Marywood Girls College (M.G.C)
31, Franklin Street, Lagos
Mon-Fri : 07:00 - 17:00

Daily Routine

The students wake up at 5am, Monday to Friday, and 5:40am at weekends. They freshen up and at 5:50am, have their morning functions. At 6:30 daily except Thursdays and Saturdays, we have the celebration of the Holy Eucharist. Assembly is at 7:15am and school closes at 2:20pm. Prep is observed daily from 4:30pm-5:30pm and &pm- 8:45pm. The students head for their dormitory freshen up and at 9:45pm have personal meditation/prayer. Light out is at 10pm. GREAT SILENCE.

We observe siesta from 3pm-4pm on week days and at weekends 2pm-4pm. Our laundry days are Tuesdays and Fridays; Sports: Wednesdays and Sundays and for Saturdays, 1stSaturday of the month is: Studies; 2nd and 4th is: socials; 3rd is: use of library/E-library, listening to news and reading of newspapers. Thursdays and Saturdays evenings are for music class. We also have moral instructions and catechesis on Sundays.

Health Care

We have nurses on board every time and ones in a while visit of the doctor. We also have a credible infirmary. Our students are insured with a reputable health insurance company where they are treated while in school or on holiday. The school is affiliated to the Federal Medical Centre in Ebute-Metta Lagos, where the students are treated when there is immediate need of a medical doctor’s attention.

Power Supply

There is to a great extent, supply of electricity from Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN). We also have as back up a 40KVA generating plant, which is properly managed and serviced every 200hours.


The students eat very well in school with a well-planned menu stemming from the idea of balanced diet. We take 3 square meals daily, with additional pre-breakfast, tea break and post supper. Our snacks include corn flakes, golden morn, beverages, buns, doughnuts, popcorn, cake, chin chin, fish pie; fish roll etc. fruits are not neglected. Fruits such as oranges, water melon, pineapple, banana etc. students are entitled to personal cutlery and cup. Plates are supplied by the school. There is adequate supply of clean water for drinking since the school has a well installed REVERSE OSMOSIS (R O) for purifying their water. The students are encouraged to eat well so as to be healthy and are supervised by the teachers on duty.


The students are always excited during games and they participate fully and actively in the company of the games teacher and teachers on duty. There is a great variety of sporting activities such as Volleyball, Badminton, Basketball, Table tennis, Skipping and a well-equipped room for GYM.

We have sports committee who organises different sporting activities to engage the students after examination as well as ensures that all sporting facilities are in order.

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