The school was founded under the Catholic Church in the community of Gayaza parish and the entire town of Gayaza aiming to solve the problem of high illiteracy. The school offers quality education that enables the students to be self-reliant, innovative and God fearing. Our activities include teaching, learning, renovation, and co-curricular activities.
Currently, the school has children aged between 4 and 14. The school has 769 pupils, 52 teaching staff members and 13 support staff members with 12 members on the school management committee.
The school's main activities include:
Reading and writing
Drawing and painting
Playing games and practicing sports
Learning music, dance and drama
Playing with children
Gardening and farming
The volunteer's tasks include:
Assisting teachers in classes of the little ones
Engage in games and sports and other extra co-curricular activities
Interact with the children of all ages
Assist in all ways as assigned by the supervisor
Volunteers should wear appropiate clothes while on the school compound since we are working with young children.
Volunteer requirements / Skills
The volunteer should:
Be able to communicate in English
Be able to adjust to our culture
Be a good communicator
Love to teach or have a desire to be a teacher in the future
Be interested in sports
Be social and able to interact with all the community members
Be at least 19 years old
We can host both male and female volunteers, but female volunteers would be preferred.
The school is located about 12 km from Kampala.
Hosting Situation (Board and Lodging)
The volunteer will live at the school and have an own room. Breakfast and other meals are served by the school.
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