Isn’t it shocking that there is a list of the best secondary schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi State when the state itself is regarded as an educationally less developed state?
Well, things may just have taken a turn for the best, especially since the administration of David Umahi who has heavily invested in the educational sector from the primary up to the tertiary level.
With this recent development, many parents and guardians, even those who are non-indigenes, have trooped into some of the best secondary schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi State.
Let’s see some of these schools.
Best Secondary Schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi state
Federal Government Girls College, Abakaliki
FGGC Abakaliki is one of the unity secondary schools created by the federal government of Nigeria. The secondary school offers subjects relevant to science, art, and even commercial students. As the name implies, the school is an all-girls secondary school. FGGC Abakaliki is located at Ezzamgbo town in Ebonyi State.
Comprehensive School of Management and Technology
Located in the heart of Ebonyi’s capital, Abakaliki, CSMT has one of the best learning facilities for its students. This secondary school also offers day and boarding options to its students. While the mission of the school is centered around bettering the academic performance of students, the spiritual side of things isn’t left behind.
Christ the King College
One of the top secondary schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi State has to be Christ the King College, which is located in Nkalagu town in Abakaliki. They stand out as one of the best secondary schools where your male child can be groomed in every aspect of life.
Command Secondary School
Like the other Command Secondary Schools scattered in different parts of the country, Command Secondary School couples both sound academic learning and rigid military training to prepare its students for the workplace. It is located in the military barracks, Abakaliki.
Ebonyi State University Staff Secondary School
EBSU staff secondary school is considered one of the best secondary schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi. This isn’t in any way surprising since they have a rich educational heritage that dates back to 1994 when the school was established. This secondary school has a functional electronic library with very conducive classrooms that give students a beautiful learning experience.
Special Science School
It is very rare to find secondary schools in the southeast that offer only science subjects alone. Nonetheless, the ones that do, like Special Science School, Igbeagu, are doing so well enough that they have earned the title as one of the best secondary schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi state. As expected, they function as a senior secondary school and therefore admit only SS1 to SS3 students.
Federal Government College, Okposi
In a bid to foster national unity, the federal government of Nigeria set out to create what we now know today as unity secondary schools. Federal Government College, Okposi was among the first set of unity schools established. In fact, FGC, Okposi was established in 1965 and since then has consistently shown why they deserve a place among the best secondary schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi state.
Hope High British International School
Located in a calm and serene learning environment that promises to give students the best learning experience, Hope High British International School is always in the reckoning for one of the best secondary schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi state. Since its inception, they have shown undeniable successes. It is located at No. 6, Onwe Road, Abakaliki Ebonyi state.
Annunciation Secondary Schools
In 2006, we saw one of the best secondary schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi state begin. They have a rich heritage of the best teachers who know their onions so well that the best students in external examinations many times come from the school. Annunciation Secondary Schools is owned by the Catholic Diocese, Abakaliki.
Holy Ghost Foundation Schools
This is one of the best secondary schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi state. It was established by Dr. Ogbonnia Chinedum Okoh. Holy Ghost Foundation Schools have boarding facilities that by all standards are very comfortable. They also have equipped laboratories and a functional library.
We must realize that the different schools aren’t arranged in any order or hierarchy. But, rest assured that the ten schools listed here are truly one of the best secondary schools in Abakaliki Ebonyi state.