School

Uphill Nutrition Project

In the middle of 2018, a young pupil at Uphill fell and broke his leg, a childhood accident. While he was being treated for…

Needles and Stitches

Do you remember learning how to knit? Knit one, purl one, drop several and invent a few… As an avid knitter since a child,…

Meeting Needs’ Latrines

As we all know, you can never have too many toilets in a school! Thanks to a generous grant from the charity Meeting Needs,…

Soap and Clean Hands

I’m a germ, get me out of here! by Liddy Laird Did you know that only 0.05% of Ugandan rural school children have access to…

Accidents will happen

broken leg but no cast broken leg but no cast

Wherever there are children with high spirits and the joy of rising to the challenge, there will be the occasional accident. In this young…

Clean water for Uphill

water filters for Uphill water filters for Uphill

Clean water is essential for good health, everywhere in the world, but this can be difficult to achieve at times. When we first became…

Uphill on the road

When you think of school transport you probably think of a white minibus, or one of those yellow American school buses, and Uphill Junior…

Low-Tech, High-Fun

Uphill children learn simple games Uphill children learn simple games

Sometimes it’s the simple things that bring the greatest rewards. As there is no electrical power at Uphill (yet) and it was the rainy…

Admin Block: Almost There

Power for Education Power for Education

During our recent trustee visit to Uganda we were delighted to see progress with the new administration building. The builders hope to have this…

Congratulations Mr & Mrs Director!

cutting the cake cutting the cake

On Sunday 25 March 2018 Uphill school Director Muhimbise Elius married his lovely bride Tushabe Shalot in St Peter’s Church, Iruhuura. Their gorgeous daughter…