The staff school offers a wide range of subjects as follows:
Mathematics, English Language, Comprehension, Composition, Verbal Aptitude, Quantitative Aptitude, Science, Social Studies, Health Education, French, Yoruba, Computer, Fine Art, Islamic Religious Studies, Christian Religious Studies, Writing, Agricultural Sciences. Igbo Language, Phonics, and Music have been added to the curriculum. Chinese Language is taught in Primary five (5) we hope to extend it to other classes, given adequate instructors from the Confucius institute.
The provisional Council of the University of Lagos made a request to the federal Ministry of Education in 1966 to start a primary school for the children of staff of the University.