Tag Archives: Uganda

Lower School News W/C 11.7.16

  As we approach the penultimate week of the year, the children have been busy in another exciting week. First, we have just heard that our partner school in Kafuro has just installed solar panels on their roof. This has … Continue reading

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Lower School News W/C 14.12.15

  Well the end of term is fast approaching and the Lower Juniors are busy making sure all their work is completed and all the arrangements for Christmas are in place. This week, Saxon shields have been completed and are … Continue reading

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Lower School News W/E 6.2.15

  Well, we have said goodbye this week to Molly Natumanya and Yowasi Byaruhanga from Uganda and have been practising our Ugandan numbers for when they return. Thank you to them both for telling us so much about their school and country. The … Continue reading

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Lower School News W/E 30.1.15

It has been a very exciting week this week in the Lower Juniors. As well as the usual swimming for the year 4 and music for year 3s, we have been visited by a rock band! The children all went … Continue reading

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Lower School News W/E 19.1.15

Two weeks into term and the Lower Juniors are in full swing! Children are signing up for the Talent Show later this term. The range of talents is considerable and the children can sign up for Music, Art, Dance, Drama … Continue reading

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The School We’d Like Competition – Update

We are delighted to report that Liss Junior’s entry has been selected to go through to the national final of the Guardian Teacher Network and Zurich Municipal The School We’d Like competition. To read more please visit: www.theguardian.com/teacher-network/zurich-school-competition-national-finalists-2014

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Uganda – The final post!

Well we’re home! It was a fairly smooth return home. We had a nice final meal at a hotel in Entebbe on Saturday night and were up early on Sunday ready for a 9.10am flight. This was delayed, but only … Continue reading

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Uganda – Day 13

I spoke too soon! Today started well. We had a good night’s sleep and my first hot shower in a fortnight was much appreciated. I took a quick look in a mirror (another thing missing from Hippo House) and in … Continue reading

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Uganda – Day 12

Before I start talking about today, a quick note about last night. Stu and I had been granted permission to go out on boat patrol with the rangers in order to try and catch some poachers. Both of us were … Continue reading

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Uganda – Day 11

Our first full day of leisure and I was up early at 5.55am as we were being picked up by Tadeo at 7.00am to drive to Kyambura Gorge. The gorge is located in the midst of miles of savannah, so … Continue reading

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