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Uganda experienced one of the longest closures worldwide, due to the Covid 19 Pandemic, and subsequent Ebola outbreak (ending in Jan of 2023). Rising poverty, child labor and child marriages have been greatly exacerbated by the closures. Many schools closed permanently and teachers were forced to leave their chosen profession. FPA-Uganda found another
On March 19, 2020 The Ministry of Education and Sports ordered all schools closed (due to growing concerns over Covid 19), effective immediately. Our students’ homes have no water, much less electricity, Wi-Fi, or any other means of virtual learning. A school closure for our students meant that all learning ceased. Senior IV and Advanced
On November 10, 2018, the FPA Uganda High School celebrated one of its most momentous occasions since its inception in February 2015- the opening of the new Senior IV school block as well as the graduation of the Senior IV Class! On this day, 46 talented and hardworking young people were recognized for successfully completing
These two young woman are not only best friends, but they are among the top Senior III Students - at FPA's Academy of Excellence. Now that school is out, they'll spend their evening fetching water, preparing food, helping to care for their younger siblings and preparing for another long day of studies!