The Childville Nursery School was founded in October 1981
by Mrs. Olugbeminiyi Modupe-Ore Smith
Since its foundation, Childville grew steadily with improved facilities to enhance teaching and learning and by the end of the second term, there were about 125 children in the school.
The school was approved after the 1st official inspection by the Lagos State Ministry of Education in October 1987 and the first Head Teacher was Mrs. O.M. Smith. In January 1988, Mrs. Funsho Adeleke and Mrs. B.O. Doherty were appointed Head Teacher and Assistant Head Teacher respectively.