107, Liasu Road, Idimu, Lagos, Nigeria

Academic Curriculum

St. Francis Catholic Secondary School runs the Junior Secondary School and Senior Secondary School Programmes as specified in the Nigerian National Policy on Education. It offers a wide variety of academic subjects taught by a dedicated and qualified staff. The student begins with a broad spectrum of subjects, which becomes more focused as he or she progresses.

In the Junior Secondary School (Basic 7 to 9), the College emphasizes the basic skills in the following subjects:

1. English Studies
2. Mathematics
3. Culture and Creative Arts
     i. Music
     ii. Fine Art
4. Yoruba Language
5. French Language
6. Business studies
7. Basic Science and Technology
     i. Basic Science
     ii. Basic Technology
     iii. Physical and Health Education
     iv. Computer Studies (ICT)
8. National Values Education
     i. Social Studies
     ii. Civic Education
     iii. Security Education
9. Pre-Vocational Studies
     i. Home Economics
     ii. Agricultural Science)
10. Christian Religious Studies

Senior School Curriculum


In the first year of the Senior Secondary School (SS1), all students do a maximum of 12 and a minimum of 11 subjects. The following table lists subjects offered and possible option groups in the Senior Secondary School: Compulsory Cross-Cutting Subjects

1. English Language
2. General Mathematics
3. Civic Education
4. Trade/Entrepreneurship Subject (Catering Craft Practice OR Data Processing OR Fisheries)

St. Francis Compulsory Subjects


1. Biology
2. Economics
3. Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK) is a compulsory choice for all students

Elective Groups


Only one subject can be selected from a given group.

1. Literature-in-English or Geography
2. Agricultural Science or Technical Drawing or Foods & Nutrition
3. Further Mathematics or Visual Art
4. Physics or Government
5. Chemistry or History
6. Computer Studies or Geography
7. French Language or Yoruba Language