in the District and one out of the Best six schools from the six Districts in Lagos State,
We design Educational plans like peer mentoring, in-loco-parentis, whereby students are distributed regularly under a teacher – parent care to guide and monitor them academically and otherwise.
We also utilize collaborative teaching by engaging teachers from other schools / Departments to teach their area of expertise.
We combine teaching and extra – curricular activities in the school to bring out outstanding, confident and all-round educated students.
Our students are inspired to have positive mental attitude for success through regular motivation talks. Our dedicated academic staff, go extra miles by conducting Bi – weekly mock Assessment to prepare the S.S III students and identify their area of weaknesses.
In addition, breakfast and weekend classes are employed for extensive treatment of WASSCE past questions in all subjects.
VETLAND SENIOR GRAMMAR SCHOOL
Vetland Senior Grammar School is a standard Model (DAY) school built on a robust Academic foundation with an impressive achievement among other public schools in Lagos State.
Keeping with the school’s mission of “pursuing the path of excellence to nurture the leaders of tomorrow in a serene and composed environment” the school provides necessary lee ways for her staff and students towards having passion for learning and creativity.
The platform provided by the Lagos State Government and the ingenuity of our astute Tutor – General / Permanent Secretary has given us a pat at the back to making the school a reference point amongst her equals.
RECENT ACHIEVEMENTS BY THE SCHOOL
The achievements of the school recently include, but not limited to the following:
November 2017, 1st Prize winner in “RAW MATERIALS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
COUNCIL” Quiz Competition organized by the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology.
February 2018, 1st Prize winner in “ROTARY ESSAY COMPETITION, IFAKO IJAYE” organized by the Rotary Club.
June 2018, 2nd Position in LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENT QUIZ” organized by Lagos State Ministry of Education.
June 2018, 2nd Position in “LAGOS STATE SCHOOL DEBATE SEASON IX” organized by Lagos State Government.
March 2019, 1st Prize winner in a” DEBATE” ORGANIZED BY Redeemers College
June 2019, 3rd Position in “OLUWOLE AWOKOYA AWARD” organized by Chemical Society of Nigeria.
September 2019, one of the 13 finalists in South-West Nigeria of the PZ CUSSON CHEMISTRY CHALLENGE 2019” organized by PZ CUSSON plc.
October 2019, 1st Position in NAFEST 2019 ESSAY COMPETITION” organized by Lagos State Art and Culture.
The School has a 100% academic success in her WASSCE results for the inputs of the tireless, but highly focused Principal, Mrs. Taiwo, A.E
2019 Best Principal in Education District 1 Merit Award 2019
BEST WASSCE result 2019 Education District 1 Merit Award
BEST WASSCE candidate 2019 Education District 1 Merit Award
BEST PERFORMING ALUMNI 2019
The outstanding performance of the school is borne out of a well-equipped library, a crop of highly qualified and dedicated teachers; a well-equipped laboratories among others.
The school’s Principal, Mrs. Taiwo, A.E has an unparalled passion for the job, a state-of-the-Art Podium, she single – handedly built for the school.
The school has produced distinguished individuals who passed through her tutelage, among whom are but not limited to: 1. Dr. Adeniran Segun, A surgeon based in Warri, Nigeria, who had a scholarship to study from the Cuba Government, Nigeria Government and Lagos State Government. 2. Honourable Yinka Ogundimu of Lagos State House of Assembly, who is currently the Chairman Education Committee, among others.
The JAMB Scores of our students ranged between 280 and 308. Not less than 80 percent have secured admission into higher institutions in 2019. Among such students include but not limited to: 1. Sunday Odebowale (Lagos State University) 2. Oyaleke Deborah (Bowen University) 3. Oduola Faith (University of Ghana) 4. Adesanya Oluwafemi (University of Lagos) 5. Enilolobo Oluwafemi (University of Ibadan). A lot of these students recorded distinctions of the A1 grade in their results. The majority of them have 5 distinctions and above
The school introduces the students to challenges that can put them through in life as early as they are admitted into the school.
Besides, the school inaugurated a football team and introduced wholesome athletics to augment the academic well-being of the students. The newly inaugurated football team had an outing recently at the “Christ Embassy”, Lagos football competition where the team carted away 4 medals in the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 6th positions. The athletes recently won for the school: 1. 1st position in 100 meters boys; 2. 2nd position in 100 meters boys; 3. 2nd position in short put (girls) and 4. 2nd position in long jump (boys). This singular act qualified the school to represent Education District 1 in the Maltina Sports fiesta.
The school’s Cultural Group was singled out to entertain guests at the “67th Birthday” of WAEC in 2019.
The Excellent Performance of the school was acknowledged and appreciated by all and sundry among whom are but not limited to: 1. Hyundai Motors, who supplied the school with computers together with furniture. 2. China Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC) who undertakes the Federal Railway Construction System, took it upon itself to paint the school buildings.
The Principal Vetland Senior Grammar School, Ifako-Ijaye Lagos.
THE PRINCIPAL VETLAND SENIOR GRAMMAR SCHOOL IFAKO-IJAYE LAGOS.
TAIWO A.E (MRS)