ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
THE OLIVE-HOUSE ACADEMY is a school with stretching educational goals of international standard.We cater for early years foundation stage to secondary level. Situated in ORIMERUNMU TOWN by NASFAT on the LAGOS-IBADAN EXPRESS road Ogun State, Nigeria.
The Olive-House Academy, is committed to creating a comprehensive and nurturing environment where children develop a love for learning. We incorporate both the Nigerian and British Curriculum in our scheme of work. We follow the national literacy strategy for keystage 1,2 and 3. We believe all our pupils have gifts and talents and it is our job to help realise these to the full.
In this environment, pupils are given the opportunity to develop academically, socially, and physically. The School aim to work in partnership with the families to provide the best education for our children.We work closely with parents and operate an open door policy towards problem solving.
We recognise the need for a nurturing approach for our pupils, who are encouraged to achieve their very best through a wide range of positive behaviour strategies and early exposure to e-learning. We explore different learning styles like aural, logical and visual. We ensure high standards and expectations for all.
At Olive-House, the leadership team is focused on facilitating the development of each person as an individual, and the contribution of each pupil towards the school community is central to our ethos.
At OLIVE-HOUSE Academy, we believe that a strong foundation built during the early years is the key to success, both academically and in life generally. Furthermore, our vision is to expose our students to life experiences that will enable them to contribute to a better society – develop skills and characteristics such as Integrity, Thoughtfulness, Gratitude, Honesty, Enthusiasm, Responsibility, Compassion and Respect for all.
OUR VALUES AND LEARNING
Our values led education has its focus on a cross-curricular approach. The Leadership team will celebrate the successes of children who have best demonstrated the values we seek to uphold.The values are Integrity, Thoughtfulness, Gratitude, Honesty, Enthusiasm, Responsibility, Compassion in human relation and Respect for all.
We believe it is important that children gain leadership skills and we nurture this in a number of ways, such as electing team captains, participation on the School Council and Young Leaders scheme or our highest honour, to be elected as Head Girl or Head Boy.
Our children are encouraged to learn music, with one to one tuition available for a variety of instruments, including keyboard,recorders, trumpets, guitar, saxophone and drums available. Music therapy is used to improve pupils’ emotional wellbeing, enable communication and improve confidence.
Physical exercise is also a compulsory part of the curricular where children develop their concentration level, increase stamina and it encourages active lifestyle from a young age.
In English we offer pupils as many reading opportunities as possible, including through the use of ICT. All children read every day with an adult through our Daily Guided and Supported Reading programmes. Writing skills are strengthened by making strong links with foundation subjects.
Subject coordinators are continually looking at improving pupils’ outcomes and raising standards in their area of responsibility. Through teacher’s forum, pupils benefit from best practices applicable at other schools.
Our professional development programme has a strong focus on up-skilling teachers and support staff to be more effective when teaching a class and working with a group or individual child. Our embedded and consistently applied behaviour strategies will enable our pupils to resolve their differences more constructively and to participate better in lessons.
Olive House Academy is a private nursery and primary school with good ethics. We embrace the Nigeria & British Curriculum. The school was established with the inspiration of God and the help of the governing body who are seasoned educationist with vast amount of experience in both private and public school in Nigeria and UK.
Olive House Academy prides itself in nurturing children to be well rounded with solid educational background. Our pupil develop a love for learning through our different aids for teaching and E-learning.
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