Welcome to Kogbodi International School, Ughelli (KIS).
Founded in 1986 in the Nigerian town of Ughelli, Kogbodi has grown to become a world class elementary and middle class institution; providing world -class education to over five thousand students since inception.
KIS is open to both Day student and Boarding student. The school currently run two 100 student capacity boarding facilities for both male and female students at the Ughelli campus...
MOTTO : Rise Early and Shineread more
Provide functional education for responsible leadership, personal fulfillment and ethusiastic participation in national growth; to young people from diverse background.
KIS is currently structured into four seperate units/schools. Creche/Pre-nursery/Nursery School, Primary school(National Basic Education); Junior Secondary School( National Basic Education) and Senior Secondary School. Each unit is highly organised with different Administrative officers overseeing activities.
In 1996, the first set of graduands from our Junior Secondary School (JSS) were admitted as pioneer students of the KIS Senior Secondary School School (SSS). From inception KIS-SSS has consistently met the very high standards set by successive Management Teams and our records is a proof of this.
A minimum 95% pass rate in 20 WAEC and NECO examinations; Winner of "The Independent Nigerian Youth (TINY)" Debate Competition-2005, winner of the First Bank Annual Secondary School Quiz Competition 2003 and 2008, Winner of the MTN Quiz Competition 2016...
The junior secondary school came into existence September 27th, 1993 with 58 students in three arms. Rev. A.Y.Oguori was the first Principal at this time. Today the JSS section has 3 classes: JSS 1-3; each with about 4 arms: Sharp, Shine, Star and Spark. At the last term of every session, Students in all arms of the JSS3 classes take the compulsory state organised Basic Education Certificate Examinations(BECE), that determine their placements in the Senior Secondary School. Over the years, KIS has maintained an outstanding pass rates in BECEs and has earned several laurels in external competitions to justify...Read More
The oldest of our schools. KIS Nursery section was founded in September 1st, 1986 by Mrs. Philomena Ebosa Kogbodi. Mr. Patrick E. Kogbodi took over as the Director of Studies, upon the demise of the pioneer Proprietor three years after its establishment. As DOS Mr Kogbodi has meticulously steered the radar of progress to reflect the pioneer objectives of the institution. The school have graduated over 5,000 student over the past 3 decades. Today this section is situtated in a 3 storey building adjacent to the secondary...and has 6 classes: Creche, Pre-Nursery 1&2 and Nursery 1-3...Read More
Wouldn't you rather choose a school with a strong interest in making sure your child leaves school with more than just a paper certicate or a university admission? A school with a primary focus in ensuring your children are disciplined and well prepared for the future through a very robust academic curriculum and rich extracurricula...
What is modern education without science and technology. At KIS, we boast of 5 fully equipped labs: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science & an Aquaculture facility...
At KIS, we make it a priority to ensure our student to Teachers Ratio do not go beyond the approved National Education Policy of 1 Teacher to a maximum of 40 student.
Our Pride is that our products have an all round education. A Music Studio, Ballet Dance class, Drama & Theatre club, JETS science club, Debate society, Soccer & Basketball teams as well as as an Annual Interhouse Sports events enable us achieve our commmitments...
Respect, Discipline, Teamwork and Harwork are some of our most cherished values. We teach your kids not to be scared of failure but to see it as a stepping stone. The comfort of every child is ensured with the provision of Boarding facilities, School Buses, Sports Pavilion etc
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