ACADEMICS & STUDIES

ACADEMICS & STUDIES

The seminary ensures academic excellence to its best. It ensures that the best of teachers for classroom learning and coaching with state-of-the-art laboratories and libraries. The seminary also ensures that the students have enough time for personal studies, group studies and extra-curricula study sessions.

QUOTES

"My people perish for want of knowledge, because you have rejected knowledge, I reject you from being a Priest to me" (Hosea4:6)

THE KEY AREAS AND ASPECTS OF ACADEMICS & STUDIES

All Hallows Seminary has six classes: JSS1 A,B&C, JSS2 A,B&C, JSS3 A,B&C, SS1 A,B&C, SS2 A&B, SS3 A&B.We have qualified teachers with experience in the field of learning. They are always regular to classes and put in their best in the task.The subjects have been shared into departments which include: Pure Science Department, Social Science, Vocational / trade / entrepreneurship, Linguistics/Language. Before the end of each term the students take their exams which are conducted in well-spaced halls.

THE FOLLOWING ARE THE MAJOR THRUSTS OF THE MOST CURRENT ACADEMIC POLICY:

(A.) ONE FAILS THE TERM IF ONE FAILS:
1. Up to four subjects
2. English Language (credit) and two other subjects for SS II and SS III and three other subjects for JS I – SS I
3. Mathematics (credit) and two other subjects for SSII and SSIII and three other subjects for JS I – SS I.
4. Latin (pass) and two other subjects.
5. To secure at least a credit in both English and Mathematics

(B.) Without prejudice to the above second and third conditions, one may get Weak Pass if he fails to secure above ordinary pass (P) in either English language or Mathematics having fulfilled the above first five conditions.

(C.) ONE MAY BE PROMOTED TO THE NEXTCLASS IF: a) He passes at least two terms and annual

(D.) ONE MAY BE PROMOTED ON TRIAL TO THE NEXT CLASS IF
a) He passes at least two terms but fails the annual
b) Passes only one term and the annual

(E.) ONE MAY BE ASKED TO REPEAT A CLASS IF:
a) He passes only one term
b) He passes only the annual

(F.) ONE MAY BE ASKED TO WITHDRAW IF: a) He fails to pass at least a term or the annual
b) He repeats a class and fails to be promoted from the class to the next for the second time. Thus, a student is allowed to repeat a class only once.

(G.) IF ONE FAILS THE LATIN CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION USUALLY TAKEN IN SSII, HE IS TO REPEAT THE EXAMINTION THE FOLLOWING YEAR. SHOULD SUCH A PERSON FAIL AGAIN FOR THE SECOND TIME, HE MAY BE ASKED TO WITHDRAW.

(H.) SHOULD OTHER FACTUAL CONTIGENCIES NOT COVERED BY THIS POLICY ARISE, THEY SHALL BE SUBJECT TO THE DISCRETION OF THE RECTOR.

GRADING SYSTEM:
1- A (Excellent) 70 and above
2- C (Credit) 55 - 69
3- P (Pass) 45 - 54
4- F (Fail) 0 - 44

All Hallows Seminary has six Laboratories for use of the Seminarians

LABORATORIES

We have a fully equipped Chemistry Laboratory where students conduct their scientific research. Here, Chemistry lessons are held and students have the opportunity to practice individually the theoretical aspects of the lessons.
We have a fully equipped Physics/Biology Laboratory where students engage in scientific research, experimentation and analysis. It is spacious and equipped enough to be used by a great number of students at a time.
Here, we preserve some agro products and scientific equipments used in the study of Animals.
Our French lab also serves as our French Library. Here, we have a gallery ofFrench texts and audio devices which serve as aids to the quick,Basic Technology workshop and I.C.T Laboratory. They are all fully equipped with modern devices for practical lessons.
All Hallows Seminary has a fully equipped Information Communication Technology Laboratory where I.C.T classes are held. It is always available to the students who wish to hone their computer skills.

DAILY ACADEMIC/STUDIES TIME-TABLE

TABLE STYLE 1

# Activity Time Status
1 Classroom Lectures 7:40am - 11:00am Class
2 Classroom Lectures 11:30am - 1:25pm Class
3 Afernoon Studies 3:30pm - 4:55pm Class
4 Library Reading & Night Studies 8:30pm - 10:45pm Private & Class

WEEKLY ACADEMICS&STUDIES TIME-TABLE

# Activity Time Status
1 Tuesdays (Night Studies) 9:10pm - 10:45pm Class
2 Wednesdays (Afternoon Studies & Agric Practicals) 3:30pm - 5:30pm Class
3 Thursdays (Afternoon Studies) 3:30pm - 5:30pm Class
4 Friday (Afternoon Studies) 3:30 - 4:30pm Class
5 Saturdays (Formation Forum/Debate) 7:00am - 7:30am Communal
6 Saturdays (Studies/Essay or Letter Writing) 8:30am - 10:00am Class
7 Saturday (After Evening Prayers & Supper) Free time - No night studies Private
8 Sundays (Studies/Letter writing) 9:15am - 11:20am Class