Who we are

Escola Secundária Jaime Moniz, heir to a notable educational and cultural legacy, which dates back to 1837, the year of the creation of Liceu Central 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 will continue to be a reference in the quality education it provides and has a commitment to defending the principles and values ​​that govern education, fundamental foundations for the exercise of responsible, conscious and intervening citizenship.

It has a stable, highly trained and experienced teaching staff and committed and responsible staff, as well as physical and material resources that allow it to receive a high number of students every year.

To respond to the profile of the 21st century student, the school will be modernized and innovative learning environments will be fostered, so that its students develop knowledge, skills and attitudes that will prepare them for a world in constant change.

The School was distinguished with the visit of His Excellency, the President of the Republic, Professor Doutor Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, on November 2, 2018, who granted it the title of Honorary Member of the Order of Public Instruction..


Our School, which is of everyone and for everyone, has the mission of developing students' competences in the areas of knowledge, skills and attitudes, ensuring their adaptability in a globalized and constantly changing world.


Based on tradition, Escola Secundária Jaime Moniz is a reference school that aims to promote innovative and differentiated practices, in order to ensure an excellent education for all, preparing its students for the challenges of the 21st century.