Welcome to Mount Saint Gabriel Secondary School Makurdi
Education at it's very best
We bring out students with academic standard
And Moral Exellence
Providing a well equipped ICT Center
For research and Development
Creating great melody of music
From the Vocals of Our all Boys Choir
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About Us

Located on the South Bank of River Benue in the heart of Makurdi, the capital of Benue State in Central Nigeria, Mount Saint Gabriel’s Secondary School, Makurdi had a humble beginning about 57 years ago, precisely, on the 14th of January, 1964 when the then Bishop of Catholic Diocese of Makurdi, Bishop James Hagan, C.S.Sp.,

Staff Strength

Mount Saint Gabriel’s Secondary School presently has a staff strength of 147. Of these 118 are teaching staff. The total number of students admitted into the school from 1964 to date stands are 11,502. There are 881 students on roll in the present 2020/21 academic session

our admin team

His Lordship, Most Rev. Wilfred Chikpa Anagbe, CMF

Bishop of Makurdi Diocese

Very Rev. Fr. Terungwa Tor

Director Catholic Education Services

Mr. Ahembe Philip Ahungwa

Acting Principal, Mt St Gabriel's Secondary School, Makurdi.

Mission Statement

“to seek and to help young people to develop harmoniously their physical, intellectual, moral and spiritual talents and qualities so that they will grow up to feel, judge, and act always and consistently in accordance with right reason, enlightened by the example and teaching of Our Lord Jesus Christ”

Vision of the School

“to be the foremost secondary school for producing first-rate graduates in science and art who will combine academic excellence with knowledge and law of God and a strong sense of ethical responsibility to develop selves and society”

News and Updates

May 17, 2021: Results of Common Entrance are out

The school management has announced the release of the Catholic Common Entrance Examination Results for those candidates that chose Mount Saint Gabriel’s Secondary School as their choice of school. 191 candidates have been invited to come for Interview on May 29, 2021 at 10am prompt at the school premises. They will be expected to come […]


The school management wishes to inform you that the Results of the Catholic Common Entrance Exam for all the schools in the diocese of Makurdi shall be released in the next edition of the Catholic Star Newspaper. The List of successful candidates who chose Mount Saint Gabriel’s Secondary School, Makurdi as their choice of school […]

Catholic Common Entrance Exam holds on May 08, 2021

It has been announced that this year’s Catholic Common Entrance Exam for admission into JSS 1 for all Catholic Secondary Schools in the Diocese of Makurdi will take place on May 08, 2021 at 10am. Requirements for the exam include an exam fee of N1500, Biro, HB Pencil and One passport sized photograph. All candidates […]