Proprietress' Note

Welcome to Havard Children School, the citadel of EXCELLENCE.
Havard Children School was established with a clear mission of delivering world-class education, driven by an unwavering passion for the well-being and development of children. Our commitment lies in guiding students toward their destinies and propelling them toward a bright future. For over 14 years, Havard Children School has steadfastly pursued its vision—to establish a sustainable institution dedicated to providing exceptional educational services to future leaders. Through consistent and ongoing improvements, our school has earned a well-deserved reputation as Nigeria's premier private institution. Havard Children School is recognized for its dedication to staying at the forefront of education, equipped with cutting-edge technology for teaching and learning. We take pride in offering a comprehensive education that meets the standards of the 21st century. Experience the excellence of Havard Children School, where we shape futures and nurture leaders through a commitment to continuous improvement and the highest educational standards.

  • Our History

    Havard Children School started operation on January 18th, 2010. The institution was established with a clear objective of providing world class education. This concern in addition to our unwavering passion for children care and welfare are the foundation for this school that currently serves Arepo as well as other communities like OPIC, Warwa, Magboro, Mowe and Ibafo, among others.

    The school that started with just four pupils and two teachers in January, 2010 has grown to more than 200 pupils with 45 staff as at the end of 2014/2015 academic session. The school offers many programmes in addition to her regular classroom offerings. A visual and performing arts programmes is offered to all pupils by credentialed art and music teachers. A computer lab with 32 pupils’ stations is available to Nursery II pupils and all graders on a regular instructional basis. Also, a scheduled library time is provided for all grade levels.

    Our special education staff consists of a full-time Resource specialist and assistant and speech and language specialists.

    The management and staff of Havard Children School is committed to meeting the needs of all who attend by providing an effective instruction programme designed to improve pupils’ academic, social, emotional and physical growth.


    At Havard Children School we send out newsletters at the beginning and end of the term, informing parents of important upcoming events and activities which have taken place throughout the term.
    Below are the links to download recent newsletters sent out.

    1. End of the Year Newsletter - 2023
    2. First Term 2023/2024 Newsletter
    3. End of Second Term Newsletter - 2019/2020
    4. Second Term Newsletter - 2019/2020
    5. End of Year Newsletter - 2019


    1. Yearbook - 2018
    2. Yearbook - 2019

Our Core Values


We run fully integrated British and Nigerian Curricula. The curriculum is dynamic, modern and designed to challenge and inspire learners to be adaptable and flexible. The Curriculum is coherent with the needs of learners, Nigeria and the broader international society.
It prepares learners for the opportunities and experiences of a highly competitive environment and society.

Co-curricular Activities

We place great emphasis on co-curricular activities. All pupils are encouraged to participate in any one of the school clubs such as Music, Ballet, Chess, Scrabble and Swimming.


With the understanding that children are the most valuable assets, we employ different proven strategies to make our pupils responsible society members

High Morals

We teach them moral values like honesty, loyalty, respect, self-reliance, self-discipline, patience, kindness, gratitude, forgiveness, personal responsibility and courtesy.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to build a sustainable institution that provides exceptional educational service to future leaders.

Mission Statement

It is our goal to be the best in providing all-round educational services that are of international standards

To enhance the potential of our pupils to operate at optimum level comparable to any child worldwide

To obtain and retain the best employees to execute our vision.

To create an environment that demonstrates our respect and care for all pupils whose lives we directly influence.

To remain consistent with the principles of integrity and abide by its tenets to the highest standard.


  • Some of our most recent photographs are displayed below. To view all photographs please click here

Children's Day Celebration
Children's Day Celebration
Children's Day Celebration
Children's Day
Reception Class Pictures
Parent Thanksgiving
Pupils Thanksgiving
Praise and Worship Session

About Us

Our Facilities

Our pupil learn with state of the art facilities

Our Teachers

...passionate, patient and children-loving

Privacy Policy

We place a high priority on the protection of the information you shared with us

Our facilities include among others:
Experienced and highly dedicated graduate teachers
A spacious library with up-to-date books
A conducive atmosphere for effective learning
Spacious classrooms, well lit and well ventilated
A state of the art computer room with internet facilities
Health care services
Practical science
A well equipped music lab & studio
Professional guidance and counselling services
Multipurpose hall
Safe water and constant electricity supply

Havard children school is a citadel of learning that is committed to raising a total child and to prepare the potential leaders of our nation for the great future ahead of them.
This ultimate goal is being advanced through several means and methods. One of the prominent means of achieving this sustainable goal is through the possession of competent, experienced, inspiring, meticulous and resilient teachers who are dedicated to achieving the best.
Our teachers are a team of passionate, patient and children loving individuals who combines educational skills with an innate ability and positive attitudes to life to make the children the best they could be.
Our teachers are a group of intellectuals with excellent academic records in different fields of study. They spend extraordinary amounts of time with our pupils to develop powerful bonds and magical "break-through" moments using teaching principles and practices which are based on front-line experience. Our practical, classroom-tested methods are influenced by the latest research on human intelligence, cognitive development, dyslexia and learning disabilities.
The teachers receive specialized hands-on training when they arrive at Havard Children School and they continue their education through in-service training and Teacher-Mentoring Program (PD).
Some of the teachers who are not education graduate have undergone some other training which qualifies them to teach the children while all the teachers are still subjected to weekly trainings for effective teaching among other things. Aside academics, the teachers are versatile in that they are experts at other vocational works which they impact on the children.

This privacy policy sets out how Havard Children School uses and protects any information that you give Havard Children School when you use this website.
Havard Children School is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Havard Children School may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 9 September, 2013.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- Parent and child’s names
- Contact information including email address
- Other information relevant to pupil admission
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to process your application, record keeping and internal analysis for advertising or marketing purposes.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
How we use cookies
When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. Where services are delivered on the internet, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device, for example, computer or mobile phone. These include small files known as cookies. They cannot be used to identify you personally.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to parent needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Google Analytics sets cookies to help us accurately estimate the number of visitors to the website and volumes of usage. This is to ensure that the service is available when you want it and fast.
For further details on the cookies set by Google Analytics, please refer to the Google Code website
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Our Philosophy

Havard Children School is a family-centered Parent Participation School that inspires children to discover their fullest potential on the road to life-long learning. Students, teachers and parents come together to form a community of learners.

We'll take care of your child

It is our responsibility as a school and as teachers to safeguard pupils and protect them against abduction and exploitation. We take interest in our children and listen to them and most importantly, make school premises a place of trust and support that fulfils your child’s needs. Together we can protect our Children by teaching them to be smart, strong, safe and not to be timid.

Partnering with Parents

We have developed strategies to foster Parents and Family involvement in Havard Children School. It is commonly acknowledged that one of the most important components of student achievement and success is parent involvement.

Our Impact

Havard Children School has had the privilege of training over 20 graduates in ICT as part of her youth development program and building leadership capacity through numerous ways.

Frequently Asked Questions

Explore Our FAQs for Swift Answers to Your Queries

We encourage you to peruse our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section for quick and comprehensive responses to your inquiries. If you find that your questions remain unanswered, please feel free to utilize our contact form. We are dedicated to providing prompt assistance and ensuring your concerns are addressed promptly.

**1. What is the nature of the school curriculum?**
Our school curriculum is a robust combination of the Nigerian and British curricula, aligned with the International Primary Curriculum (IPC).
**2. When does school resume and close daily?**
School begins at 7:50 am and concludes at 1:00 pm for the nursery and 2:00 pm for the primary. Fridays are designated for club activities, with school closing at 1:30 pm.
**3. Is admission from the nursery into the primary automatic?**
Admission from the nursery to the primary is automatic, but pupils must undergo reading tests to ensure their eligibility.
**4. Does the school run a shuttle bus for pupils?**
Yes, we operate a bus shuttle, and parents also have the option to drop off and pick up their children.
**5. Does the school provide lunch for pupils?**
Certainly. While we offer lunch, pupils are also welcome to bring their own packed meals from home.
**6. What is the ratio of pupils to teachers?**
For nursery classes, the ratio is at most fifteen (15) pupils to two (2) teachers, and for primary classes, it is at most fifteen (15) pupils to one (1) teacher.
**7. What kind of books do you use?**
We utilize books that comprehensively cover both the Nigerian and British curricula.
**8. Does the school participate in external competitions?**
Yes, our school actively engages in both internal and external competitions, locally and internationally.
**9. How do parents receive information from the school?**
Parents receive information through newsletters via email, communication books, text messages, or hard copies.
**10. Apart from academics, what other activities are available to the children?**
We offer a diverse range of co-curricular activities, and every child must belong to at least two clubs, fostering mental and physical development.
**11. Do pupils go on field trips?**
Certainly, pupils embark on various field trips to complement classroom knowledge and gain valuable experiences.
**12. What is the school's policy on birthday celebrations?**
During birthday celebrations, pupils bring a cake and drinks. Party packs are allowed, and pupils can come in their school uniforms or party dresses.
**13. What foods can pupils bring to school?**
Pupils can bring foods such as sandwiches, biscuits, healthy drinks, vegetables, and fruits. Oily foods are allowed, and parents can follow the school meal timetable as a guide.
**14. Are there Afterschool services for the children?**
Yes, we offer Afterschool services.
**15. What are some major achievements of the school?**
Over the years, Havard Children School has excelled in providing world-class education, producing well-rounded individuals with high moral standards. Our achievements include success in various competitions, entrance into benchmark schools, and excellence in academic and non-academic activities. This success is attributed to our dedicated Council members and staff committed to building a strong and internationally recognized educational institution.

Contact Us

     For any enquiry, kindly fill the form to the right.
      Plot 38 Aribido Oshola Street, Arepo, Ogun State | Plot 142 Church Street, Arepo, Ogun State
     +2348035696773 | +2347030494094 |