What We Do?
Employ 14 full-time teachers and a number of trainee teachers
Educate 954 pupils: this year grade 7 children achieved 98% pass rate which is significantly higher than local Government schools
Work with local families through our Parent Community School Committee to further the aims of the school
Support extra curricular activities: netball team, football team, choir. The netball team were regional champions in 2009 with one individual attaining National representation.
Supply resources to the school: desks, electric sewing machines, filing cabinets, blackboards, writing equipment, chalk
Small business development and capacity building: Mill project, sewing project.
Established an Aids/HIV awareness programme - the first in the area.
Supply staff with mosquito nets.
Development of a small orphanage and crèche
Outreach programme: teachers go out into the village to recruit more children to come to school..
Liaise with supporters such as Rotary International, Soroptimists, Inner Wheel and private sponsors.
Regular meetings of Trustees both in the UK and Zambia.
Annual visits to the school to help with projects and infrastructure, this also gives valuable education and life skills to UK school children
Liaise with local and national Government and Zambia Open Community Schools (ZOCS)
Plan strategic development.