Oriel Girls High school aims to empower the girl child academically, socially, morally, technically and physically to enable her to become a valuable and self reliant member of the society.
We believe in
Being people centered and delighting stakeholders
Result based management
Adhering to the highest levels of ethical standards
The school was officially opened by the federal prime minister Sir Roy Welensky on 1 July 1961. It enrolled the first pupils in January 1961. The name oriel was named after oriel college an oxford college.
Permission was sought from the college of heralds to use the lions 'pasant gaurant' on the school badge.
Beneath the crest where the lion appears is the motto of the school 'MUNDUS SAPIENTA COHAERET’ which means the world is held together by wisdom.
The school colors Florentine blue, fiard blue and silver are reflected