Infant Jesus Academy was founded by late Mr. Augustine D Okwechime. The Proprietress of the school is Mrs. Rose Ada Okwechime. She is the Chief Executive Officer of the School. The Board of Governors of the school is chaired by Chief Ifeanyichukwu B. Ochonogor.
The Board of Governors is responsible for formulating school policies according to the Nigerian National Policy on Education and the Catholic Education Vision and Philosophy as enunciated in the Mission Statement. The Principal is responsible for the everyday interpretation and administration of the policies of the school as handed to him by the Secretary to the BoG, Geoff Amaghereonu Esq.
The Principal is the Chief Academic Officer of the school. The Principal is assisted by two Vice Principals – Vice Principal Academic and Vice Principal Administration. Together, the Principal, the Vice Principals and the school Bursar form the Senior Management Team(SMT), of the school.
The Senior Management Team
The following personnel constitute the SMT of the Academy:
|The Most Revd Dr Otis V. Wilks||Principal|
|Franklin Odudu||Vice Principal Administration|
|Uti Azubike||Vice Principal Academic|
Heads of Departments
These are the various Heads of Departments:
|Bright Onwuegbuchulam||Mathematics and ICT Department|
|Chinenye Anozie||Languages Department|
|Stephen Njotea||Humanities Department|
|Gloria Ugwuogo||Science and Vocational Department|
|Henry Umejei||Examination Officer|
The student prefects have the authority of the school to assist in the day to day running of the school. They are primarily role models to other students. They help in day to day running of the school by assuming the roles of elder brothers and sisters to other students.