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…

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SFCSS appoints new Students Representative Council Members and Officers, also Student Judicial Council.

Newly admitted students

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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”

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Public Holiday

May 27th, 2022. 


Students take up administrative roles in the School
May 30th, 2022


Parents and Teachers meeting

June 4th, 2022.


June 4th, 2022


June 12th, 2022

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…

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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
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What Makes Us Different

Jesuit Education
Equipped Library
Qualified Teachers
Boarding Facilities
Modern Laboratories

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+234 815 0453 561

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

Department Contact Info


1810 Campus Way NE
Bothell, WA 98011-8246


Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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Student Resources

Events and News

  • UNILAG's best graduating Chemical Engineering student, 2022

    2022 best graduating Chemical Engineering student at UNILAG, Mr. Olowookere Feranmi visits his Alma mata (SFCSS)

  • canonization of St. Ignatius of Loyola and Francis Xavier

    400th Anniversary of the canonization of St. Ignatius of Loyola and Francis Xavier

  • 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.

  • 29th Annual Inter-House Competition

    “… this should have been the 30th edition, but due to Covid-19 pandemic we could not have the inter house sports competition last year…”

    – Fr. Francis Koshoffa, SJ.
    School Administrator.

  • 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 2021/2022 Academic (second term)