School Curriculum

Handmaids Girls’ Secondary School runs the Junior Secondary School and Senior Secondary School Programmes as specified in the Nigerian National Policy on Education. It offers a wide variety of academic subjects taught by a dedicated and professional staff. The student begins with a broad spectrum of subjects, which becomes more focused as  she progresses. 

In the Junior Secondary School (1 to 3), the School emphasises the basic skills in the following subjects:

  • English Language

  • Mathematics

  • Basic Science & Technology

  • Pre-vocational Studies

  • French

  • Cultural and Creative Arts

  • Religion and National Values

  • Business Studies

Senior Secondary School
Students are thoroughly prepared for the IGCSE, WAEC and NECO exams and are therefore exposed to the syllabus of the examining bodies.

The subjects offered in the Senior Secondary School are:

  1.  English Language                               
  2.  Mathematics
  3.  Civic Education
  4.  C.C.P. OR Marketing
  5.  Biology
  6.  Physics
  7.  Chemistry
  8. Further Mathematics
  9.  French/Computer/Economics
  10. Geo/Lit/Agric Sc/T.D./Home Management
  1.  English Language                               
  2.  Mathematics
  3.  Civic Education
  4.  C.C.P. OR Marketing
  5.  Christian Religious Studies
  6.  Biology
  7.  Government
  8.  Literature in English
  9.  French/Computer/Economics
  10. Visual Art/Home Management
  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. Civic Education
  4. Catering and Craft Practice OR Marketing
  5. Financial Accounting
  6. Commerce
  7. Economics
  8. Biology
  9. French/Computer/Further Mathematics
  10.  Lit/Geography/Home Management

“I found a very caring and homely environment at the university where the faculty staff and the people in the university are exceptionally supportive. I am grateful to all my CDU teachers and Professors as well as the other university staff”

Miss Nzekwe Lynda

Senior Prefect 2014/2015, Handmaids Girls' Secondary School, Kuje, Abuja

“I am the recipient of the very rare 25% Scholarship from Handmaids Girls Secondary School. The school respects the educational competency of deserving students by providing them with scholarships. I am extremely glad to be a part of Handmaids Girls Secondary School.

Elisabeth James

SS1A, Handmaids Girl Secondary School

It was the best three years of my life! The opportunities I had there, the things I got to do and the time I spent with my friends were the best.

Handmaids  is not just a school, it’s a whole experience!

Magret Luke

JSS 3B, Handmaids Girl Secondary School