|Posted by Bwambale Robert on April 26, 2012 at 4:15 PM||comments (0)|
Kasese Humanist Primary School management is happy to inform the world that it has received a donation of 800 pencils plus 3 sharpeners which were mailed to the school via the postal system. The pencils were mobilized by the Rays Reaching Out group comprising of young children,boys and girls aged between 5 – 13 years studying at Pinchbeck Elementary School based in Henrico City in the State of Virginia in the United States.
The pencils are going to be distributed to the children at Kasese Humanist Primary School in their class works. The management and Staff of Kasese Humanist Primary School wishes to extend their sincere thanks to these young children at Pinchbeck Elementary School for extending their support to our school as this will bring smiles to the children at our school. This is a very big boost as most of our children encounter hardships in possessing the writing tools which is a basic requirement to be possessed by any learner. Most of the parents and guardians sometimes fails to buy scholastics to their children.
Special thanksgoes to Michelle West who is a Teacher at Pinchbeck Elementary School for spearheading this whole exercise through constant communications and mailing the package to us, I also thank Maria Vicky who leads the Pencil Project who connected me to Michelle.
Right now the school closed for a short holiday which is lasting for 3 weeks and the school reopens on 14th May 2012 forSecond Term and the children will make use of the donated pencils which are estimated to be used throughout the whole of the term and perhaps Third Term.
I am extending my sincere thanks to all Friends and Welwishers of Kasese Humanist School for picking the interest to keep donating to the KUHA SCHOOL PROJECT.
I end by wishing all the Children at Pinchbeck ElementarySchool a wonderful time and I remain looking forward for a mutual cooperationbetween the two school.
Yours in service,
School Project Director
Kasese Humanist Primary School
|Posted by Bwambale Robert on March 5, 2012 at 2:30 AM||comments (0)|
Kasese Humanist Primary School Computer lessons to commence in second term 2012
Kasese Humanist Primary School with effect from second term likely to kick off on 14th .May.2012 will be introducing computer lessons which are aimed to expose our students plus the teachers to computer knowledge skills like Typing, knowing more about the computer and its accessory parts, the use of the internet and several packages that we feel will help our children in future.
As the school is set up on the foundation of Science and Humanism, its very vital to introduce such lessons at the school especially as we are now in the information era and where the world now is a global village perhaps this will expose both our teachers plus the students to get exposed and enhance more the partnerships the school already has with the outside world.
On May 11th . 2012, the school is going to host a United States citizen by the names Daniel R Loving who is going to volunteer teaching both the students and the teachers computer lessons. He is doing this as a Volunteer teacher and will stay with us for a period of 4 months.
The school has now a total enrollment of 331students, only classes 4, 5, 6 and P.7 will benefit on computer lessons and the school now has 2 computers in total where one is reserved for the School Administration Office and one left at the disposal of the children.
The management and Staff of Kasese Humanist Primary School is hereby appealing to any well wisher or friend of the schoolout there to donate any computer part or computer set such that we have as many computers available to the students. Plans are underway if we succeed with this appeal to create a Computer Laboratory at the school.
The volunteer who is coming to Uganda on 10th May 2012 is Mr. Daniel R Loving can be reached at [email protected] and is willing to come by with any donated computer so incase you have a reserve computer whether used or new, we highly welcome it.
Any of the following can be donated:
Full computer set, a CPU, Monitor, Laptop,Key Board, Computer Speakers accompaned with their respective power adaptors and data cables, the voltage used in Uganda is 220 - 240 V.
On another note incase a donor wants to send funds instead to buy a computer locally in Uganda, you can send the funds to purchase a classroom computer by paypal through Atheist Alliance International via the link below:
(Then select Kasese Humanist Primary School)
Incase any one out there has a computer to donate, it can still be sent direct to the school via the postal mail system using the school address below:
Kasese Humanist Primary School
Attn: Bwambale Robert (+256 785 195561)
More information about the school can be found on the school website
Many thanks for supporting our school project in this Computer Appeal Cause.
With science,we can progress is the motto of the school.
|Posted by Bwambale Robert on February 21, 2012 at 11:15 AM||comments (0)|
Kasese Humanist Primary School pupils on 21st February 2012 had smiles on their faces as they were supplied with Brand New Pens from Pen for Kids Organization based in the United Kingdom. The shipment of pens amounted to 4000 enclosed in 4 separate boxes with each containing a 1000 pens.
The pens were received by the School Project Director Mr Bwambale Robert and the shipment had been sent byTNT World Express who delivered the shipment to Entebbe and later after clearance with the Customs, the package was sent to the Kasese School by alocal agent working for East Africa Courier Company.
On behalf of Kasese Humanist PrimarySchool, i am thanking the Pen for Kids UK courtesy of Mr Malcolm and Mr Claus of Pen for Kids Denmark. Our school has benefited twice from this organization, earlier last year, over 2000 pens wassent to us and pushed the school for a full year with surplus donated to neighbouring schools. The same thing is going to be done by distributing to sister schools as a gesture that we humanists share the little we get with other people irrespective of their beliefs, race and cultural background.
You can view photos of the kids upon receipt of the pens donation on this link below:
PEN FOR KIDS ORGANIZATION
|Posted by Bwambale Robert on December 5, 2011 at 7:45 AM||comments (0)|
Kasese Humanist Primary School on 4th December 2011 held its first Anniversary event at the school. The function ran from 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM at the school site. All the parents/Guardian of the pupils plus some of the Sponsors of the children turned up at the event.
The Chief Guest on the function was the Municipal Education Officer Kasese Municipality who attended in full swing, a number of prominent politicians and Local Council representatives of Railway Village attended the function as well.
The Parents were entertained by the pupils, a Public address system was installed at the event where soft music was in the back ground. All our children participated fully in singing to the parents, presenting plays and poems and a Marching Parade that ran from the school site to the neighbouring suburbs of Kasese Town. The local people too attended the function and also tasted the foods that we had prepared to those invited.
On that same day,parents took with them home the report cards and files of their children. The first,second and third children in each class were awarded gifts to thank them for the good work done in excelling in academics.
Photos of the event are being uploaded on our Flickr Page.
Each year, a similar function/event is to be performed.
The school Director Bwambale Robert thanked all the people who attended the School Parents Day & First Anniversary and urgued the local people to support the school by giving us more children and fulfilling the obligation of paying school fees to sustain the school.
|Posted by Bwambale Robert on October 17, 2011 at 12:30 AM||comments (0)|
Our school on Sunday 16th October hosted a team of 4 visitors from East African Playgrounds Organization, a UK Charity that engages in activities of constructing play grounds for local schools and communities in East Africa.
The Team had came to the school purposely to assess the school needs as concerning the status of the playing area for our school children. The team comprised of Tom, Carla, Jack and a Ugandan guy based in Jinja.
Their website can be visited via this link http://www.eastafricanplaygrounds.org
Check out the Photo of the Team at http://www.kaseseunitedhumanistassociation.blogspot.com
|Posted by Bwambale Robert on August 22, 2011 at 12:45 AM||comments (0)|
Kasese Humanist Primary School on 16th.08.2011 received a Text book donation from the International Book Project Organization based in the United States. The books received were 34 in number covering major subjects in Primary Science, Reading & Comic Books.
The books were delivered to the school by Bwambale Robert the school director. The books arrived in absence of the pupils as they are still in their holidays and when the school gets open on 5th.September,the book donation will be presented to the children plus the school staff.
Kasese Humanist Primary School has got A REFERENCE NUMBER with the IBP organization and will periodically be receiving book donation from this organization in more years to come.
On another note, the school recently received a shipment of text books and school supplies from one of our
School Advisory Board Member called Emily Fountain based in New Zealand .