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About St. Thomas Group of Schools

St. Thomas Group of Schools was founded in 2003 by Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Ogagan as a government approved private educational institution.

Situated in Orerokpe, the Headquarters of the Okpe Local Government Area and capital to one of the many kingdoms that make up the historic Urhobo Nation.

Over the years, St. Thomas Group of Schools has become popular for maintaining high educational standards, inculcating moral discipline and instilling a high level of integrity in the lives of the leaders of tomorrow. Students of St. Thomas Group of Schools are availed inimitable opportunities to grow in confidence while developing their peculiar personalities in a safe and happy environment. Here, they are nurtured to be the best in their quest for greater things.

As a testimony of the quality education and discipline for which we are renowned, our students excel in external exams such as The National Common Entrance, West African Junior and Senior Secondary Examinations thus positioning them for entrance into the best Universities across Nigeria and overseas.

This feat has been made possible by our committed and energetic teaching and non-teaching staff in addition to the immeasurable support from parents and guardians.

Our Mission

" To prepare and inspire God's children for works of faithful LOVE and SERVICE, developing in them spirit of TEAMWORK, HUMBLENESS and to have deep ACADEMIC knowledge; for the attainment of LEADERSHIP and EXCELLENCE."

Our Vision

" We aim for the fullest possible development of the whole child, ultimately preparing him for LEADERSHIP and life's many rich experiences. To develop mentally, socially, morally, physically, psychologically and spiritually. "

Our Values

1. Commitment to human development especially that of a child.

2. Dedication to the delivery of the best contemporary education with practical and theories.

3. Impacting good morals and acceptable societal values.

4. Encouraging students to develop passion for academic excellence using facilities - Library, Laboratory, and ICT.

5. Building academic independence in a child.

6. Sound managerial ideas.

7. Experienced and qualified teachers for quality service delivery.

8. Good relationship with our Parents / Guardians.

Our Staff

Qualified teachers with the right attitude are employed. Minimum qualification is NCE. The care and gentle guidance of pupils is critical, hence only loyal, dedicated, highly motivated and experienced care-givers and teachers are retained. With our team of well trained, dedicated, motivated and experienced teachers, the education of your child is assured. Our teachers know it's more a "calling" than it is a "job". Quality education is important and that makes great teachers. We know that quality education occurs when an environment is safe, stable and caring. With our team of well trained, dedicated, motivated and experienced teachers and non-academic staff the education of your child is assured.

Examination Bodies

West African Examination Council (WAEC)

National Examinations Council

St. Thomas Group of Schools is registered with

Delta State Ministry of Education

Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education

West African examination council (WAEC)