Yewa Secondary School Old Student Association (YESSOSA) celebrate their 60th Founders Day (Diamond Jubilee)

 

Brief History of Yewa Secondary School, Igbogila 

Yewa Secondary School, Igbogila; The oldest post-primary educational institution in Yewa North, formally known as Egbado High School, Igbogila, was founded on October 27th 1956 by the Methodist Mission of Nigeria, Egbado Circuit, with an all embracing support of the host-town and a wife spectrum of other communities in Yewa North. Both the Egbado Divisional council and Egbado Ketu District Council provided financial assistance for development.
In accordance with the change in the name of the geographical area in which the school is located from Diabem to Yewa, the school's name was changed to Yewa Secondary School in April 1999 to reflect the new mime.
The school is situated on old Eggua Road on a land area of 94.8 acres donated by five families in Igbogila. It is co-educational with boarding facilities provided from inception. Normal classes took off on 1st April, 1957 with 33 students under the Principal-ship of Mr. E.A Adeyemo, who left in December of the same year to found his own school. 
Below are the photo of event of the 60th Founders Day (Diamond Jubilee)
Picture of student during rally


 His royal highness, oba Olanloye of Igbogila welcoming the old students of Yewa sec. during their homage paying to mark their 60th year anniv.
 
  
Teachers of Yewa sec. preparing camp fire wood for the camp fire night to commemorate the founder's day of the sch.


Students of Yewa well sitted while lecture was going on at their golden jubilee celebration.
 
Dr Adeyanju of TASUED delivering lecture to Yewa students in commemoration of their 60th year anniv.
Array of panel of judges with principals and some of the old students of Yewa sec. during the 60th celebrations of the sch.
 
Ironical tallest boy Yinusa Kabir being being presented award during the 60th anniv. of the sch.
 
Quiz competition between the girls and boys of Yewa sec. during her 60th anniv. The girls eventually won the contest
 
Spelling bee competition among the junior and senior students of yewa sec. at 60th anniv.
 
Yewa Secondary School Old Student Association (YESSOSA) celebrate their 60th Founders Day (Diamond Jubilee) Yewa Secondary School Old Student Association (YESSOSA) celebrate their 60th Founders Day (Diamond Jubilee) Reviewed by A. Lincoln on October 29, 2016 Rating: 5

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