Admission into Creche is nine months and up Play group 18 months and up Nursery three years and up.

Each child would be guided into appropriate activities and learning experience at their pace. No undue emphasis is placed on formal academic work.


Admission in Primary Education is strictly by test in literacy , Writing and Arithmetic.

This is the basic requirement as to ascertain the level of each applicant in order to place them in the right class that matches their ability.

Pupils are expected to take the year/primary six leaving certificate examination, National Common Entrance and entrance exams into Doregos Private Academy


Admission into secondary school is strictly by examination and interview.

The Entrance examination into Junior secondary school year one takes place during the second and third semester of the present academic year. Only successful applicant will be granted admission. Applicants must be 10+ and presently in year/primary six at the time of applying. There’s also late admission in exceptional cases where successful applicants do not take up their offer examination is conducted during the summer in the month of August/first week September.

Entry into other classes are based on availability. We however do not admit students into final year classes. Parents of student seeking admission under these circumstances are advised to contact the school.

The requirement for admission into this programme is a minimum of 5 credits in relevant subjects including English language and Mathematics in WASSCE, NECO Cambridge‘o’ Level or other equivalent examinations.


The requirement for these Programme- Applicant/s must have completed Senior Secondary Two/Year Ten or may have attempted/ completed Cambridge ‘O’ Level or SSCE equivalent. Applicant/s must present documentation to back up their application.

Application forms are available at the various campus
Fees are stated below:

St Bernadette School             –   7500.00  NGN
Doregos Private Academy    – 10000.00  NGN

For Enquiry:
SBS Akoka: +234 9098771418
SBS Ipaja: +234 9098771437
DPA: +234 9098771453

Entrance Examination Day at Doregos Private Academy

On the day of entrance exam,  all applicants should report to Doregos Private Academy (Ipaja Campus) Bernardino Doregos Street, off BO/BQ Street,Fede ral Housing Estate Akinogun, Ipaja, Lagos State.
Applicants are expected to arrive between 8.30am and 8.45am for briefing. Exam commences at 9am. Applicants should bring writing materials such as pen, pencil and eraser.