Our Story, Vision & Mision

Mary Elizabeth Sumner Convent was established in ------- by ...... It is a segregated educational full-boarding secondary school that is approved by the Federal /State Ministry of Education. We strongly believe that the 21st Century child should be educated with all necessary skills: moral and mental skills. The school is located at Akokwa in Ideato North L.G.A, it is amongst the best schools in Nigeria. 

At Mary Elizabeth Sumner Convent, we prepare our students to play an active role in global leadership. Our system is designed to foster their leadership potential. Our standards and expectations are also high. We pride ourselves in giving every student the opportunity to excel, to fulfil their potential, become highly qualified, equipped fully for the demands and exciting challenges of life.

Our philosophy is anchored on the premise of a strong vision for excellence, tenacity, resilience, as well as courageous and pioneering innovation.


As a body, we aim to promote women's education by providing standard education/social services through highly trained professionals in harmony with the facilities in our reach and at the same time fostering the virtuous spirit into the girl child and encouraging them to be strong Christians disciplined ambassadors of Christ Jesus and dignified members of the society. In fulfilling our mission, we seek to achieve the following:

    •      Impart high quality education to students and develop enquiring minds and a desire for knowledge.
    •      Develop strong self-esteem and high personal expectation, and acquire a set of spiritual and moral values.
    •      Equip students with the tools to excel in life and skills to manage changes.
    •      Provide conducive environment for learning, and expose students to the rich and diverse culture of the environment and Nigeria in general.
    •      Impart leadership skills. 


    Bring up young humble Christian girls who would become good Christian mothers that would build up the Church and homes on solid godly foundation to make the society a better place.


    MESCA Attractions

    •           Moral Standard.
    •           Qualified & Well Trained Teachers.
    •           Maximum Security/Conducive Environment.
    •          I.C.T Computer Technology.
    •           Well Equipped Science Laboratory.
    •           Skills Acquisition & Entrepreneurship.
    •           Social Activities such as Music Club, Brigade etc.