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TAICO AWARDS

 

2001/2002 Session

• 1st Prize in the Senior Choral Competition held at the MUSON Centre, Lagos.


2004/2005 Session

Sunday Abolarin (SS3) and Oluyinka Ige (SS3) participated in the 2004 National JETS Mathematics and Science Competition. Sunday was placed 1st and Oluyinka 5th. Sunday went on to represent Kwara State and his brilliant performance (1st Place) in the 2005 Kwara State JETS Quiz and Projects Competition qualified him to represent the State in the National Competition in Akure, Ondo State

Boluwatife Ade Dosumu (SS3) and Sunday Abolarin (SS3) were winners for Kwara State of the 2004/2005 NAFDAC Consumer Safety Club Secondary Schools Essay Competition. They went to Abuja for the Award Ceremony.

Uanhoro James (JSS3) came 1st in the Cowbell Mathematics’s Competition held at State level. He went on to represent the College at National level in Abuja where he was placed 5th out of the 36 States with 94%. Winning a total of N20,000.00

Temitayo Ajiboye (JSS3) was placed 5th in the Peak Mother of the Year Essay Competition winning a Bursary of N10,000.00

• The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has named Thomas Adewumi International College to “be amongst the seven most elite schools in the country” in the PUNCH Newspaper of Friday, 4th February 2005.

2005/2006 Session

• Last session’s JSS3 pupils gained an overall 98.75% pass rate in their JSS3 National Examinations, without any examination malpractice!

• Last session’s SS3 pupils gained an overall 97.4% pass rate with 88.6% pass at Grades A - C in the WAEC Examinations, again without examination malpractice.

• Last session’s SS3 pupils gained an overall 97.4% pass rate with 87.8% pass at Grades A-C in the NECO Examinations, without examination malpractice!

Julius ADEBAYO (SS3) flew to Jakarta, Indonesia to represent the College and Kwara State in the World Finals of the Science Olympiad. He won Bronze Medal and gained the best marks out of the whole of Africa.

JuliusAdebayo(SS3) won the Zonal Finals of the NNPC National Quiz in Nassarawa State, competing against Benue, Niger, Nassarawa, Kogi, Plateau States and FCT Abuja.

Julius Adebayo came second overall in the NNPC Science Quiz Final held at Abuja.

Ugochukwu EZIKE (SS3) won 3rd Prize (and N10,000.00) out of 56 entries in the 7th Professor J P Clark Essay Competition, organized by the Solidra Circle, Lagos, for his essay ‘CORRUPTION IN NIGERIA – THE WAY OUT’.

Ilaya ONIKO (Class of 2004) gained a Scholarship to study Electrical Engineering at the Eastern Mediterranean University, USA. Ilaya gained the highest score (1330/1800) in English, Mathematics and Quantitative Analysis

Victoria AKANYA (Class of 2005) who has been accepted on a Foundation Course to read Medicine at Abbey College, Cambridge, UK

Tolulope Babade has been nominated to be part of the Nigerian Contingent in the IEARN International Conference and Youth Summit in the Netherlands in July 2006.

Julius Adebayo won Gold Medal at the State Final of the Physics/Biology Olympiad

Julius Adebayo won the Silver Medal at the National Finals of the Physics/Biology Olympiad held at Abuja.

Adefere Toyosi and Ajibola Opeyemi won the Bronze Medal at the National Finals of the Biology Olympiad held at Abuja.

• Medals for Outstanding Performance at the Citizenship & Leadership Training Centre, Lagos by SS 2 Pupils.

Oyeyipo Yetunde and Afolayan Adedamola came 2nd in the French Competition and Quiz held at Ilorin during Francophonie Day 2006.

• Gold Medal in Songs and Poems rendition by Babatunde Oluwatobi, Martins Adeola, Okunola Wura, Malade Folashade, Fawole Tolulope and Malomo Eyitayo during the Francophonie Day 2006 at Ilorin.

2006/2007

  • Winner of the 2007 'BEST POST-PRIMARY SCHOOL AWARD' (NANS)
  • James Uanhoro came 1st in Kwara State STAN Competition
  • Dolapo Ademokoya and Salaudeen Zainab were elected President and Secretary General of the Nigeria Model United Nations Conference for 2007 out of 2,000 pupils.
  • James Uanhoro came 1st in NNPC State Final
  • Hassan Amirah (JSS 3) came 3rd in the NAFDAC Junior Category.
  • The College was named in 2007 by the Mathematical Association of Nigeria as the best school in Kwara State in Mathematics, Physics and Informatics

2007/2008

  • In 2008 James Uanhoro (SS3) represented Nigeria in the World Finals of the Science Olympiad in Taiwan winning the BRONZE Medal and again gaining the best marks out of the whole of Africa.
  • 1st in Kwara State in the NYSC HIV/AIDS DRUG FREE QUIZ
  • Winner of the 2008 'BEST COLLEGE in NIGERIA AWARD' for 'EFFECTIVENESS IN EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT' (NANS)
  • National Quality and Most Admired Secondary School Award by QUALITY MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE, LAGOS
  • 1st and 5th places at the National Mathematics Quiz.
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th places at the Battle of Brains Competition at the state level.
  • 1st and 6th places in the Awokoya Quiz organized by the Chemical Society of Nigeria at the state level.

2008/2009

  • In December 2008 Habibah JIWO represented Nigeria in the World Science Olympiad in South Korea, winning the BRONZE Medal.
  • Awarded the 2008 WASU 'Golden Achievement Award for Excellence' in Ghana. The First Anglophone School to win this Award in West Africa.
  • In July 2009 Adeyemi ADEOLU and Oluwaseun OYEWOLE won the Best in Microsoft Word 2003 and Best in Microsoft Excel 2003 in Nigeria. They will represent Nigeria in Toronto, Canada in the World Finals of the Microsoft Office Specialist Examination.
  • 5th Nationally in the Space Science Quiz Competition organized by Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
  • In December 2009 Oribim TEKENA-LAWSON will represent Nigeria in the World Science Olympiad to be held in Azerbaijan.

 

2009/2010 SESSION

  • TAICO won second place in the Rocket Competition organized by the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) in Abuja.
  • The College Choir came FIRST in the Musical Concert 2009 Competition held in Offa on the 24th October 2009.
  • TOLULOPE JIMOH becomes the National Champion in Microsoft Excel 2007 in the Microsoft Office Competition organized by READMANNA Ventures Limited, Lagos.
    BUKOYE OPEYEMI and GIWA RAHMAT came second in Microsoft Word 2003 and Microsoft Word 2007 respectively.

2010/2011 SESSION

  • Ebewele Ehiremen came FIRST in the 2010 JETS Essay Competition organized by the Nigerian Society of Engineers. Ehiremen won a splendid Trophy and N25,000 in cash.
  • OYEWOLE AYODEJI became the National Champion in Microsoft Word 2007 in the Microsoft Office Competition organized by READMANNA Ventures Limited, Lagos.
    ADIA Faithful and ASALA Jeremiah came second and third respectively.
  • TAICO was selected by MICROSOFT as a Pathfinder School as part of its worldwide Innovative school's programme.

2011/2012 SESSION

  • Every year the Commonwealth of Nations (of which Nigeria is a part, being one of 54 countries that was formerly part of the British Commonwealth) ) organizes a Competition for pupils from member countries.

    This year there were over 2,000 entries from 25 countries and TAICO was amongst the winners!

    Congratulations to:
    Mofejesu Titus-Adewumi (SS3) Silver Certificate for Writing
    Saudat Atta (SS3) Silver Certificate for Writing
    Oluwatosin Dada (JSS3) Silver Certificate for Painting
    Taiye Hassan (JSS3) Silver Certificate for Painting

    Lola Yusuf-Aliyu (SS3) Overall 2nd Place for Painting
    Lola Yusuf-Aliyu (SS3) Overall Winner of the Nigeria Award

  • 2nd Position at National Culture Quiz Competition for Secondary Schools in Abeokuta. Congratulation to Moses Adebara and Salaudeen Lolade

  • 2nd Position at the Nigerian Society of Engineers Jets Essay Competition 2012.

  • Congratulation to Joy Alabi for coming first in the Essay competition organized by PTDF tagged "Catch them Young"

  • Congratulation to the following students for their performance at the National Science Olympiad Competition (State level )
    • 1st Position in Informatics - Adara Oreoluwa
    • 1st Position in Mathematics - Ajiboye Ife
    • 1st Position in Physics - Agbana Divine

  • 2012 COWBELL National Mathematics Competition Kwara State Senior Category 2nd AJIBOYE Ifeoluwa
    Junior Category 5th AWOTUNDE Emmanuel 6th TEKENA-LAWSON Omiete 11th ABDULHAMEED Farouk

  • Congratulations to Tonbra Gbeworo and Jimoh Adeoluwa Blessing who came 1st in the Junior Mathematics Competition organized by the Mathematical Association of Nigeria, Irepodun Zone.
  • Congratulations also to Atte Anuoluwapo who came 1st and Moses Adebara who came third in the Kwara South Senatorial District Spelling Bee Competition out of 36 competitors. The duo will be competing at State Level in Ilorin on 19th June. Haneefa Muhammed was outstanding as the best contributing student from the audience and got the loudest applause.

  • Congratulations to Memudu Tariq and Alao Oluwaseyi for coming second and third respectively in the NNPC Kwara State Finals. They will represent Kwara in the Zonal Final in Minna between 14-16 June.

 

  • Two of our Students Moses ADEBARA and Anuoluwapo ATTE participated in the Great Spelling Bee Competition at State level having qualified from the South Senatorial Districts in the previous edition.
  • Moses made it to the 5th Round whilst Anuoluwapo came 4th in the 7th Round.

    Anuoluwapo along with 11 other finalists will travel to either Ghana or South Africa next month and will also be participating in the grand finale on the 28th June in the State Banqueting Hall.

    Muhammed HANEEFA also made the school proud by participating exceedingly well from the audience.

    CONGRATULATIONS to all three of our splendid students.

 

  • Congratulations to Anuoluwapo ATTE (SS2) on winning the Gold Medal (First Position) in the 12th Edition of the Great Kwara Spelling Bee Competition. 

    She won:
    • =N=200,000.00 scholarship for University next year
    • A cash prize of =N=100,000.00 from the Governor of Kwara State
    • A trip to South Africa between 28th July and 7th August
    • A laptop
    • Plaque and Medal
    • Mattress
    • Lots of individual prizes from different companies
    Mr Olaifa also won a trip to South Africa at the same time as being the best coach from schools who attended.

    Yet further testimony to the high class education being offered to your wards at TAICO.
2012/2013 SESSION
  • NATIONAL DEBATE COMPETITION

    During the last week, two of our pupils Anuoluwapo ATTE and Oghenefejiro OMU have been battling away in Lagos in the National Debate Competition with all 36 States of the Republic taking part. Anuoluwapo and Oghenefejiro represented Kwara State.


    We are thrilled to report that Kwara State WON the debate! Congratulations to them. TAICO is simply the best!

 

  • ATOYEBI ESTHER became the National Champion in Microsoft Word 2007 and ADETUNJI KAYODE became the National Champion in Microsoft Word 2010 in the Microsoft Office Competition organized by READMANNA Ventures Limited, Lagos.
    AJAYI Oluwakemi and ADETUNJI Kayode came second in Microsoft Word 2010 and Microsoft Powerpoint 2007 respectively.

 

  • Nigerian Mathematics and Sciences Olympiads 2012
     
     
    I am delighted to tell you that the results of the recently concluded Nigerian Mathematics and Sciences Olympiads Competition held at FEDERATION level have now been released. The top ten in each category are awarded prizes and it goes without saying that TAICO was again OUTSTANDING in its performance.
     
    Results:
     
    Biology
    2nd Place      
    Makanjuola Oyeniyi
    Chemistry  
    5th Place       
    Adeboye Pelumi
    Physics                
    2nd Place      
    Agbana O. Divine
     
    3rd Place       
    Obi Farinde Feyisayo
     
    4th Place        
    Memudu Tariq
    Senior Maths      
    1st Place        
    Ajiboye Olukanyinsola
    Informatics
    1st Place       
    Adara Oreoluwa
     
    3rd Place       
    Atte Anuoluwapo
     
    7th Place       
    Omu Ogenfefejiro
    Junior Science   
    2nd Place     
    Adewara Dabtra
     
    10th Place
    Abdullahi Faidat
    Junior Maths       
    5th Place     
    Tekena-Lawson O
     
    6th Place      
    Chukwuma Emeka
     
                  
    CONGRATULATIONS to all who participated and to their teachers for their commitment and outstanding performance.