Onoriede International School Ughelli is a day and boarding school with an annex at Oteri-Ughelli, Delta State. It was established by Col. Onajiteh Peter Onoriede (retd) in February, 7th 2005. It is a private model institution based on the UBE and 6-3-3-4 system of education. The institution was established to assist the government in the much desired nation building and for parents/guardians to achieve their hopes and aspirations on their children/wards.
Nowadays, many graduates find it difficult to get job after obtaining degrees not because they are not good in their various discipline but the education system has continue to place emphasis on the training of students for white collar jobs.
Aims and Objectives
Our aim is to lay the solid foundation for our young men and women with ambition and willingness to learn programmes of studies that will make them capable of using their hands and brains, the method which will in effect not only enhance our chance of technological advancement but steer the youths along the path of excellence and self employment. Success is attained by careful planning of the various programmes for students, who are guided by specialists with an intimate knowledge of the respective fields. No doubt, they will help in no small measure in placing the nation on a citadel of great success.
More clearly put, the students of Onoriede international School are carefully organized to ensure that they receive not only first class tuition in their academic work but are given the basic entrepreneurship training to make them able to establish on their own in their respective position in business and in the industrial world, while those academically inclined will perform wonderfully well in tertiary institutions anywhere in the world.
It is the tradition in Onoriede International Schools to encourage healthy competition and hard work among the students in all classes. Thus the Col, O. ONORIEDE FOUNDATION awards scholarship to any student who excels in his/her class at the end of all termly examination. Prizes are also given to overall best students in the various subjects at the end of every session to promote hard work and excellence.