Early Years Admission Info

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Admissions Policy

These are guidelines to the requirements for securing admission into Temple School.




Children seeking admission to the following classes must have attained the class age by August 31st of the year of admission:


Early Years and Foundation Stage:


Crèche 1+ years
Preschool 1
2+ years
Preschool 2 3+ years
Reception 4+ years


Academic Requirements:  The academic criteria for admission are:

  • Entrance form must be purchased, completed and submitted before the entrance examination.
  • Pupils seeking admission from Reception to year 12 must take an entrance exam.
  • Preschoolers are not given written examination. Written examinations starts from the Reception classes. Children are tested in Literacy and Numeracy.
  • Pupils transferring to Years 5 upwards will also need to submit a character reference from previous school.... 


The following documents must be submitted along with the registration form:

  • A current passport photograph
  • A copy of the child’s birth certificate
  • The previous term’s report card
  • A sample of exercise books for English, Mathematics and Science from the previous school
  • All pupils must have completed the Year 6 syllabus or its equivalent to gain admission into the secondary school.
  • The benchmark to qualify for consideration for admission is at the discretion of the school.
  • Admission to Temple Secondary is automatic for pupils in Temple’s primary section, provided they pass the entrance examination.
  • Successful candidates and their parents are sometimes required to be interviewed by the Head of School or some senior staff of the school. Parents of students will be notified after the entrance examinations, if interviews are required.
  • After the entrance exam, admitted candidates would be given an offer letter, the school and uniform bills and the medical form. School fees must be fully paid before resumption of the student. School uniforms are available for sale at the school’s office.
  • The medical forms are to be completed and submitted on or before resumption.



A confidential Report must be completed by the students’ school for students applying for space in Years 5 and up.


Parent's Contact Information

It is important for the school to be able to contact parents at any time, especially in case of emergencies. The school must have parent’s address (office and home), Phone numbers (home, mobile and business), and e-mail. The school should also be provided with the contact of a guardian in case of emergency. This information is required at the time of registration and whenever changes occur in the contact information of parents or the emergency contact.



    • Obtaining the Registration form
      • The Registration form is available at the Registrar’s office
      • Payment is made through the school’s accountant and a receipt issued.
      • Submission must be done before the entrance examinations which will be indicated at the time of purchase,
    • The following must be submitted with the registration form
      • A current passport photograph
      • A copy of the child’s birth certificate
      • The previous term’s report card
      • A medical report after admission is offered
    • Individual visit to the school
      • A visit to the school can be arranged for the prospective student and their parents. During this visit the student will be taken on a tour of the school and the parents will have the opportunity to speak with the Head of School and/or the sectional heads. Arrangements can also be made for the student to spend the day in the school.
    • Entrance Examinations
      • The entrance exams take place in December and in April. As stated earlier, students who pass the entrance examinations may be invited in for an interview.
    • Acceptance
      • Offer letters will be sent to the successful students. The tuition fees must be paid on or before the first day of the term
    • Orientation for the New Students
      • On a designated day before resumption, which will be communicated to new Temple families, students and their parents will be formally introduced to Temple School life and given the school calendar for the school year. The Meet and Greet programme at the beginning of each new session will also enable the new students and their parents meet their teachers and members of management.

How to reach us



  • info@templeschoolng.com;
  • s.okharedia@templeschoolng.com;
  • a.arofin@templeschoolng.com

Early Years and Foundation Stage:

213 Ikorodu Road, Ilupeju, Lagos

Phone: +234 708 566 1673; 803 310 2767


1 Temple Drive, Off Olusoji Idowu St, Ilupeju, Lagos

Phone: +234 809 854 7988; 802 754 7988


2-4 Odegbami Street, Off Aba Johnston Crescent, Adeniyi Jones, Ikeja

Phone: +234 908 155 0288; 903 775 6917

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