About Us

Progressive secondary school umunya was founded in April 1963 as Anglican Girls’ grammar school umunya by the church missionary society ogidi district as shown in the school survey plan (EC/15/65) The first sets of students were admitted in the same year 1963. The war interrupted in their graduation which would have taken in 1968, they later graduated in 1971. The school motto is “Arise and shine” The school became a co-educational in 2005/2006; the school name was later changed to progressive senior secondary school, umunya. The state governor Mr. Peter Obi renovated the school’s laboratory block in 2008 and provided It with science equipment and computers. In 2003, he renovated one storey classroom block containing twelve classrooms an administrative block, a hostel block and three blocks used as the teachers quarters. In addition, he also provided laboratory equipment, sporting equipment, library text books and computers. In another development the Telfund Abuja via the ministry of education Awka (MOE/AN/COMM/190/VOT11) built blocks of 3 classroom with office and 3 units of external toilet in 2013. Read More


The curriculum of Progressive secondary school umunya, is designed to take care of the Interest of students from all parts of the world.


With our team of well trained, dedicated, motivated and experienced teachers, the educatcion of your child is assured


Progressive secondary school umunya shall provide qualitative education to students passing through the school. And provide opportunities for Good moral character and models through her MOTTO: ARISE AND SHINE


The school looks at intellectual academic standard that will place every student on top of academic learning with the view to produce self – vocational skills and professional abilities.

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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 knows it's more a "calling" than it is a "job". Quality education is important...and that takes great teachers. We know that quality education occurs when an environment is safe, stable and caring.

E-Learning is the use of electronic media, educational technology and information and communication technologies (ICT) in education. E-lessons are designed to enhance the effectiveness of learning for a new generation of children. The school is an e-learning center. Step into the modern world of Educational Technology and E-Learning. .

  • Birth certificate
  • Entrance score slip
  • 2passports
  • letter of undertaking parents /guardian
  • NOTE: Any fee paid is non-refundable and The School provides at payment, school uniforms and Exercise books. Textbooks are supplied in the school.

    Subjects .:|:. Junior Secondary School:

    In junior secondary school, ( JSS1-3), We are offering the following subjects

  • English language / Literature
  • Mathematics
  • Basic Technology
  • Home Economics
  • Cultural and Creative Art
  • Computer Science
  • Business Studies
  • French Language
  • Music
  • Nigeria Languages
  • Social Studies
  • Physical & Health Education
  • Religious Education
  • Agricultural Science
  • Basic Science
  • Civic Education

    Subjects .:|:. Senior Secondary School:

    In senior secondary school, ( SSS1-3), We are offering the following subjects

  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • Literature in English
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Nigeria Languages
  • Agricultural Science
  • Economics
  • Computer Science
  • Government
  • Christian and Religious Studies
  • Geography
  • Civic Education
  • Foods and Nutrition

What People Say About Us

  • it is a pleasure to work with the school personnel, it is problem-free, and the students get exactly what they need.

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  • Progressive Secondary School is like a regular school. The students have art, gym, music. dance. There are special clubs etc.

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  • I must take time out to express my sincere gratitude to each one of you for enhancing my life and the life of my Daughter

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Aguakpu Umunya, Anambra State

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