Who We Are

The Jaime Moniz Secondary School, heir to a notable educational and cultural legacy, which dates back to 1837, the year of the installation of the Liceu Nacional do Funchal, asserts itself, today, in the educational panorama of the Autonomous Region of Madeira, as a School of prestige and quality.

Continuing its history and culture, based on its motto “Tradition and Innovation”, Escola Secundária Jaime Moniz intends to continue to be a reference in the quality education it provides and a commitment to the defense of the principles and values ​​that govern education, fundamental foundations for the exercise of responsible, conscious and interventionist citizenship.

It has a stable, high-quality teaching staff with professional experience and committed and responsible non-teaching workers, as well as physical and material resources that allow it to receive a large number of students every year.

In order to respond to the profile of the XNUMXst century student, the school intends to modernize itself, creating innovative learning environments, so that its students develop knowledge, skills and attitudes, preparing them for a world in constant change.

The School was distinguished with the visit of His Excellency, the President of the Republic, Professor Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, on November 02, 2018, who granted it the title of Honorary Member of the Order of Public Instruction.


Our School, which is wanted by everyone and for everyone, has the mission to develop in students skills in the fields of knowledge, abilities and attitudes, ensuring their adaptability in a globalized and constantly changing world.


Based on the pillar of tradition, Escola Secundária Jaime Moniz is a reference school that aims to promote innovative and differentiated practices, in order to ensure an education of excellence for all, preparing its students for the challenges of the XNUMXst century.