Provision of sound and quality education is one of the best gifts that can come from parents and guardians.
Most of children’s characters are formed at schools. Type of school attended can influence the type of peer group a child is exposed to.
A child sent to a great school stand better chance of forming good character and attitudes.
Cross River state is one of Nigerian’s most beautiful and peaceful states. Calabar the capital of the state is former Nigeria capital territory, and this makes the city very significant to Nigeria people.
Education at Cross River state is encouraging as there exists great educational institutions ranging from primary level to tertiary.
In this article, Nigerian Informer will be looking at secondary schools in the state, with a view of presenting the very best ten in the state.
These are schools where discipline, academic excellence, morals and fear of God are guiding principles.
Best Secondary Schools Cross River State
American International Secondary School
American international secondary school Calabar is a top-notch secondary school in Calabar.
The secondary school is situated at 145 M/M Highway, Calabar Municipal, Cross River.
The institution is a co-educational secondary school which meets international high school standards.
Academic excellence and discipline are culture at the international secondary school.
University of Calabar International Demonstration Secondary School
University of Calabar International Demonstration Secondary school is a secondary school of high repute in Cross River state.
The school was founded in the year 1995. It is a secondary school owned by the prestigious University of Calabar.
Before the year 2013, the school was known as University of Calabar international secondary school.
It is a co-educational secondary school situated inside University of Calabar. With highly qualified staff, their students are given necessary academic formations and arms for great future.
Surefoot International School
Surefoot International school Calabar is a co-educational, private Christian boarding school.
Surefoot international school was founded to provide young minds with Christ centered, technological driven and fun academic environment.
At Surefoot international school no student is left behind as the students are well prepared and equipped to withstand future tasks.
The school is located at Plot 1, Surefoot International School drive, off Murtala Mohammed highway.
Auntie Margaret International / Memorial School
Auntie Margaret international memorial school is a top secondary school not just in Cross River state but south-south geopolitical zone of Nigeria.
The school took off in 1972. With quality learning facilities like laboratories and library, the school has set the bar so high in secondary school education in Cross River state.
The institution has picked up top awards in the state. The high school is located at Ndidem Usang Iso Rd, Akim Qua Town, Calabar.
Marygold International School
Marygold international school is secondary school of high repute located in Calabar, the capital of Cross River state.
The institution is a co-educational secondary which offer both boarding and day options to its students.
The school was founded in 2012 to provide quality education in an enabling environment with necessary facilities. Address of the school is 14 Obame Ikoya St, Leopad town, Calabar.
Holy Child Secondary School
Holy Child secondary school is one of the top 10 best secondary schools in Cross River state.
The institution is located at Ogoja area of the state. It is an all-girls secondary school. The school boost of quality staff and learning facilities.
It also has a very strong alumnus. It is one of the oldest academic institution in the state founded in the year 1954 and managed by the catholic church education board.
Address of the school is Mount Carmel PMB 175 Ogoja Cross River Nigeria. It is great place to train a girl child.
Zenith High School
Zenith High school Calabar is a renowned secondary school is Cross River state. It is a private co-educational secondary school.
At Zenith high school, academic excellence and morals comes first. The school is situated at 234 Murtala Mohammed highway, Calabar, Cross River Nigeria.
Federal Science College
Federal science College, Ogoja is a top secondary school established by federal government of Nigeria.
It is a co-educational secondary school which offer both boarding and day system to its students.
The secondary school has been standing tall among top secondary schools in the state. The academic and extra curricula facilities in the institution is great.
The school also boost of high qualified teachers and tutors.
Hillcrest Schools Calabar
Hillcrest schools Calabar was founded in 1983 and moved to its permanent site in 2013. The institution is of International standard.
It is a co-educational secondary school of high academic excellence. The school environment is very conducive for learning and academic activities.
St. Anne Private School Calabar
At St Anne private school Calabar, they believe that knowledge is power. The school was established out of desire to address shortcomings in educational systems.
The school run both Nigerian and British curriculum. The institution consists of Nursery, primary and secondary education sections.
St. Anne′s Private School is located at No. 18 Akin Close, State Housing Estate, Calabar.