School

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

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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

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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

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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

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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 Director!

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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…

Meet the Uphill teachers

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The driving force behind the establishment and continued development of Uphill Junior School is the school’s charismatic Founder and Director, Muhimbise Elius, seen below in…

School Nurse for Uphill

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All private schools in Uganda are expected to have at least one health care provider on site to attend to the first aid needs…

Teacher Benon’s New Home

Poverty doesn’t just affect children in rural Ugandan communities. Even qualified teachers can struggle to make ends meet. Benon joined the Uphill Junior School…