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EDUCATION FOR LIFE: GRUNDTVIG EMERGES “BEST IN VALUE-BASED EDUCATION” and “LIFE SKILL DEVELOPMENT SCHOOL OF THE YEAR 2016”

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Grundtvig International Secondary School, Oba, Anambra State was honoured at the 2016 edition of the WEST AFRICAN QUALITY EDUCATION AWARDS which held at the Banquet Hall of Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Ikeja, Lagos on Friday 1st July 2016. The School was presented with a plaque and a certificate for emerging WINNER in West Africa of […]

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NELSON MANDELA, MAHATMA GANDHI, AND ALBERT EINSTEIN GET THEIR OWN ‘OBI’ HOSTEL BLOCK

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Following the School’s oversubscription last year and the wonderful encouragement from parents, work commenced earlier this year on the construction of the ‘obi’ hostel block for the Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi, and Albert Einstein Houses to the delight of students. The building is scheduled to be completed by the end of July 2017. Already, Nnamdi […]

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NELSON MANDELA, MAHATMA GANDHI, AND ALBERT EINSTEIN GET THEIR OWN ‘OBI’ HOSTEL BLOCK

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Following the School’s oversubscription last year and the wonderful encouragement from parents, work commenced earlier this year on the construction of the ‘obi’ hostel block for the Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi, and Albert Einstein Houses to the delight of students. The building is scheduled to be completed by the end of July 2017. Already, Nnamdi […]

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GRUNDTVIG ALUMNUS BAGS 1ST CLASS HONOURS AT UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR

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We felicitate with our ex-student Millicent Ubong who has just bagged a First Class Honours degree in Theatre and Media Studies at the 30th Convocation Ceremony of the University of Calabar held on the 11th of March, 2017.  The University of Calabar is one of Nigeria’s second generation federal universities and was founded in 1975. […]

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Bishop Visits GISS; Confirms Students

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Our school is firmly grounded on Christian principles and all students are encouraged to practise their faith as Catholics, Anglicans, Pentecostals, etc. Our school has hosted bishops and leaders of the various denominations. Last Saturday was one such occasion. The Catholic Auxiliary Bishop of Onitsha Archdiocese, His Lordship Most Rev. Dr. Denis Chidi Isizoh, graced […]

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US President, Barack Obama, A Fan of Grundtvig-Inspired Education

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US PRESIDENT, BARACK OBAMA, A FAN OF GRUNDTVIG-INSPIRED EDUCATION: ‘On a more serious note, Obama added his own gratitude for the strong cultural influences the five nations have had in the U.S., in particular the Danish pastor N.F.S. Grundtvig, whose education philosophy inspired Tennessee’s Highlander Folk School, where several prominent civil rights leaders trained. Grundtvig’s […]

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GISS CELEBRATES CULTURAL DAY

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It was fun at GISS, Oba on Saturday 14th November, 2015 as the school celebrated Cultural Day. The aim of the celebration was to make our students understand our culture and values. The event attracted traditional rulers, GISS alumni, parents and dignitaries from all walks of life. Highlights of the event included traditional breaking of kolanut, […]

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SUMMER EXCURSION TO THE UNITED KINGDOM

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From 21st to 30th August, 2015 some students of Grundtvig International Secondary School, accompanied by Mrs Chineze Odiari (VP Academics Junior), were in the United Kingdom for a ten-day educational summer tour. They first camped at the PGL Camp in Liddington, Swindon, where they engages in activities like rock climbing, map reading and location finding, […]

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GISS Gets New Multimedia Hall

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Grundtvig International Secondary School’s new Chinua Achebe Multimedia Hall has just been completed by Finlab Nigeria Limited. The country’s leading science equipment and furniture designers. The multimedia hall has a capacity of 200 persons sitting. This hall will be used for Students’ educational and social activities like drama, lectures, training, workshops, seminars and meetings.  

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Dr. Kachi E. Ozumba (1942 – 2011)

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In 2011, our founder and chairman of the Board of Trustees of Grundtvig Movement of Nigeria departed this life. This was a sad event that all of us at Grundtvig Movement of Nigeria felt deeply. However, months after, we grow in admiration of his vision which was fundmental to the founding of Grundtvig Movement of […]

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