Lagos State Government has announced that transfer screening into public secondary schools in the State will hold on Wednesday, 17th August, 2018. The exercise will be conducted in the Six Education Districts by 9.00am to determine the fitness of the students into the classes they applied for in the State owned Secondary Schools.
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mrs. Adebunmi Adekanye who made this known at the Conference Room of Ministry of Education, said that applicants are to obtain clearance slip from the Office of Tutor-General/Permanent Secretary of the school of choice in other to ensure that there is vacancy. Applicants should note that transfers are made into only JSS.II and SS.I.
Application forms according to her should be obtained and returned to the office of the Tutor- General/Permanent Secretary of the Education District of the proposed school of the applicants for a fee of Five Thousand Naira (N5, 000) only, payable to any Skye Bank Branch, Account No: 4030010449, Agency Code: 4280000 and Sort Code: 32534/4040043. Applicants are implored to ensure that they get clearance before paying as the fee is non refundable.
Adekanye said Payment and Collection of Forms will commence on Friday, 20th July, 2018 while submission of same will close on Friday, 17th August, 2018. Applicants for transfer into JSS.2 class are to attach 2nd and 3rd term promotion examination results of J.S.S 1 class while those seeking transfer into SS.1 are to attach Basic Education Certificate Examination (B.E.C.E) number. In addition, all applicants are to attach evidence of 3 years tax payment of their parent or guardian, Photocopy of LASSRA Identity Card and receipt for the application form.
The Permanent Secretary noted that, Admission will be subject to vacancy in the proposed schools. She reminded students and parents that there won’t be transfer into Model Colleges/Upgraded Schools, JSS.3 & SS.2 classes and there will be no inter-state or International school transfer. Parents of successful applicants will be notified through text messages to the phone number supplied by them.