The school was established in February 2007 and accommodates about 200 pupils from the age of 4-13 in its education service programme. It is a privately owned institution supervised by the Ministry of Education and Sports.
Improve literacy and engage professionally the educational stakeholders for a better education system
·Assist in teaching children of the age 4-12 years ·Engage in games and sports with children and teachers ·Engaging in music, dance and drama
·Mainly to teach Math and English ·Engage in games and sports with children. ·Participate in Music, dance and drama ·Support in school Gardening
·Experience in teaching desirable but not necessary ·Affinity to children ·Adaptable to local teaching culture in Uganda
December-February , April-May and August-September
The volunteer will work from 08.00 to 16.00. Monday to Friday
It is a walking distance and takes 10 minutes to get there from UPA guest house
UPA Guesthouse in Nansana or at a host family
Comments from UPA
All volunteers choosing A volunteer will teach and also be able to engage in other volunteer projects since teaching will be for only 5 hours, or specific days agreed at the project.
School project should always remember to consider the school holidays when the schools are closed in April, August – September and December to Early February.
Most of the children at the age of 7-12 can be able to speak English. The teachers at the school speak English too.
From Japan, Netherlands, Korea, Spain, Germany, France, Belgium and Finland
Uganda Pioneers' Association (UPA) is a voluntary non-governmental organisation registered with the National NGO Board (ref. S5914/114). UPA aims atpromoting community based development,intercultural co-operation and youth participation through voluntary work.