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March 27, 2024

World Poetry Day

In preparation for World Poetry Day, we organised a Poetry competition as a joint project with King Edward’s School, Birmingham, UK. We invited learners to write a poem for World Poetry Day, an…
February 20, 2024

Our Valentine

On 14th February, our Grades 6 & 7 learners visited one of our local ‘compounds’ to read traditional African Stories to the people who live there. During the cholera-extended end-of-year bre…
January 27, 2024

Spectacular achievement

Tamika Simpamba, in Grade 11 this year, has been selected to play for the Zambian U17 women’s football team. It is a spectacular achievement. Two years ago, Tamika had never left our local compo…
January 27, 2024


This year, we have welcomed two new secondary teachers: Mr Fred Kunda and Ms Tawanda Phiri. We recruited Fred from a school in Lusaka to teach Integrated Science and to transform the way we use …
January 27, 2024

Wonderful exam results

We were thrilled by our learners’ results in the 2023 national examinations. 95% of our Grade 7s passed and proceeded to secondary education – compared to an average of only 69% across all other…
December 4, 2023

Poem Wins International Prize

We’re thrilled to announce that, this past term, a poem written by a small group of our Upper Secondary learners was selected to be performed at the opening ceremony of an international conference …
November 18, 2023

Some more ‘tools’ for Mukwashi

In the past few weeks, we’ve been able to use the generous gifts we’ve received to purchase some more of the resources and equipment we need. We’ve now bought all the equipment we need for our l…
November 18, 2023

Examination month

November is non-stop national exams. Our forty Grade 7s were the first to be tested, and this year their exams were even more important. The government has recently decreed that only those w…
October 17, 2023

Some ‘Tools for Mukwashi’

The school has started using the funds it’s received to buy the ‘tools’ it needs. We began by investing in professional garden tools for our staff and learners to use in their Agricultural Science …
September 29, 2023

Design & Sew

We try to provide our learners with a balanced curriculum which builds good character and stretches them academically, but which also equips them with some deeply practical skills which are relevan…

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