Our aim is to provide a Christ-centred, holistic, qualitative and value-based functional education to young children.

Enfant Jesus International schools Cotonou (EJS) was founded in order to create a happy atmosphere where pupils and scholars can work to the best of their ability, discover and build their talents and grow steadily in confidence and maturity. We wish to develop the qualities of integrity and build their talents.The nursery and primary departments provide an international education in English and French for children from the ages of four (4) to eleven (11).

 The school will prepare children academically and emotionally for entrance into secondary schools. We value not only academic success but encourage talents of all kind whether in academic studies, art, drama, music, or games, and take the position that the child who is worthwhile as the brilliant scholar, artist or athlete.

The school days: begins at 7:45am. There is a mid-morning break at 10:00am. The lunch reak is at 12:00 and students are required to bring their own lunch or buy food at the school canteen/refectory. The afternoon session commences at 1:00pm and finishes at 4:00pm.

Our Vission/Mission Statement

Animated by the Charism of Miss T. I Nwabuike, Foundress of Enfant Jesus International School Cotonou (EJISC), EJISC is committed to providing Christ-centred, quality, value-based and quality education to pre-teen children. The School aims at developing the whole child into a balanced, self-reliant, steward of the earth and its resources as well as a creative co-builder of the future. The School strives to achieve these goals through the provision of a conducive environment, dedicated staff body and an ordered progression of learning.

School Anthem

IJS,Infant Jesus International
IJS,is a school with a difference
IJS,Infant Jesus International School
Is on the move to bring education for social radicalization
From the grass root to the top we offer socialization oooo that is strongly academic.....
A lady of God is our able proprietress,the staff and the management are efficient......
We are running at the highest we are purchasing the goal and the best is our expectation our lessons are intensive our teachers are wonderful they know the secret of excellent.
And there is no failure in the dictionary of IJS
So shall it be.........
So shall it beee.........

I pledge to infant Jesus international School to be faithful loyal and honest to obey the school authority and to bring about the social radicalization in my alma mata so help me God.