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Sacred Heart Primary School, Kyamusansala

Sacred Heart Primary School, KyamusansalaSacred Heart Primary School, Kyamusansala, is a private girls' day and boarding school located in the rural southern part of Uganda 194 Kilometers from Kampala. It is one of the many schools of the Society of the Sacred Heart throughout the world.

Mission Statement:

To help each child develop critical thinking, good moral and spiritual values as well as practical skills to become integrated citizens.

Vision Statement:

Founded on the Sacred Heart Philosophy of education Sacred Heart Primary School, Kyamusansala, aims at educating self-reliant citizens who are capable of transforming society.

School Motto:

Open to Learn, Love and Share.

Sacred Heart Primary School is administered by the Religious of the Sacred Heart who seek to put into effect the philosophy of education of the Society of the Sacred Heart. Specific aspects of our charism as Sacred Heart educators are as follows:

The USA Sacred Heart Networks of Schools through the initiative of Sister Irene Cullen have a Mission Immersion Program where faculty from different schools in the United States visit our school and share the Sacred Heart Education mission with our staff and pupils.

Pupils at play at Sacred Heart Primary School, KyamusansalaSacred Heart Primary School, Kyamusansala, opened on February 10th 2003 with 85 pupils and today has 530 pupils ranging from 6 years to 15 years of age. Our pupils come from different areas of Uganda and a few come from Tanzania, Kenya and sometimes from South Sudan. Our pupils come from poor families and from families who are able to pay the fees. In principle, the money from those parents who can afford the fees in addition to a substantial financial aid program helps us to subsidize financially needy students and cover our operating expenses. We are indebted to the many sponsors and donors from our different sister schools and kind individual donors throughout the world.

Students of Sacred Heart Primary School, KyamusansalaThe major subjects studied by our pupils are English, Mathematics, Science. Social Studies and Religious Education together with minor subjects such as agriculture, sewing/tailoring as well as taking part in other essential activities like games and sports, scouting, art, etc.

The Sacred Heart primary education gives the young girls of our school greatly improved opportunities for their lives.