The Lagos State Examination Board has commenced the sale of admission forms into the 16 State Model Colleges and Upgraded Junior Secondary Schools, with boarding facilities, for the year 2020/2021 academic session.
This was made known through a release by the Director of the Board, Mr. Supo Gbadegesin on Tuesday, January 14.
According to the release, a screening test will be conducted for all applicants seeking admission into JSS1 in any of the colleges.
Gbadegesin explained that the screening test is based on Paper Pencil Testing (PPT) and Computer-Based Testing (CBT) versions.
He added that any candidate who passed the test and met the required cut-off marks would be offered admission irrespective of the first or second choice of schools.
The director stressed that only the primary six pupils who have attained the ages of 10 and 11 by June 2020 in both public and private primary schools would be eligible to participate in the screening test.
He implored Parents/Guardians, Headteachers and Proprietors in both public and private schools to register their wards/pupils for a fee of N10,000 per head from 13th January to 30th April 2020, adding that late registration scheduled for May 4 – 15, 2020 would attract a fee of N15,000 per candidate.
Gbadegesin disclosed that the Computer-Based Test (CBT) would be held at ICT Room, Lagos State Examinations Board from Monday 25th to 28th May 2020, while the Paper Pencil Test will hold on Saturday 30th May 2020, at 43 designated centres across the State.