About Us

You are welcome to St Francis Catholic Secondary School, a Jesuit college in the Archdiocese of Lagos founded by a Jesuit priest Fr. Francis Cusimano, S.J. St. Francis is run by Jesuits in the tradition of…


St. Francis Catholic Secondary School runs the Junior Secondary School and Senior Secondary School Programmes as specified in the Nigerian National Policy on Education.

School Life

A Jesuit student encounters many opportunities for growth and formation through his involvement in class and community events, his participation in all activities, and his commitment to the education of the whole person….


Newly admitted students

Information Centre


Easter Enkindler, Holiday Delight, e.t.c
come collaborate with us

Our Mission




As a Jesuit secondary school, St. Francis Catholic Secondary School, Idimu, strives to provide quality education geared towards academic excellence, formation of character and care of the whole person (cura personalis) through the development of the intellectual, the physical, the spiritual, the aesthetic/creative, the affective and the imaginative dimension of the person. We inspire our students to reflect, to question, to learn, to love, to pray. To serve and lead. Our staff members dedicate themselves to a caring and dynamic interaction with students both inside and outside the classroom.




” Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam”

upcoming Events

School Debate/Mid-Term Break

Eloquentia Perfecta Debate/Mid-Term Break
February 19, 2020. February 23rd, Students return from Mid-Term break.

Ash Wednesday/ Inauguration of New Prefects

Ash Wednesday/ Inauguration of New Prefects
February 26, 2020


Cultural Day/Visiting Day
February 29, 2020 

Open Day

Open Day
March 11, 2020

End of Term

April 3rd, 2020

Our History

St. Francis Catholic Secondary School (SFCSS), Idimu, is a Catholic school run by the North-West African Province of the Society of Jesus. It was founded in 1990 by a Jesuit priest, Fr. Francis Cusimano, S.J. the first set of students arrived in January 1991. The School is located in Idimu, Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State. It stands on a six-acre piece of land that was donated to the Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos by the royal family of Idimu, the Olorunfunmi Family. Fr, Francis Cusimano, S.J., was at that time the…

Learn More
Our Vision
  1. To admit students, employ teachers and appoint board members who embrace our mission.
  2.  To attract, inspire and retain an outstanding faculty and administration and to offer ongoing programmes of professional development
  3. To organize formation programmes for staff and ensure that the Ignatian/Jesuit character of the school remains vital
Learn More

Fact Corner

What Makes Us Different

Jesuit Education
Equipped Library
Qualified Teachers
Boarding Facilities
Modern Laboratories

Contact Us Now
+234 815 0453 561

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

Events and News

  • Jesuit Annual Festival

    With the exception of a few, most Lagosians are oblivious to the phenomenal art and cultural life that is fired up every year inside the premises of St. Francis Catholic Secondary School, an elite school in Idimu, Lagos.

  • 28th Annual Inter-House Competition

    As part of efforts to groom future leaders, St. Francis Catholic Secondary School has organised its 28th Annual Inter-house sports competition

  • Service Programm

    Jesuit student encounters many opportunities for growth and formation through his involvement in class and community events, his participation in all activities…

  • Ignatian Spirituality

    The Spiritual Exercises are a compilation of meditations, prayers, and contemplative practices developed by St. Ignatius Loyola to help people deepen their relationship with God…

  • Administrator's Distinguished List

    Names of students that are exceptional for the 2019/2020 Academic (first term)

  • Russel Smith Chairman, Leslie Oghomienor, Visits Tunnel of Hope

    One of the primary principle and traits of legendary leadership is the individual’s involved honest commitment and devotion, and above all…