KIA LAKESIDE ACADEMY

About Us

School Song

We hail,

We hail, hail, hail

We hail KIA Lakeside as the best

KIA Lakeside is the star

The brightest of them all

The school began in 2008

Everyone is working hard to make everything great

Parents, Teachers and Children are working very hard

We hail, we hail, hail, hail.

School Prayer

Oh God of creation

At the start of this new day, be my guide and my helper.

In my work and my play.

Bless and strengthen my parents, teachers and school mates.

Amen.

School's History

Lakeside Academy Nursery and Primary was founded on the 29th of August, 2008 by Mrs Titilayo Adebiyi. Lakeside Academy commenced operations on 15th September, 2008 with 14 pupils; comprising of 9 boys and 5 girls.

On establishment the school was housed at Asheik Jarma Street, Jabi, Abuja. The school moved to its permanent site at plot 1176, Babafemi Ogundipe Boulevard, Cadastral Zone Bo3, Wuye, Abuja in August, 2017.

The school was dedicated and renamed KIA Lakeside Academy on Friday 1st December, 2017 in honour of Kumbi Irene Adebiyi.

 A secondary section was added on 10th September, 2018 with four (4) students in year 8 (JSS2) and eight (8) students in year 7(JSS1). In the near future the secondary section will relocate to its own 21st century campus with boarding and day facilities.

Vision & Mission

VISION

To build excellent minds today, for tomorrow.

MISSION

To combine cutting-edge teaching strategies with dynamic subject matter to provide an educational foundation that endows learners with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel at both national and international level.

The KIALA Disposition Philosophy

  • The KIALA Disposition consists of 3 components which serve as a guideline for all we do in the school to keep us focused, they are
  1. Core Values
  2. Conduct Code
  3. Teaching and Learning Code

The 3 components are kept simple so that ALL the members of our community including the children in the school will know and understand each principle. We try to instill these principles so that they become principles for life molding the future characters of our students and our community.

Listed below is an explanation and expectation for each principle:

 

CORE VALUES WE UPHOLD are:

K

=

Kindness

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To be kind and respectful to others!

I

=

Integrity

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To tell the truth, ALWAYS!

A

=

Ambition

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Strive to DO and BE our best!

L

=

Learning

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A love for unending learning!

A

=

Accountability

-

We take responsibility for our actions

CONDUCT CODE (BEHAVIOUR PHILOSOPHY)

At KIA Lakeside Academy, we build our children one on one to equip them for an excellent future. This is why we have gone the extra mile to provide a friendly environment with world class facilities and internationally trained staff to ensure our children’s development.

Our modus operandi in all our operations is contained in 5 core principles:

P

unctuality

To report to school, classes and submit homework and assignments at the required time.

P

reparation

To report for class and activities with the required materials.

P

erformance

To do all homework, class work and other tasks as required.

P

ositive Participation

To participate in class and all other school activities in a productive constructive and creative manner.

P

ersonal Conduct

To dress, behave and conduct ourselves in the best manner possible.

Getting it right will result in PRAISE, continuously failing to get it right will result in PENALTIES.

 

TEACHING AND LEARNING CODE

We seek to develop the following skills for teaching and learning which will justify our processes, our modus operandi with an aim to achieve a life-long learning culture within our school community:

Reading

- reading, research and comprehension

wRiting

- handwriting, composition of written expression

numeRacy

- a wide range of numeral and mathematical skills

oRal

- good verbal expression which is clear and audible

Recall

- memory skills, equipping students to cope with exams without teaching to the exams

It is our aim to gradually and appropriately embed our 5 R’s for successful teaching and learning into technology skills and e-learning skills.

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