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Greenwood House School emerges winner at Francophonie Month Video contest

Greenwood House School, a dynamic nursery and primary school in Lagos was announced the winner of the 2022 video contest competition organised by Alliance Francaise.

The contest was organised in commemoration of the 2022 Francophone month.

Marine Borde of Alliance Francaise formally presented the award at the school premises.

Ekua Abudu, the founder of Greenwood House School on behalf of the school expressed gratitude and joy for emerging victorious at the competition.

“We are honoured to receive this prestigious award as the most outstanding school in the Alliance Francaise French presentation contest.

“This is a testament to the diligence and hard work of our French department after Greenwood House School scored the highest mark in the DELF exam last year.

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“Participation in contests such as this enable our students to evaluate their skills such as listening, speaking, reading, and writing in the French language against that of their peers,” Abudu said.

This year’s competition was in form of video entries allowing students to showcase their French-speaking skills. The video contest saw the participation of various secondary and primary schools in Lagos that have included the French language in their school curriculum of these schools, Greenwood House School emerged the best.

Greenwood House School is best known for its academic excellence and outstanding performance in extra-curricular activities. In the previous year, the school got the highest score in the Diplome d’ Etudes en Langue Francaise Examination (DELF) PRIM Category in Lagos State.

Earlier this year, Greenwood House School also received the Robot Technology Award for coming first at the Nigeria National Championship 2022 of the First Lego League; a competition that aimed to equip children aged nine to sixteen with Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) skills through the use of robotics.

Greenwood House School continues to take pride in developing its students’ skills and talents equipping them for a lifetime of success.

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