Oct 20, 2020, 5:56 PM
Exam classes are resuming serious study for their respective exams at both the primary and secondary schools.
Oct 15, 2020, 4:19 PM
Today, our two candidate (exam) classes Primary 7 and Secondary 4 re-opened following government approval at both sites (with glowing reports), but no news yet on when the other classes can return.
Sep 24, 2020, 12:55 PM
Bernard Wandera was selected as head teacher for our all-new Gill Sherlock Secondary School because of the quality of his leadership skills...
Sep 21, 2020, 3:25 PM
As with all schools in Uganda, our two schools closed early in Covid-19 - now we’ve heard that just the two candidate classes (Primary 7 and Secondary 4) will be allowed to re-open on Oct 15...
Jul 22, 2020, 5:10 PM
When the country went into Covid-19 lockdown, many teachers in Uganda lost their income. Some directors of private schools are even selling their premises to service the bank loans they had secured to run their schools.
Jul 9, 2020, 12:47 PM
A new disadvantage for the children in Namatala slum is being unable to access the government’s TV-based learning programmes during the Covid 19 lockdown. To overcome the problem, teachers are making home-learning visits to the Primary 7 learners, who are due to take their primary leaving exam at the end of the year.
Jan 22, 2020, 4:55 PM
Results for the 2019 exam were released last week, and this has been another good year for Child of Hope. All 29 pupils passed their important Primary Leaving Exam, seven in division one and the remaining 22 in division two.
Nov 19, 2019, 4:23 PM
The youngest nursery class recently joined in pancake-making after reading a story book called Mama Panya’s Pancakes.
Aug 29, 2019, 4:22 PM
Revising for exams during school holidays isn’t always easy in the Namatala slum, especially if your whole family lives in one room, or there’s no electricity. So, when Moses (a former CoH pupil) wanted to study for his O-levels with his friends from Mbale Senior Secondary School, we made a classroom available in our primary school.
Jun 24, 2019, 9:49 AM
Classroom learning at Child of Hope took a new twist as pupils’ learning went global – with a shared live maths lesson with a class in Bristol!