About Silver Crest
Welcome to Silver Crest School
Silver Crest School is guided by the philosophy that children learn in different ways. Each child is unique thus emphasis is placed on the development of the total child by identifying and nurturing his or her inborn creativity, strengths and interests.
We support inclusive education and strive to create a holistic learning environment that enables children to explore, discover and engage; an environment that supports the education of the ‘whole’ child.
Our aim is to develop impressive individuals who are confident, independent and ready to flourish.
- Robust Curriculum
- Conducive and well-secured environment with CCTV monitoring
- Access control in our buildings
- Fully air-conditioned classrooms
- Small classroom sizes of a maximum of 12 pupils per class
- Caring and dedicated staff
- 21st century digital learning techniques
- Well-equipped library and sick bay
- Co-curricular activities
- Afterschool care
Meet Our Founder/CEO
Mrs Uche Monu
Uche Monu is the Founder and CEO of Silver Crest School, Lekki, Lagos.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in French language, a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from the University of Nottingham UK, an Advanced Diploma in Educational Leadership and Management and is an Alumni of the Lagos Business School Senior Management programme (SMP47).
She is a certified Montessori Directress with an International Diploma in Montessori Method of Education. As an advocate for inclusive education, she also holds a Diploma in Special Education Needs.
Her passion for educating and nurturing children dates back to 2010 when she founded and successfully ran an after-school centre to harness and develop different skills in children.
Being a dynamic visionary with a strong commitment to excellence, she maintains her professionalism and continuously hones her skills by attending relevant training courses to improve her skills and technical knowledge of the education industry.
She has attended several educational short courses, seminars and conferences such as the Meadow Hall finishing school for teachers, succeeding at leading a learning community executive coaching program by LAIT foundation Africa, numerous professional development and classroom observations in London and Nairobi to mention a few.
Uche is also a travel consultant and an has attended several trainings and seminars in the travel industry.
She is married and blessed with 4 children.
Her passion propelled her start a holistic school. Being a dynamic visionary with a strong commitment to excellence, she decided to hone her skills by training and acquiring more knowledge making her a professionally trained educationist.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in French language, a Post Graduate Diploma in Education (International) from the University of Nottingham UK, Meadow Hall finishing school for teachers, Continuous professional development and classroom observation in London, UK, an Advanced Diploma in Educational Leadership and Management and is an Alumni of the Lagos Business School Senior Management programme (SMP47).
She is a certified Montessori Directress with an International Diploma in Montessori Method of Education and also holds a Diploma in Special Education Needs. She is an advocate for inclusive education.
Uche is also a travel consultant and an has attended many trainings and seminars in the travel business sector. She is married and blessed with 4 children.
We strive to create a holistic learning environment and to raise 21st century lifelong learners that are adaptable and able to thrive globally.
To inspire young minds to be the best they can, showing care and respect for self and for others.
Character grounded in the core values of respect, excellence, dedication and integrity and trust