situated at 17, Iyobosa Enterprises Way, Off Erediauwa, Off Ekenwan Road, Benin City.


situated at 5, Obasogie Street, Off Uhenuyi Street, Off Boundary Road, GRA, Benin City.


situated at 10, Okpe Road, Off Ekenwan Road, By ITF Building, Benin City.



Obtained his Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) and Doctorate (PhD) Degrees from Nigeria Premier University, University of Ibadan. He is an Environmental Consultant. Dr. Uzu is the Chairman Board of Governors Franej Educational Centre.


Holds B.Sc (Hons) Degrees in Biology Education, M.Sc in Hydrobiology from University of Benin, M.A and PhD Degrees in Educational Administration from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. She is the Founder/C.E. O, Franej Educational Centre.


Engr. Ugochukwu Uzu


Mrs. Ijeoma Enelamah


Dr. (Mrs.) Onyinye Emefiene


Engr. Ikenna Uzu


Mrs. Evbuomwan-Igiesuorobo D.


Mr. Ofuafo O. Matthew


About Us

Franej Educational Centre is a vibrant, pro-active and progressive educational institution, renowned for its academic excellence and moral uprightness. The educational activities in Franej are tailored to meet the academic, social, emotional and physical needs of the child. At present, Franej Educational Centre consists of three schools:

  • Franej Montessori Academy, situated at 5, Obasogie Street, Off Uhenuyi Street, Off Boundary Road, GRA, Benin City
  • Franej Montessori School, situated at 17, Iyobosa Enterprises Way, Off Erediauwa, Off Ekenwan Road, Benin City - providing qualitative and pragmatic educational and Day- Care services for pupils and babies.
  • Franej International High School, situated at 10, Okpe Road, Off Ekenwan Road, By ITF Building, Benin City. The three schools are located in a serene environment.

Franej Educational Centre prides itself for staying at the cutting edge of academic excellence. With the support of the experience and devoted teachers, coupled with the good infrastructure and state of the art facilities, pupils and students graduate with flying colours at the National Common Entrance Examination, the State Primary School Leaving Certificate Examination, S.S.C.E, G.C.E. and JAMB Examinations.

At Franej, our objective is to guide, support and inspire our pupils and students to attain their full potential. The overall school life is characterised with trust, loyalty and commitment. We strongly believe that we are all equal, we respect and value one another and as a team, we are agent of transformation.

To actualise our mission, the three schools operate on solid infrastructure with spacious, cross-ventilated classrooms, well stock library, equipped ICT room with functional internet facilities, modern Science laboratories, well equipped Music Studio, Recording Media Studio, Art Studio, Sport Facilities – Volley Ball, Basket Ball, Football, Table Tennis, etc., a variety of special Montessori educational resource materials and recreational gadgets.

To complement the structures on ground, the three schools parade qualified, experienced, seasoned and devoted teachers in all subject areas without compromising standard.

Franej Educational Centre is furnished with modern gadgets and educational teaching aids.

Franej Educational Centre operates qualitative co-curricular activities which have made her popular among households in Benin City and beyond. Parents and others are overwhelmed by the dexterity of our students in our school media outing “Franej Anchor Forum”, Musical performance, Cultural troop performance and out of school competitions. Her ex-students have bagged the most esteemed first-class degree from reputable universities in Nigeria, and have achieved great feats in their careers, businesses and other endeavours of life. For all franejites, excellence is a watch word, striving for the highest achievement in all aspects of schooling is everyone’s determination. Franej School is termed the Award-Winning School, having clinched several awards in school competitions over the years.

To be a leading School in the provision of functional and qualitative education, where every child shall achieve success and graduate as a holistically trained entity.

1. To create an enabling environment where every child will be nurtured and given the opportunity and encouragement to excel and actualize his or her potentials. 2. To inculcate the spirit of self-dignity, self-worth and the fear of God in every child.

To partner with parents and the Society towards the Success of the Child that will be the pride of all concerned.

1. Wholesome development of the child. 2. A safe, supportive and caring learning environment. 3. Respect, Honesty and integrity. 4. The Commitment of quality employees. 5. The pursuit and celebration of excellence. 6. Effective partnership with parents towards the education of the child.