Pastor Osunjimi Lawrence Adebayo is the Proprietor, Faith Standard Schools comprising Faith Standard Nursery and Primary School and Faith Standard Cephalo Model College.
He is a practicing Christian who has attended several institutions with the following academic qualifications:
a. Teachers’ Grade II; Teachers’ Grade II College, Ipetumodu
b. Certificate in Nursery Education (CNE); University of Ibadan
c. Bachelors Degree: B. A. Education – Guidance and Counseling; University of Ado-Ekiti now Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti.
d. Masters Degree: M. A. Education – Early Childhood Education; Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife
e. Doctor of Philosophy Degree: Ph. D Education – Early Childhood Education and Development; Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife (in view).
He’s a teacher par excellence and a maker of teachers, a planner and a dynamic administrator. He is a lover of youngsters and well beloved by pupils and student who had the privilege of tutelage under his school of thoughts to laudable heights in their endeavours.
He is the brain behind Faith Standard Schools which is currently a household name in Ile-Ife, Osun State and beyond to neighbouring states in Nigeria. The school under his supervision has received several awards by local and national bodies.
The school has also represented the State of Osun at zonal competitions involving other states in the country. As part of service to the community, indigent and well deserving student are given full and partial scholarships from time to time. Faith Standard Nursery and Primary School was established in 1988 while Faith Standard Cephalo Model College was established in 1998 to the glory of God and the benefit of mankind. Both schools are operating on their permanent sites and are approved by the Government of the State of Osun. The college is accredited by WAEC, NECO and NABTEB examination bodies.
Pastor Lawrence Osunjinmi has attended several conferences for schools both locally and internationally including All Our Futures, 2011 at University of Hull, United Kingdom; an International Head teachers’ Conference organized by Aspire Trust. He is an excellent entrepreneur with over 100 workers in his establishment and a versatile public speaker who features regularly in Youth Conferences and Teachers’ training programmes. He is an author of several books including Jenrola and The Drunkard.
He was formerly the P.R.O, currently one of the association elders and a member, National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools till date.
His hobbies are writing (poems and books) and football which he enjoys playing with staff and students during novelty football matches.
He is happily married to Stella and the union is blessed with lovely and God-fearing children.